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Bahrain aims to reach 15% renewable energy in the energy matrix

The head of the Sustainable Energy Authority in Bahrain revealed that the cost of solar and wind energy in the Kingdom decreased by 70% – 80%, compared to the past

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Construction work for Akkuyu unit 2 to begin in spring 2020

The Director General of “Rosatom”, Alexey Lekhachev, announced the start of construction of the “No. 2” unit of Akkuyu nuclear power plant in Turkey in the spring of 2020. Lekhachev

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Increasing the percentage of renewables in the Jordanian energy mix

The Jordanian Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources confirmed that the energy strategy, to be issued by the government at the beginning of 2020, includes raising the percentage of renewable

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Rafael Grossi visits Egypt

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, received, on December 16th, the new Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency. El-Sisi confirmed to the Director

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UAE’s Masdar co-develop renewable energy in Greece

Masdar Taaleri Generation D.O.O has signed a MoU with PPCR S.A, a renewable energy subsidiary of the Greek, state owned, Public Power Corporation S.A, which is the largest power generation

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CNI 22 secure permit to contracting in UAE

On November 17, the Abu Dhabi branch of the International Engineering Division of China Nuclear Industry 22nd Construction CO., LTD has received the contractor rating certificate issued by the City

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120% increase in Iran’s exports of electricity

The CEO of the Iranian Electricity Production, Transmission and Distribution Company (Tavanir) announced that during the current Iranian year (starting March 21st, 2019), the volume of Iranian electricity exports has

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Connecting Akkuyu nuclear power plant to the Turkish grid

AKKUYU NÜKLEER A.Ş, the operator of the Turkish Akkuyu nuclear power plant project, has signed an agreement with the Turkish electricity transmission corporation – Teiaş, to connect the Akkuyu nuclear

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First concrete foundations for El Dabaa NPP to be laid mid-2020

The Egyptian newspaper “Al-Youm Al-Sabee” has recently interviewed “Mohamed Ramadan”, the general manager of the El Dabaa nuclear power plant project, in which he confirmed that the Russian company Rosatom,