Egypt, UK discuss cooperation in electricity sector

The two countries to enhance cooperation in the electricity, renewable energy sector discussed

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CAIRO: Egypt’s Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker met with Anne-Marie Trevelyan, British minister of state for business, energy and clean growth.

They discussed how the two countries can enhance cooperation in the electricity and renewable energy sector.

Trevelyan, who is also UK representative for the 2021 UN Climate Change Conference, is on her first visit to Egypt since assuming her post. She will discuss preparations for the conference, set to be held in Glasgow in November.

During their meeting, Shaker praised cooperation between his ministry and British firms, saying they are trusted partners who play a huge role in the electricity sector and in helping achieve the goals of the Egyptian Energy Strategy 2035.

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