Cairo swaps gas power for wind with Acwa


Issue 445 - 11 Sep 2021

The cancellation of the only confirmed gas-fired generation scheme in Egypt’s project pipeline and its replacement with a large wind farm provides final confirmation that the future expansion of power capacity will be dominated by renewables and underlines the already established commercial terms that developers must be ready to accept.

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