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Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability News: Solar Power and ...: /business/article/44390. The Egyptian Aca...

Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability News: Solar Power and ...: /business/article/44390. The Egyptian Aca...

RELATED ARTICLES Egyptian centre to push Middle East renewables July 3, 2008 11:05 AM California approves Solel-PG&E solar contract December 20, 2007 07:18 PM What's stopping us getting solar power from deserts? February 14, 2010 09:49 AM The Price is Right for Wind Power April 24, 2012 07:11 AM /business/article/44390 The Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) has announced the launch of a pilot Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project to test units that can simultaneously produce electricity and desalinate water. ADVERTISEMENT The four-year project test project, known as "Multi-Purpose Applications by Thermodynamic Solar", or MATS, has received 22 million Euros (US$28 million) from the European Union under its Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), and will also involve European universities and companies. This will be used to build and test MATS units a...

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