New $30m loan to support business energy efficiency in Egypt

They will cover investments in technologies such as thermal insulation, solar panels, geothermal heat pumps and water-efficient irrigation systems

New wind farm in Egypt gets $206m boost

The West Bakr Wind project will have a capacity of 252MW and is expected to produce enough renewable electricity to power around 350,000 homes

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Vodafone dials in to 100% solar power in Egypt

The firm plans to build between 20MW and 25MW of new solar infrastructure by the year 2025

New initiative supports women in green energy in Egypt

It aims to enhance employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for women in the industry

BP starts producing gas from major field in Egypt

The second stage of its West Nile Delta development is producing around 400m cubic feet of gas per day

Renewables could provide 53% of Egypt’s power needs by 2030

The nation would, however, need to increase its investments to £4.9bn a year

Siemens completes giant combined cycle power plant in Egypt

It will generate enough electricity for up to 40 million people

Middle Eastern nations ‘plan to add 41GW of new coal over next decade’

That’s based on projects that have been announced and those currently waiting to be granted permission

WHO: Air pollution levels ‘dangerously high’ in many countries

The Indian city of Delhi and Egypt’s Cairo have been revealed as the world’s most polluted megacities

EU-Egypt ink new energy partnership

They aim to open up investment opportunities and tap into the “immense potential” in solar, wind and gas