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ACWA sees Dubai 700MW Concentrated Solar Power financial closure in early 2018

ACWA Power will reach financial closure on the world’s largest single-site concentrated solar power (CSP) project, currently underway in Dubai, by the first quarter of 2018, its chief executive said on Monday. read more

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Abu Dhabi is now investing in sustainable lighting

Abu Dhabi is one of the most active cities in the region that is investing in sustainable development and a significant part of this investment is focused on energy efficiency in buildings and extension landscape lighting. read more

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The future arrives in the Gulf as the Future Cities Show season kicks off

The region is expected to see the launch of new, futuristic technologies at the Future Cities Show, to be held from April 9-11, 2018, that will change the way people live and work in urban environment read more

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Exhibitors, Visitors, and Participants Commend Diversity of 19th WETEX and 2nd Dubai Solar Show

The Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) has become an annual event that is much awaited by international organisations and companies specialising in energy, water, and environment, to show their technologies and products and identify investment opportunities in these key areas. The exhibition offers a unique opportunity for investors to establish and develop commercial relations and promote business opportunities by holding one-on-one meetings with major corporations and decision makers from the region and the world. read more

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Microsoft Leads Support for The Energy Digitalisation Summit

Microsoft has announced its support for The Energy Digitalisation Summit Middle East (EDs ME) as the event’s official Platinum Partner. Taking place 12-13th December 2017, The Energy Digitalisation Summit Middle East is the only event that discusses IIoT, IoT, Big Data and Analytics for the energy industry. read more

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Grundfos Introduces Its Energy Check Services to the UAE Market

The energy checks will help industrial organizations, hotels, water utilities and offices achieve 30-60% savings in your pumps energy cost and enhance their environmental footprint read more

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Solar firm shortlisted in Energy Provider of the Year category at the 2017 MEED Awards

One of Enviromena’s many solar projects read more

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TAITRA Introduces Smart Energy – Efficiency Solutions Providers to the Middle East

Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) has always been instrumental in promoting foreign trade. In its mission for a greener future, TAITRA, recently held aSmart Energy Seminar in the city, where Mr.  Suo-Hang Chuang, Vice Chairman, TAITRA, led a delegation of 4 established Taiwanese Suppliers to the UAE who have made considerable progress in the field of energy efficient solutions, giving UAE domestic companies an opportunity to discuss trade and investment cooperation with their Taiwanese Counterparts. At the same time, the seminar also helped the Taiwanese firms get the exposure they need to take their Smart Energy Products internationally. read more

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Intersolar Middle East: Global PV Markets – Are The GCC Ready to Join the Global Solar Market Leaders?

The global PV demand is still dominated by China. EnergyTrend estimates its cumulative installed solar capacity to hit 125 GW by the end of 2017. China, the U.S., India and Japan represent 75% of the world’s entire solar installation capacity for the year 2017. The total global installed PV capacity will exceed 400 GW in 2018, nearly 1 TW total installed solar power is possible by 2021. India alone plans to reach 100 GW of PV by 2022. read more

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DEWA awards AED14.2 billion largest CSP project in the world with a record bid of USD 7.3 cents per kW/h to generate 700MW

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has achieved another world record by awarding the 700MW AED14.2 billion fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. This is the largest single-site Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in the world, based on the Independent Power Producer (IPP) model.  The contract is awarded to a consortium comprising Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power and China’s Shanghai Electric. read more

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US$ 90 billion will be invested in KSA’s energy sector

Saudi Arabia is planning a national program to optimise water and energy consumption, and intends to reduce subsidies for fuel, power and water. Major restructuring of the kingdom’s energy and water sectors will take place as part of the Saudi vision 2030. read more

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Delivering critical utility-scale solar PV projects in the Middle East

14-15 November 2017 read more

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Transformative energy company named in top 100 Arab start-ups in 4iR

Sami Khoreibi read more

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Kuwait And Oman Join Saudi Arabia And Russia In The Quest To Extend Oil Supply Cuts.

Growing news across oil exporting countries have been unpleasant. This Monday, Russia and Saudi Arabia announced that they request a nine month OPEC output cut extension. Following that Kuwait and Oman has joined Russia and Saudi Arabia – the two largest producers among the 24 producers who earlier agreed to cut output in 2018 for an extension. read more

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Power Industry Focuses on Renewables: Solar PV is the Fastest Growing

Transition to more decentralized and intelligent energy systems are driving market opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Energy & Environment team read more

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SSAB EcoUpgraded Steel reduces CO2 emissions for Transport Vehicles and Construction Machinery

A global sustainability initiative from global steel manufacturer, SSAB, is helping customers reap the environmental rewards of using high-strength steel. SSAB EcoUpgraded is highlighting the benefits of upgrading to high-strength steel, which include reduced weight, improved fuel economy and extended product lifetime. read more

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INTERSOLAR MIDDLE EAST 2017: TOP-CLASS SPECIALIST CONFERENCE

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