Egypt - Solar Heat and Conservation Energy Study

Project Summary

Approval Date 06 Jan 1993
Signature Date 12 May 1993
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2003
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2003
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Power
DAC Sector Code 23260
Commitment U.A 1,513,642.84
Status Completion

Project General Description

The present project relates to the Solar Heat and Conservation Energy Study. It's initiated by the Governement of Egypt with the support of the African Development Fund. The project comprises four main phases namely: (i) Feasibility study; (ii) Preparation of Engineering Design and Tender Documencs for pilot plant; (iii) Construction and testing of the pilot plant ; and (iv) Formulation of the methodology for application and dissemination of the technology.

Project Objectives

The objective of the study is to determine the technical feasibility and economic viability of Solar Heat and Waste Heat Recovery technologies to meet the energy needs of process heat in Egyptian industries.


The main beneficiaries of the study are the Government of Egypt and the Egyptian industries.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government of Egypt
Nouvelle autorité de l'énergie renouvelable (New Renewable Energy Authority - NREA)


IATI identifier 46002-P-EG-FAA-010
Last Update 20 Mar 2023


Contact Details

Name FIKRU Bizuneh

Geographic Location

Country Egypt