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Supergiant in the sea: Who reaps the benefits of the Eni gas find?
Isabel Esterman | A “supergiant” gas field has been discovered off the Egyptian coast, the Italian energy company Eni
After a law liberalizing the electricity sector, Egypt scores major investments at summit
Isabel Esterman | This weekend in Sharm el-Sheikh, electricity sector deals dominated at the Egypt Economic Development
Feed-in tariff: A small step in the right direction
Isabel Esterman | When Egypt finally approved a feed-in tariff on September 16, the move was initially hailed as the government’s
Egypt’s natural gas quagmire
Isabel Esterman | On May 5, at the height of a heat wave that brought electricity blackouts back to Cairo with a vengeance,
Egypt’s military companies flirt with solar energy
Isabel Esterman | This month’s issue of the Armed Forces magazine “Al-Defaa” (Defense) features a full-page ad with
On the politics of energy price hikes
Isabel Esterman | Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb announced today that savings from planned natural gas price increases would
Economy in a week: Tax talks
Sherif Zaazaa | This week sees the World Bank’s Spring Meeting on tax talks, a conference on how to boost Egypt’s
Factories in the dark
Isabel Esterman | Egypt’s peak energy consumption season is still months away, but fuel shortages and power cuts have
Economy in a week: The scramble for other energy options
Sherif Zaazaa | Egypt’s energy debacle continues this week with conflicting statements from the Petroleum and Electricity
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In search of an energy vision
Amidst the fragmented politics of the last six months, one of the most pressing questions has been how
Egypt to import 55 cargoes of natural gas
Zohr gas field steals the show at Euromoney
Italy’s Eni finds ‘supergiant’ gas field in Egypt’s waters
Egypt signs €8 billion power deal with Siemens
Will coal use spread beyond the cement industry?
Egypt to rely on coal for 25-30% of energy
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