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Connecting 1.5 Million Households in Egypt to Natural Gas

September 10, 2014

Currently, more than 75 percent of Egyptian households rely on Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders. The Egypt Household Natural Gas Connection Project will support the Egyptian government’s program to replace household consumption of (LPG), which is mostly imported, with grid-connected natural gas. About 52 percent of the neighborhoods targeted by the project have poverty rates higher than Egypt’s national average.