Egypt: AMEA Power signs PPAs for wind and solar

Issue 429 - 17 Dec 2020 | 1 minute read

Dubai-based AMEA Power announced on 16 December that it has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) with Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) for a 500MW wind project in the Gulf of Suez and a 500MW solar PV scheme in Aswan governorate. The PPAs were initially signed for 500MW of wind and 200MW of solar in December 2019, but the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy increased the size of the solar project to 500MW.

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