Norway’s Scatec Solar announced on 30 August the commercial operation of its fifth 50MW solar photovoltaic plant in Egypt’s Benban Solar Park. The plant is the Scatec Benban II project, also known as ‘Kom Ombo’, which was built on Plot 12-2 of the 40-plot park under development in the desert 40km north of Aswan. Scatec says its sixth and final project at Benban, Scatec Benban IV or ‘Red Sea Solar’, is expected to reach commercial operation within a couple...