In the face of end electricity exports to Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Libya:, the government in Cairo has decided to
The contracts signed with these countries stipulate that the power supply will be from surpluses during off-peak periods, Aktham Abul Ela, the ministry of electricity’s undersecretary told Al Hayat.
The article doesn’t say exactly when the supply was cut which could mean the electricity situation may get worse in Lebanon within the next 24 hours. Power cuts have been a chronic issue this summer from Sharjah to Saudi thanks to record high temperatures and major power drains in part to air conditioning systems.
If you are interest to see what exactly Electricity Minister Bassil has planned for the next 4 years, then you can check out yesterday’s post.