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This report on the Technical Solutions for Sustainable Cooling in Egypt of the Cool Up programme provides information about options for sustainable cooling in Egypt. The report addresses stakeholders from different sectors, such as policy makers and financing bodies but it also addresses planners, manufacturers and everyone who is interested. The key intention is to facilitate the uptake of sustainable cooling in Egypt with specific focus on air conditioning and commercial refrigeration.

The analysis includes information on the following topics:

  • International cooling technology overview
  • Air conditioning & commercial refrigeration in Egypt
  • National good practice examples in Egypt
  • Suggestions for implementation of sustainable cooling in Egypt

Catalogue of Technical Solutions for Sustainable Cooling in Egypt

The lead author organisations

This Report on the Technical Solutions for Sustainable Cooling in Egypt was prepared by Guidehouse and its partners the United Nations Development Programme and the Industrial Development Group Egypt. It is the first of its kind to provide an overview of the current technical solutions for sustainable air conditioning and refrigeration in Egypt. Based on this analysis, some key recommendations have been derived to support the preparation of the sustainable cooling solutions for Egypt.


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Lead authors

Markus Offermann (Guidehouse)

Mads Giltrup, Selimcan Azizoglu (United Nations Development Programme)


Contributing authors

Alexander Pohl, Mustafa Abunofal (Guidehouse)

Ahmed A. Hassan (Industrial Development Group)