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The Egyptian government is investing billions of dollars into new renewable energy projects to facilitate the development of wind and solar power plants across the country. Egypt has committed to increase its share of renewables in the country’s power mix to 20% by 2022 and 37% by 2035.

Egypt’s New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) has recently awarded the winning consortiums projects for round one of their Feed in Tariff (FIT) solar programme and are moving ahead with round two of project development. Three companies have already made the cut for phase one while the remaining pushed to phase two. This is expected to generate massive interest from Egyptian and foreign companies vying to get involved in the promising solar industry. Power Purchase agreements (PPAs)have already taken their first step towards completion with letters of commitment submitted by developers ahead of the final proposal submission deadline in October 2017. To further ensure interest and robust benefits to all parties’ contractual clauses allowing international arbitration have been included.

The 3rd Annual Solar Projects Egypt conference will bring the value chain to discuss updates in the Egyptian energy sector and of course the new PPAs that are up for tender. Egypt's massive population creates an enormous energy demand, which may strain the government's budget but also opens opportunities to invest in technologies to meet its growing need. The Annual Solar projects Egypt conference 2017 is the place to discuss these issues.

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Exellent Opportunities For The Solar Energy Sector

  • Egypt’s New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) has allocated around US$ 440 million for renewable energy projects for 2017/2018
  • 2.3 GW of Egypt's power to be generated by photovoltaic energy in the next couple of years.
  • Investors seek to acquire solar energy projects in feed-in tariff
  • Saudi Arabia to Invest US$ 100 million in Egypt for Solar Energy Projects
  • EBRD ponders loans for 750 MW of solar projects in Egypt
  • Saudi Arabia and Egypt signed a 6 billion-riyal ($1.6 billion) agreement to link their electricity grids

Top Reasons To Attend

  • NETWORK with government, international developers, consultants, financiers, EPCs, technology providers and legal firms.
  • DISCOVER new opportunities in Egypt’s solar energy market.
  • LEARN about the latest regulations, financing and construction strategies as well as new technologies.
  • GAIN a competitive advantage in Egypt’s solar projects market by showcasing your solution to buyers.
  • PARTICIPATE in discussions on the challenges associated in delivering Egypt’s planned solar energy projects on time.


2016 Advisory Board

Dr. Sherif Oteifa

, Advisor to Minister of Investment

Mohamed Elsherif

CEO, LOGIC Management Consulting

Tamer El Mahdi

Deputy CEO, Orascom TMT SAE

2016 Speakers

  • Dr. Mohamed El Sobki

    New & Renewable Energy Authority (NREA)

  • Eng. Lamya Abdelhady

    Sector Head of Private Projects
    Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC)

  • Eng. Hatem Waheed

    Managing Director
    Egyptian Electricity Utility and Consumer Protection Regulatory Agency (ERA)

  • Dr. Hafez Salmawy

    Mediterranean Energy Regulators (MEDREG)

  • Hassan Amin

    Country Development Director
    Acwa Power

  • Dr. Sherif Oteifa

    Advisor to Minister of Investment

  • Dr. Anhar Hegazi

    Deputy Executive Secretary
    UN ESCWA, Beirut

  • Atter Hannoura

    Director of PPP Central Unit
    Ministry of Finance, Egypt

  • Salma Hussein Osman

    Licensing and performance evaluation Manager
    Egyptian Electricity Utility and Consumer Protection Regulatory Agency (ERA)

  • Dr. Ahmed Badr

    Executive Director
    Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)

  • Mohamed Elsherif

    LOGIC Management Consulting

  • Eng. Eman Rashad

    General Manager - Renewable Energy Projects
    Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC)

  • Ashish Khanna

    Lead Energy Specialist
    World bank

  • Faisal Eissa

    Chief Operations Officer

  • Terje Osmundsen

    Senior Vice President
    Scatec Solar

  • Tarek Ammar

    Private Sector Expert
    African Development Bank

  • Fred Chen Ph.D.

    Division Manager, DDS Business Unit
    UKC Holdings Corporation

  • Luc Graré

    Senior Vice President
    REC Solar EMEA GmbHREC

  • Ahmed Nounou

    LOGIC Management Consulting

  • Sabri Asfour

    General Manager
    FAS Energy

  • Prof. Wael Abdelmoez

    Professor of Environment & Energy
    Minia University

  • Mohamed Mansour

    Managing Director
    Infinity Solar

  • Adam Marmoush

    Solar Plant and Commercial Engineer
    Infinity Solar

  • Hassan Kordy

    Operation and Design Manager
    Infinity Solar

  • Morten Langsholdt

    General Manager
    Scatec Solar Egypt

  • Ahmed Zakaria

    Project Engineer and Business Developer

  • Donia El-Mazghouny

    Managing Associate
    Shahid Law Firm

The ACM Interface+ Format

The ACM Interface+ conference format is designed to optimise the valuable and finite time our busy delegations can dedicate to being out of the office while also enhancing their enjoyment of the ACM on-site experience. Specifically tailored to our region of operations here in the Middle East, the Interface+ format maximises networking opportunities, facilitating the building of profitable relationships within the context of a dynamic, efficient and relevant learning environment.

ACM conference days, using the Interface+ format, have an earlier start than conventional agendas and conclude with a late lunch. The conference sessions are regularly punctuated by refreshment and networking breaks to allow for unhurried face-to-face interaction between peers, colleagues and business prospects. The mid-afternoon conclusion of our formal conference agenda allows for government representatives and busy executives to adjourn earlier in the day, having still enjoyed a full and rich programme of content. Post-lunch, ACM will offer additional, optional learning and networking opportunities in the shape of workshops, product demonstrations, technology launches, site visits, pre-arranged 1-2-1 business meetings and hosted receptions.

Interface+ makes timing sense for our delegates and business sense for our sponsors.