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Dubai Electricity and Water Authority signs power purchase agreement with Masdar for third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Solar Park

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Abu Dubai Future Energy Company (Masdar), for the 800MW third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The agreement was signed by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, and HE Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State …

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DP world carbon ambassadors breathe new life into containers converted into refugee classrooms

Encouraging innovation among emirati youth is part of DEWA’s major environmental initiatives. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and DP World, the global trade enabler, have completed the transformation of out-of-service shipping containers into classrooms for refugee camps, another successful initiative of the Carbon Ambassador Programme. The second edition of the Dubai Carbon Programme was organised once again in collaboration …

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DEWA launches Smart Centre at its head office as part of the Customer Happiness Centre

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched the Smart Centre, as part of its Customer Happiness Centre, at the DEWA head office. This supports the Dubai Plan 2021 to transform Dubai into a city of happy, creative, and empowered people who have smart, integrated and connected services to meet their needs. The Smart Centre provides several smart services for customers, …

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UAE residents show promise for a greener community – YouGov study

65% of those who don’t shop with reusable bags would consider using them if supermarkets started charging 64% of non-solar panel users would consider installing them with incentives from the government 9 in 10 recycle at work when there is a recycle system available A new YouGov study into the green habits of UAE residents has found that the population …

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HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA receives Matthias Altendorf, CEO of Endress + Hauser

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), received Matthias Altendorf, CEO of Endress + Hauser, during DEWA’s Smart Building event, organised in cooperation with the Swiss Business Council. Al Tayer and Altendorf discussed enhancing cooperation to boost innovation, improving network availability and safety, reducing operational costs, supervising the quality of water, monitoring …

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DEWA records increase in smart adoption

Dubai, UAE – Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has recorded an increase in the use of its smart services during Q2 of 2016, with the smart adoption rate having reached 68%, from a total of 2,492,890 smart transactions. This has led to a positive effect on the environment by reducing 8,521 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions, which is equivalent …

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DEWA wins two CFI.co awards from Capital Finance International

Dubai, UAE – Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has won two CFI.co 2016 awards with HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, winning the Outstanding Contribution to Local Employment – GCC 2016, and DEWA winning Best in-house Corporate Finance Team – GCC 2016. Al Tayer won the award as a result of his role in achieving …

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DEWA organises Innovation Lab to promote Shams Dubai and innovation in solar energy projects

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has organised an Innovation Lab at its Sustainable Building in Al Quoz. Attendees included representatives from Dubai Government Excellence Program (DGEP), and innovators from various government departments, organisations, and foundations in Dubai. The Innovation Lab was organised to promote the Shams Dubai Initiative, which was launched by DEWA to achieve the Smart Dubai Initiative, …

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DEWA contributes to the sustainable future of Dubai by investing in renewable and clean energy projects

Al Tayer: We are proud of our achievements and will continue the journey guided by the vision of our wise leadership Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park will provide 1,100 green jobs by 2020 DEWA records a new world record in solar energy cost We allocate 40% of our goals to strategic innovation   Dubai, UAE – HE Saeed …

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DEWA first government organisation in Dubai to establish a 24/7 Cyber Defence Centre

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is the first government organisation in Dubai to establish a 24/7 cyber defence centre, in adherence with the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai the smartest city in the world. DEWA’s cyber defence centre was established …

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