EnviroTaqa, Renergon partner for development of biogas projects in Egypt
Egypt's EnviroTaqa for Sustainable Environmental Services & Renewable Energy signed a partnership and alliance contract with Swiss company Renergon International AG, for the development of biogas projects in Egypt.
The alliance is aimed to provide state-of-the-art, turnkey technology solutions for turning organic waste into renewable energy for producing both biogas and electricity as well as organic fertilizers through the dry fermentation technology.
The partnership sets the tone for cooperation between the two organizations and contains several collaborations that include creating and developing biogas plants with various capacity starting from 50 kW and up to 5 MW, using the advanced dry fermintations technology in biomass.
Mr. Karl-Heinz Restle, CEO & Founder of Renergon said: ''The Renergon-EnviroTaqa partnership brings together industry leaders with proven technologies who recognize the need for an integrated solution approach to advancing the deployment of biogas plants in Egypt.''
Dr. Metwalli Elnoubi, EnviroTaqa Chairman and Mr. Abdelhakam Mashhour EnviroTaqa CEO both affirmed the importance of energy security for Egypt and the signing of this partnership reinforces and creates a great competitive opportunity in the field of energy supply from biomass and dry fermentation technology, which is supporting various sectors in the region.
They also added that EnviroTaqa is planning to build & operate several biogas power plants in Egypt, varying in capacity between small, medium, and large biogas power plants that will produce an accumulative of 10 MW electricity for the next five years plan 2020-2025. By 2030 EnviroTaqa is planning to increase the numbers of biogas power plants to produce 50 MW of electricity that will be produced from biomass with a total increase in investment levels.