Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Ministry of Electricity and Energy
  • Ministry of Environmental Affair
  • New and Renewable Energy Authority(NREA)
  • Electric Utility and Consumer Protection Regulatory Agency (EgyptERA)
  • Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC)
  • Renewable Energy Law (Decree Law 203/2014)
  • Electricity Law 2015
  • Egyptian Renewable Energy Plan
  • Investment Law No. 72 of the year 2017
  • Egypt-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • Egypt Policy Database
  • Egypt Data Portal
  • IEA Egypt Energy Statistics
  • Egypt Energy Monitor
  • The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy
  • IRENA RE Resource data
  • Detailed Techno-Economic Analysis of Solar-PV Projects – Egypt Case Studies
  • Building Domestic Capabilities in Renewable Energy: A Case Study for Egypt
  • Benban Solar Park: Case Study
  • Case Study: ACWA Power teams up with IGBC on USD 185 mn structured loan
  • Capacity Building and Skills Development in the Solar Energy Sector in Egypt: The Case of Tiba
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 235.37 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    4.18%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    120
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 7391.7 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    18.18%
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    28.52%
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    1657.77 kWh
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    8.26%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    NA
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    NA
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