Energy & Power Generation

Zayed Future Energy Prize Participates in India’s Green Summit

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Obtains Pledge of Support from Karnataka Energy Minister The Zayed Future Energy Prize outreach campaign gained momentum with participation in the Green Summit 2015, in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, between April 23-25. The prize participated in the Green Summit as part of a worldwide campaign to familiarise organisations, individuals and schools with the benefits of the platform offered by the awards. ...

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Win the APO Energy Media Awards and travel to Dubai to attend the Africa Energy Forum

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APO will offer transport, accommodation and perdiem for the first-place winner to attend the Africa Energy Forum held in Dubai from 8-11 June 2015 APO (African Press Organization) (http://www.apo-opa.com), the sole press release wire in Africa and the global leader in media relations relating to Africa, announced today that entry is now open for the 2015 APO Energy Media Awards ...

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Young Future Energy Leaders Program 2014 Members Graduate to Next Challenge

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Certificates Awarded to YFEL Members for Active Participation in Year-Long Program of Experiences Including Overseas Visits Abu Dhabi – Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies, has celebrated the graduation of its Young Future Energy Leaders (YFEL) 2014 program, which took place on 7 April. More than 55 YFEL ...

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Bertrand Piccard, Initiator and Chairman of Solar Impulse Dedicates his First Flight in Abu Dhabi to Mohamed Bin Zayed

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The sustainable aircraft’s final test flight in the emirate prior departure Bertrand Piccard, initiator and chairman of Solar Impulse, today, took to the skies of Abu Dhabi for the first time to test Solar Impulse 2, the first solar-powered aircraft able to fly day and night. Piccard’s co-founder and co-pilot Andre´ Borschberg conducted the revolutionary aircraft’s first test flight in ...

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The UAE Inaugurates Three Micro Grid Solar Plants in Fiji

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UAE-Pacific Partnership Fund Provides Project Financing H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE’s minister of foreign affairs, today inaugurated a solar photovoltaic micro grid project that brings clean energy to some of Fiji’s outer islands. Constructed by Masdar , Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, the clean energy project is the third financed by the United Arab Emirates’ US$50 ...

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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy evaluates implementation plans for Dubai’s solar power projects and green economy initiatives

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HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy chaired the Supreme Council’s 33rd meeting held at its headquarters. The meeting was attended by HE Ahmed Butti Al Muhairbi, Secretary General of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy and other Supreme Council members including, Abdullah Kalban, MD & CEO of Emirates Global Aluminium, Saeed Khoory, ...

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Alstom showcases its clean energy technologies at the World Future Energy Summit 2015 in Abu Dhabi

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Alstom presents its latest expertise and technologies in power generation and electricity transmission at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) which will take place from the 19th to the 22nd of January in Abu Dhabi (UAE). Alstom expects to see additional growth in the Middle East in 2015, as the growing region demands more power generation. The company is striving ...

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New Group of Masdar Institute Young Future Energy Leaders Join the Ranks of Sustainability Pioneers at ADSW

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Young Future Energy Leaders initiate their experience-driven year with participation at the region’s leading sustainability event The 2015 members of the Young Future Energy Leaders (YFEL) program – a Masdar Institute of Science and Technology outreach initiative – will be inaugurating their year-long experience at the annual World Future Energy Summit (WFES), the flagship event of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week ...

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GE and KAUST sign agreement to undertake joint research to strengthen Kingdom’s electricity sector

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Agreement underlines GE’s commitment to promote a culture of localized innovation Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; January 15, 2015: GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a cooperative research agreement with King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) to undertake cutting-edge research on enhancing the fuel flexibility of GE’s advanced gas turbines. The collaborative research, led by Saudi-based international professionals and students from ...

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World Future Energy Summit to Showcase Growing Clean-Energy Market in Middle East

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UAE’s Leading Role in Renewable Energy among Conference Topics The growing renewable energy investment opportunity in countries across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is garnering attention by international investors who will be at January’s World Future Energy Summit (WFES) to explore project opportunities. Through Masdar , Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company and the host of WFES, the UAE ...

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