Green Technologies

Rosatom presented leading nuclear technologies at Alexandria University within the framework of Nuclear Energy Week in Egypt


Nuclear Energy Week was held at Alexandria University in Egypt. Alexandria University is one of the oldest and most respected universities in the country. Nuclear Energy Week is held on the grounds of the Faculty of Engineering and is one of the key industry events in Egypt. The event was organized by the Nuclear Power Plant Authority of Egypt (NPPA), …

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ADFD and IRENA enter new phase of cooperation for innovative $350m renewable energy development facility


Facility will be even better placed for targeted and effective renewable energy investments in developing countries through $6m of technical and administrative support from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development over next four years Abu Dhabi, UAE – Abu Dhabi Fund for Development ( ADFD ) has signed a new cooperation and support agreement with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), …

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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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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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DEWA organises Carbon Neutral initiative for Earth Hour

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In cooperation with the Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence (DCCE), Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has launched the Carbon Neutral initiative to neutralise all carbon emissions during Earth Hour. This will be achieved by adopting the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) across all DEWA projects based on the Kyoto protocol, which is directly linked to the United Nations …

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Global Women’s Forum Dubai Underscores the Importance of Women’s Participation in Energy Industries


The Global Women’s Forum Dubai, took place at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai on February 23-24, and held an insightful session on “Gender Matters for Energy” today. Moderated by Rym Tina Ghazal, Senior Features Writer and Columnist for The National Newspaper UAE, the session’s two guest speakers described their passion for the energy industry as well as their professional and …

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AIEC 2016 to bring environmental experts from around the world to discuss the importance of smart cities and green infrastructure in the UAE

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The annual conference provides an essential platform for topics on global sustainability and green living. Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, the Municipality and Planning Department of Ajman is organising the 4th Ajman International Environment Conference (AIEC 2016) on “Smart Cities and Green Innovation” from March …

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Masdar Institute Faculty Wins Award for Novel Research in PV Solar Cells Technology


His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, presented the award to Dr. Ibrahim Almansouri. His Excellency Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Supreme Council of Energy, Ahmed Buti Al Muhairabi, Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Energy, and other officials were present at the ceremony. Dr. Ibraheem Almansouri’s Research …

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DEWA releases RFP to develop strategy, governance structure, and framework of AED 100 billion Dubai Green Fund

HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and DEWA President

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for consultants to develop the strategy, structure and execution plan and the governance framework for the AED 100 billion Dubai Green Fund, which was launched last November by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler …

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Bee’ah concludes participation in World Future Energy Summit 2016

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The leading environmental company’s input at the summit was highlighted by agreement with Masdar and in-depth talks with Saudi Arabia Officials. Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – Bee’ah , the Middle East’s award-winning and leading integrated environmental and waste management company, has successfully completed its participation in the World Future Energy Summit and ECO-Waste Exhibition, which was held in Abu Dhabi …

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