USAID's CEO - Energy project

Research Partner

Center of Excellence for Energy – Research, Education and Entrepreneurship – is  established by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and funded by  the US Agency for International Development (USAID), in cooperation with the

 Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education that will help the Egyptian  universities to produce high quality applied research in energy, deliver  world-class training in engineering, and create a dynamic energy innovation  ecosystem focused on meeting private sector challenges and contributing to  economic growth. This project is implemented by Massachusetts Institute of  Technology (MIT) over five years (2019 - 2024). Center of Excellence for  Energy will form national energy policy, link research into renewable energy  solutions with entrepreneurs, promote energy efficiency, and develop  innovative applied research solutions utilizing both conventional and  alternative energy sources. Internationally recognized leaders in  engineering, conventional energy technology, and research on alternative  energy sources implement the Center of Excellence for Energy, including the  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Center host Ain Shams University.

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