ACCIONA develops water and energy projects in the country
Egypt is, after South Africa, the second African country where ACCIONA is deploying renewable facilities, which the company plans to spread along the continent. We are currently building a big photovoltaic complex with three plants totaling 150 MW of rated capacity (186 MWp peak capacity), located in the Aswan region.
ACCIONA, through it's Water division, captures water from the River Nile, transport it 40 kms, and treat it in a Potable Water Plant with a daily capacity of 500,000 cubic meters. The company also builds the wastewater treatment plant at Gabal Al Asfar, on the outskirts of Cairo, making it the biggest deal of its type in Africa. Other projects in Egypt are wastewater treatment plant of Abnoub & el Fath and the 100,000 cubic metre one at Kattaneya and five potable water stations with a total capacity of over 600,000 cubic metres an estimated population of 6.1 million.