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24 March 2020
Italy's energy giant Eni to review Middle East projects due to coronavirus
Italian energy company Eni said on Tuesday that it is reviewing its energy projects in the Middle East because of the coronavirus outbreak and current oil market conditions.
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24 March 2020
Sound Energy gets Morocco gas facilities approval
Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company, said Moroccan authorities have given an approval for a gas treatment and compression complex, including liquefaction facilities.
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23 March 2020
Energy communities are now allowed in France
A footnote in France’s energy legislation had been holding back the development of collective self-consumption in the country, limiting such projects to ‘experimental’ status with terms of no more than five years. The removal of this footnote at the beginning of March means that energy communities for self-consumption are now permitted across the country.
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23 March 2020
Total to Build Largest Battery-based Energy Storage Project in France
The development of renewable energy that is intermittent and decentralized requires the security of the electricity grid through flexible electricity storage capacities, especially in the form of batteries.
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23 March 2020
Egypt raises renewables share in energy mix by 3.3%
Cairo – Mubasher: Power generation in Egypt from new and renewable sources has reached 2,871 megawatts per hour (MWh) in 2017/2018, up by 3.3% from 2,780 MWh during 2016/2017.
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23 March 2020
Egypt invests $7.8bln in energy projects during H1-19/20
Cairo – Egypt has completed a total of 156 projects in the oil, electricity, and renewable energy sectors with total investments of EGP 28.7 billion during the first half (H1) of the fiscal year (FY) 2019/2020.
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20 March 2020
Algeria toughens its energy efficiency policy
The renewable energy issue is a national priority in Algeria. The APRUE is striving to do the same with energy efficiency, since the agency estimates the potential savings in the residential sector at 36% of its total energy consumption.
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20 March 2020
French energy group Total buys Global Power Wind France
PARIS (Reuters) - French energy group Total (TOTF.PA) has agreed to buy Global Wind Power France for an undisclosed sum, it said on Friday, as it steps up investment in the renewable energy sector.
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18 March 2020
Egypt on energy transition track
CAIRO – 18 March 2020: Egypt mainly depends, in all its energy-related activities, on three major sources: oil, natural gas and the hydroelectric power generated from the large dam projects over the Nile: the High Dam, Aswan I & Aswan II dams.
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17 March 2020
Egypt cuts dividend tax and energy prices to soften coronavirus impact
CAIRO, March 17 (Reuters) - Egypt is reducing energy prices for industrial users and cutting the tax on company dividends, it said on Tuesday, as part of measures to soften the economic impact of the coronavirus.
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13 March 2020
Wind energy becomes the first technology in Spain
Wind energy becomes the first installed power technology in the peninsula, ahead of the combined cycle that until now had been the leader.
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10 March 2020
Azelio launches energy storage at Morocco's Noor solar complex
MSweden-headquartered renewable energy firm Azelio has completed the installation of its renewable energy storage solution, with 24-hour clean power production, at the Noor Ouarzazate solar complex in Morocco.
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9 March 2020
‘Excellent News:’ SDX Energy Discovers Commercial Gas in Northern Morocco
Rabat – British company SDX Energy discovered commercial gas findings during a recent drilling operation in northern Morocco.
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8 March 2020
Lebanon crisis: 'The country needs our energy
Lebanon crisis: 'The country needs our energy
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6 March 2020
Azelio Inaugurates Renewable Energy Storage Project at Ouarzazate Noor Complex
Rabat – Swedish company Azelio officially launched its renewable energy storage project at Noor Ouarzazate solar complex in Morocco on Thursday.
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ENG
6 March 2020
Portugal: Solar and biomass energy set new records in February
The electricity produced in Portugal is increasingly coming from biomass and solar energy. These two energy sources reached new historic highs last February, according to the latest figures released by REN.
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5 March 2020
Lebanon crisis: 'The country needs our energy'
Lebanon's economy is collapsing - businesses are closing, unemployment is rising and the lira's black market value against the dollar has plummeted.
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4 March 2020
World Bank lending 289.5 mln euro for renewable energy integration project in Turkey
ANKARA (Turkey), March 4 (SeeNews) - The World Bank said its board of executive directors has approved a 289.5 million euro ($322.04 million) loan to the Turkish Electricity Transmission Company (TEIAS) to implement its Renewable Energy Integration Project (REIP).
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4 March 2020
SDX Energy finds new gas onshore Morocco
SDX Energy, the Middle East focused oil and gas developer, said it has found commercial quantities from its new Morocco well.
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4 March 2020
Enagás, Ampere Energy Pioneer The First Project In Spain To Produce Hydrogen With Solar Energy
Enagás has signed an agreement with another Spanish firm, Ampere Energy, to jointly develop several R&D projects for hydrogen production with solar energy and batteries.
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3 March 2020
Egypt buys EGP 3.6bn solar energy from private sector since Feb. 2018
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The government purchased electricity produced from photovoltaic stations implemented by the private sector for EGP 3.639bn from February 2018 to January of this year.
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3 March 2020
Energy community provisions for Italy
New measures introduced by the government allow households, businesses and public entities to produce and trade clean electricity in low-voltage grids. The new framework is open to power projects with a generation capacity no larger than 200 kW.
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ENG
3 March 2020
Rystad Energy: Azerbaijani gas to provide Italy with security against other exporters
The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) will provide Italy with security against other gas exporters, Senior Analyst at an independent energy research and consulting firm Rystad Energy Swapnil Babele told Trend.
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1 March 2020
TUNISIA: GOVERNMENT DECREE ON SELF-GENERATED ENERGY PROJECTS ISSUED
A government decree laying down the measures authorizing the creation of self-generated energy projects and the conditions for transporting electricity and selling surplus energy to the Tunisian Electricity and Gas Company (STEG) was issued by the Prime Ministry to develop the system of self-generation of electricity from renewable energy sources.
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28 February 2020
Tunisia: government decree on self-generated energy projects issued
A government decree laying down the measures authorizing the creation of self-generated energy projects and the conditions for transporting electricity and selling surplus energy to the Tunisian Electricity and Gas Company (STEG) was issued by the Prime Ministry to develop the system of self-generation of electricity from renewable energy sources.
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