Thursday, 10 March 2016
State-owned Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) plans to deliver natural gas to 1.2 million homes in Egypt by the end of June 2016.
During financial year 2014-15, Egypt has connected 850,000 homes with natural gas.
Khaled Abd El Badee - EGAS chairman - said the company targets delivering natural gas to 193, 000 homes in the Upper Egypt region during the current financial year 2015-16, alongside some factories there.
Delivering natural gas is part of the country's Household Natural Gas Connection National Project.