wind farms

  • Egypt Produces 1,000 MW Electricity from Gabal El Zeit, Zaafarana Wind Farms

    Egypt Produces 1,000 MW Electricity from Gabal El Zeit, Zaafarana Wind Farms

    Sunday, 3rd February 2019

    The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy seeks to boost production capacity from wind farms through new projects such as the 250 MW generation project that operates by 3 companies.

  • Egypt Signs $400M Wind Farm Agreement

    Egypt Signs $400M Wind Farm Agreement

    Sunday, 10th December 2017

    The Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy signed a $400 million agreement with a private sector company to establish a wind farm.

  • 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.

  • Elsewedy Electric to Build 2 Wind Farms

    Elsewedy Electric to Build 2 Wind Farms

    Tuesday, 28th November 2017

    Elsewedy Electric Company and Marubeni Corporation are looking to build two wind farms in Egypt

  • NREA Looking to Set Up Company to Manage Wind Farms

    NREA Looking to Set Up Company to Manage Wind Farms

    Thursday, 2nd November 2017

    The New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) is looking to establish a company to manage wind farms across the country.

  • Egypt Launches Spare-Parts Tender for Wind Farms

    Egypt Launches Spare-Parts Tender for Wind Farms

    Thursday, 26th October 2017

    The Egyptian New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) is launched $164 million tenders to secure spare parts and execute maintenance work for wind farms at Zaafarana area.

  • NREA to Establish BOO Wind Farm

    NREA to Establish BOO Wind Farm

    Wednesday, 18th October 2017

    The New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) will work with Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) to build a wind farm, using the build, own, operate (BOO) framework.

  • Firms Invest $3b in Phase II of FiT

    Firms Invest $3b in Phase II of FiT

    Sunday, 15th January 2017
    Thirty one companies are contributing in phase II of the energy purchasing Feed-in Tariff (FiT) program with investments $3b to build solar and wind power plants with capacity 1,845MW.
  • Egypt to Build Wind Farm in Suez

    Egypt to Build Wind Farm in Suez

    Thursday, 20th October 2016
    The New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) will partner with Orascom Construction, Franc's GD France, and Japan's Toyota to establish a wind farm with a capacity of 250MW of electricity in the Gulf of Suez.
  • Egypt to Invest Over EGP 100b in Power

    Egypt to Invest Over EGP 100b in Power

    Tuesday, 20th September 2016
    The Egyptian Minister of Electricity and Renewable Resources, Mohamed Shaker, stated that Egypt must produce a total of 21,952 MW of power until 2018, to meet local demand. This requires investments estimated at EGP 111b.