14 June 2014

Egypt: International Solar Power Conference Kicks Off in Luxor

Minister of Environment Dr. Laila Iskandar and the ministers of tourism, electricity, petroleum and international cooperation opened on Friday 13/06/2014 an international conference on the use of solar power under the rubric "Luxor is a green city."

The conference will last for three days. It aims at offering studies and research papers regarding the use of solar power in government departments and historical areas.

Luxor Governor Tariq Saad el-Din, the EU ambassador to Cairo and a host of solar experts attended the opening session.

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