Egypt is expected to reach the self adequacy of the renewable energy by 2020
Monday 21/May/2018 - 02:34 PM
World Energy Council member Maher Aziz said that Egypt has a great variety in the sources of the new and renewable energy. Egypt is expected to reach the self adequacy of the renewable energy by 2020. This will provide the Egyptian economy millions of dollars which will help importing from abroad.
In a statements to “Sada Elbalad” Aziz added that there are three resources for the new and renewable energy. The most notably of these sources is the solar energy. The other two sources are wind energy and the waste.
Egypt has a strong brightness of the sun as the second country around the world after Chile.
He explained that Egypt has vast areas that can be exploited in the use of wind to generate electricity. "Waste” also can be used in generating power، with a production of 30 million tons annually .
The new and renewable energy the best prospect industry sector for this country، Includes a market overview and trade data. It plays a strategic role in the government’s renewable energy plans.