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DEWA adopts latest technological solutions to enhance Dubai’s energy sector

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Countries in the region make tireless efforts to strengthen the efficiency and effectiveness of the conventional and renewable energy sector, which plays a key role in advancing the sustainable development. The UAE is leading regional and global efforts in this area. Represented by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ), the UAE has achieved significant achievements. The latest of ...

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Shams Dubai initiative: a qualitative addition to Dubai’s renewable energy portfolio

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA

Dubai – Sustainable development, in its comprehensive sense, contributes to improving the quality of life at various levels. It encourages the rational and responsible use of natural resources, striking a balance between the general requirements of development and the sustainability of the ecosystem. A focus on sustainability also drives social development, including job creation. Adopting green practices also advances several ...

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Building Energy and SES SMART Energy Solutions to install the first off-grid temporary hybrid plant in Saudi Arabia

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The portable diesel-solar project is expected to produce 54MWh per year, saving diesel fuel and reducing CO2 emissions. Building Energy, Italian independent power producer from renewable sources, will team up with SES SMART Energy Solutions, a leading rental power provider in the MEA region, to develop the first on-field temporary hybrid plant, in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. The ...

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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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