solar plants

  • Egypt to tender 500 MW solar plants in 2018

    Egypt to tender 500 MW solar plants in 2018

    Thursday, 7th December 2017

    Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy plans to launch tenders for the establishment of 500 MW solar power plants during the first quarter of 2018.

  • Egypt to Increase Local Component of Wind Farms to 40%

    Egypt to Increase Local Component of Wind Farms to 40%

    Monday, 4th December 2017

    Egypt's current local component to wind farms is estimated at 30%, with the aim to increase renewal energy manufacturing to 40% in wind farms and 30% in solar power plants.

  • Scatec Solar to Invest $500m in Egypt

    Scatec Solar to Invest $500m in Egypt

    Sunday, 23rd April 2017
    Egypt may receive Scatec Solar's $500m investment by October, and 40 solar power plants may be established by 2018 in Upper Egypt’s Benban village, in Aswan.
  • Namibia Receives 250 Solar Units from Netherlands

    Namibia Receives 250 Solar Units from Netherlands

    Wednesday, 22nd June 2016
    The Dutch Minister of International Trade and Development, Lilianne Ploumen, donated 250 solar units to groups of Namibian children living in households without electricity, which were distributed via established welfare projects and NGOs.
  • Saudi Arabia Seeks Investors for Solar Plants

    Saudi Arabia Seeks Investors for Solar Plants

    Sunday, 12th June 2016
    Saudi Electricity Co. (SEC) is seeking bids from international developers to build two solar-power plants in Al-Jouf and Rafha in the north of the country.
  • TAQA to Build New Solar Plants in Egypt

    TAQA to Build New Solar Plants in Egypt

    Wednesday, 2nd December 2015
    TAQA Arabia is seeking to expand its solar power generation projects in Egypt.