Sudan and South Sudan have come up with a draft deal to develop oil cooperation, including resuming production from key oil fields.
The ministry completed the project and requested operational trial from the Sudanese side in March, but it received back a reply that there is no electricity minister in Sudan.
Egypt is expected to begin operating the 100-MW first phase of the electricity link with Sudan by the end of this year, according to government sources.
The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company will soon launch a legal tender for companies to execute the transformers substation and lines for the electricity linkage project with Sudan.
Egyptian Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker has met with his Sudanese counterpart Moataz Mousa in Khartoum to discuss establishing a 220,000-voltage-capacity electricity linkage.