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DEWA’s Green Bill supports Smart Dubai Initiative

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai

Over 97% of DEWA’s customers receive the electronic bill DEWA announced the initial launch of the Green Bill in July 2012 to enhance its efforts to protect the environment and promote sustainability. The Green Bill is an electronic version of the regular paper bill, which customers will receive through monthly emails. The service was launched, on an optional basis, in …

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DEWA wins 3 Golden Globe Tigers Awards in Sustainability Leadership

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Dubai, UAE – Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has won three Golden Globe Tigers Awards in Sustainability Leadership. The awards are for Best Renewable Resources – Energy, Best Renewable Resources – Green Building, and Best Renewable Resources – Sustainable Transport, for the Green Charger initiative. DEWA received the awards in a special ceremony in Malaysia. The awards underline DEWA’s …

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RTA names Al Qusais Bus Depot “Most Sustainable in Water Consumption”

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The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has recently honoured Al Qusais Bus Depot by naming it: The Most Sustainable Bus Depot in terms of optimizing water consumption by as much 11 per cent. The award is a result of a series of initiatives rolled out by RTA’s Public Transport Agency with a view to saving water consumption, and realizing RTA’s …

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Dubai leads with recycling initiatives in the region along with top 70 cities in the world

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Dubai, UAE – Dubai Chamber Sustainability Network in partnership with Dulsco organised the ‘Open Source Circular Economy’ Days. Dubai is the only city in the region to be part of ‘OSCE Days’ among 70 other global cities. The industry experts from Dubai shared best practices with regard to efficiently recycling resources, collaborating with peers and thereby creating a new self-sustaining …

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DEWA hosts Emirates Green Building Council Seminar at its Sustainable Building

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Dubai, UAE – Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) recently hosted a seminar titled ‘The Impact of Interiors on Air Quality’ organised by the Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), at DEWA’s Sustainable Building in Al Quoz. Hosting the event supports DEWA’s strategy to share its expertise and experiences with government and private organisations in Dubai and the UAE. 33 green-building …

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ACWA Power Khalladi confirms final orders for its Wind Power Project in the North of Morocco

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Rabat, Morocco – ACWA Power Khalladi has confirmed final orders to suppliers and contractors for the construction of its Wind Power Project in the North of Morocco, following all conditions precedent for its landmark project financing being satisfied. ACWA Power Khalladi (formerly known as UPC Renewables) is 75% owned by ACWA Power – a developer, investor, co-owner and operator of …

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WETEX 2016 to display sustainable solutions, clean energy and sustainable development technologies

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

The Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2016) has shifted from an exhibition to show products of energy, water and the environment to an annual strategic platform to launch new technologies and major projects that shape the scene of the energy sector around the world. WETEX is organised under the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, …

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Mohammed bin Rashid witnesses signing of MoU between DEWA and Masdar on implementation of third phase of Solar Park in Dubai

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

800MW third phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park to become operational in 2020. Government of Dubai Media Office – Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UAE Minister of State and Chairman of Masdar, …

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RTA sets plan for implementation of Green Economy Governance Structure

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE

The move renders the RTA the first government entity to highlight the concept. The Roads & Transport Authority – Majdi Abu Zaid: The Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), chaired by HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of RTA has endorsed a project for preparing & implementing the …

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The Sustainable City welcomes Dubai Properties delegation

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Mohammed Al Habbai visits the first fully integrated and operational sustainable community in the region. A delegation from Dubai Properties (DP) visited ‘The Sustainable City’ (TSC) – the region’s first fully integrated and operational sustainable community – in Dubai this week. Mohammed Al Habbai, Chief Executive Officer for Urban Planning and Infrastructure of Dubai Properties , led the DP party …

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