45،000 Egyptian families to benefit from mega gas project
Sunday 22/April/2018 - 09:06 PM
Minister Tariq Al-Mulla
Petroleum and Mineral Resources Minister Tariq Al-Mulla participated in the conference on natural gas supply project to benefit 45 thousand Egyptian families.
The project which will run from 2021-26 is financed by the European Union، the French Agency for Development and the World Bank under the slogan "Towards Clean Energy for All Egyptians".
The total funding for the project is estimated at $ 1.2 billion dollars، including EU’s support worth 68 million euros and World Bank loan worth $ 300 million plus 70 million euros from the French Development Agency.
Al-Mulla said that the 20 governorates to be benefit from this project are: Giza، Ismailia، Alexandria Matrouh، Qalioubia، Menoufia، Dakahlia، Qena، Sohag، Gharbia، Al-Fayoum، Beni Suef، Al-Minya، Asyut، Damietta، Beheira، Cairo، Kafr El Sheikh، Luxor and Aswan.