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In post-revolution Egypt, a fierce fight over coal imports
Louise Sarant | The fight over coal demonstrates the continued influence of powerful business lobbies in Egypt
Report: World Bank policies in Egypt may exacerbate climate change
Jano Charbel | World Bank policies are increasing carbon emissions in Egypt, exacerbating risk for the most vulnerable
Democratizing Egypt’s energy roadmap
Isabel Esterman | Decisions about energy policy in Egypt are usually made behind closed doors, with little room at the
Dispatch from Paris: Where does Egypt stand in COP21 negotiations?
Louise Sarant | The COP21 climate negotiations in Paris are entering a critical phase. In about 24 hours, 195 countries
While renewables stall, coal powers ahead
Isabel Esterman | In recent months, Egypt has announced plans to build the country’s first two coal-fired power plants,
Cabinet announces plans to import coal
Isabel Esterman | After months of debate about importing coal, Egypt’s Cabinet says it has made the most decisive step
Egypt working toward energy mix, not coal imports, claims Iskandar
Amira Salah-Ahmed | Egypt is working towards finding a new energy mix for industry, and particularly for cement plants, according
Future of Egypt’s coal imports still topic of heated debate
Isabel Esterman | With Egypt in the grips of both an economic crisis and a severe power shortage, the question of whether
The coal war
Louise Sarant | Two weeks ago, a giant mountain of coal was erected in the port of Alexandria. Uncovered, and barely
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Is renewable energy really too costly for Egypt?
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Egypt, China grow closer with new development deals worth blns
Anti-coal campaign: Import of coal to Egypt’s ports is ‘a crime against Egyptians’
Will coal use spread beyond the cement industry?
Egypt to rely on coal for 25-30% of energy
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