Energy & Power Generation

GE appoints Joseph Anis as President & CEO for Power Services in the Middle East & Africa

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Dubai, UAE – GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the appointment of Joseph J. Anis as President and Chief Executive Officer for its Power Services business for the Middle East and Africa (MEA). His appointment follows the move of Azeez Mohammed, who takes on a new role as CEO for GE Energy Connection’s Power Conversion unit based in Paris. Power Services …

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3 green plants on the way

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Riyadh – Three new renewable energy plants will be set up in different regions of the Kingdom as part of an initiative by the government to replace dependence on oil for energy production with atomic and renewable energy by 2032. King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (K.A.CARE), in cooperation with other government agencies, is working on a renewable …

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Future of Energy Summit Hears High-Level Support for Zayed Future Energy Prize

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Al Gore among leaders making case for UAE award. Nearly 2,000 key decision-makers linked to the energy industry, including U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, are hearing why the world needs the Zayed Future Energy Prize from Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, President of Iceland Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson and Former Prime Minister of Norway Dr Gro Harlem Brundtland, at …

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Siemens and Iraq sign landmark energy cooperation agreement

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Siemens has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Federal Government of the Republic of Iraq to strengthen the collaboration with the Ministry of Energy as well as Ministry of Oil & Gas for modernizing the energy infrastructure and the Oil & Gas sector. In the presence of the Prime Minister of Iraq, Mr. Haider al‑Abadi, the Memorandum of …

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Empowering Plans For Enjaz Power In Sub Saharan Africa

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Enjaz Power, a Dubai and Mauritius based independent power producer (IPP), announced today its plan to develop, own and operate power plants in Sub-Saharan Africa. Enjaz Power’s goal is to develop a total of 500 Mega Watts over the next 5 years, for a total investment of $650 Million. The Sub-Saharan African market suffers from a lack of power affecting …

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GE signs agreement with Iraqi Ministry of Electricity

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‘GE Power Up Plan’ to sustain and increase Iraq’s power generation for the peak summer period GE extends support in project financing for the ambitious power infrastructure upgrade Technology upgrades, advanced solutions and maintenance to generate added power from MoE’s fleet of GE’s heavy duty gas turbines across the country Underlines long-term commitment of GE to support Iraq’s developmental plans …

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The Sustainable City in Dubai Pulls in the Crowds at World Future Energy Summit 2016

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Region’s first fully integrated sustainable community from Diamond Developers a top attraction at event. Dubai, UAE: The Sustainable City, the region’s first active fully integrated sustainable community in Dubai, is proving a big draw for visitors at The World Future Energy Summit (WFES), which is currently underway at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Launched onto the market by Diamond Developers …

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Saudi’s USD 100 Billion in Renewable Energy Projects to Meet Skyrocketing Power Needs

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Saudi Arabia Hosts Middle East’s ‘Biggest Potential’ for Solar and Wind, Supporting Economic and Job Growth: Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: More than USD 100 billion in Saudi renewable energy projects will help meet its skyrocketing energy demand and diversify its energy sector, industry experts said today in the build-up to the World …

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DEWA launches Strategy Week

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HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, has inaugurated the DEWA Strategy Week, scheduled to take place from 3–7 January 2016. Strategy Week will promote DEWA ‘s updated corporate values, improve the UAE’s competitiveness and Dubai’s position as a global hub for green economy and sustainability, and instilling a culture of innovation, creativity …

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Customer Interface Screens launched at Shell Oman Stations

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Shell Oman has pioneered the launch of the first Customer Interface Screens (CIS) on the forecourt at three Shell Oman Service stations. These screens in Oman are an industry first in the Gulf Co-operation countries and will be introduced at more Shell service stations in the coming months. Customers driving up to the fuel pumps at Shell North Azaiba ,Mina …

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