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Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://www.arabianindustry.com/utilities/?service=rss Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:26:47 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com https://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Utilities http://www.arabianindustry.com/utilities/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2019 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:26:47 +0400 20 UAE Water Aid Foundation announces details of 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uae-water-aid-foundation-announces-details-of-2nd-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-global-water-award-6070285/ The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), has announced details of the 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award News | Utilities Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:28:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uae-water-aid-foundation-announces-details-of-2nd-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-global-water-award-6070285/ UAE's AMEA Power achieves financial close on Al Husainiyah Power Plant in Jordan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uaes-amea-power-achieves-financial-close-on-al-husainiyah-power-plant-in-jordan-6070298/ AMEA Power has reached financial close and will begin the construction of the $74mn Al Husainiyah Power Plant, a 50MW greenfield solar park in Ma&rsquo;an Governorate in Jordan News | Utilities Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:15:54 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uaes-amea-power-achieves-financial-close-on-al-husainiyah-power-plant-in-jordan-6070298/ UAE's SirajPower launches its first solar carport http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/uaes-sirajpower-launches-its-first-solar-carport-6068894/ The carport will generate 100 000 kWh green electricity per year and save more than 70 metric tonnes of carbon dioxide, equivalent to 280,000km driven by a passenger vehicle for a year News | Utilities Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:50:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/uaes-sirajpower-launches-its-first-solar-carport-6068894/ Repair work on Barka 2 power and water desalination plant reaches completion http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/repair-work-on-barka-2-power-and-water-desalination-plant-reaches-completion-6068907/ The affected unit returned to service on 4 April &ndash; six calendar days ahead of its previously communicated expected completion date News | Utilities Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:37:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/repair-work-on-barka-2-power-and-water-desalination-plant-reaches-completion-6068907/ Saudi Arabia receives EOI from 71 consortia for the Yanbu IWP project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/saudi-arabia-receives-eoi-from-71-consortia-for-the-yanbu-iwp-project-6068920/ The desalination plant will use reverse osmosis (RO) seawater desalination technology and will boast a potable water capacity of 450,000cu/m per day. News | Utilities Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:26:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/saudi-arabia-receives-eoi-from-71-consortia-for-the-yanbu-iwp-project-6068920/ Dubai turns to renewable energy for water production http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/15/dubai-turns-to-renewable-energy-for-water-production-6068595/ Solar-powered reverse osmosis desalination is expected to become the new trend in Dubai&rsquo;s water production as the emirate moves to meet its renewable energy targets News | Utilities Mon, 15 Apr 2019 03:51:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/15/dubai-turns-to-renewable-energy-for-water-production-6068595/ DEWA Launches GE’s Predix-Based Digital Solutions at L1 Power Plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/dewa-launches-ges-predix-based-digital-solutions-at-l1-power-plant-6067243/ Predix APM reduces unplanned downtime and increases availability and reliability by helping to ensure critical assets and systems are monitored and protected from emerging threats News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:50:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/dewa-launches-ges-predix-based-digital-solutions-at-l1-power-plant-6067243/ World's fastest hydrogen sensor could pave the way for clean energy http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/worlds-fastest-hydrogen-sensor-could-pave-the-way-for-clean-energy-6067087/ Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, present the first hydrogen sensors ever to meet the future performance targets for use in hydrogen powered vehicles News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:19:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/worlds-fastest-hydrogen-sensor-could-pave-the-way-for-clean-energy-6067087/ Toray to Establish New Water Treatment Membrane Company in China http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/toray-to-establish-new-water-treatment-membrane-company-in-china-6067100/ The new company will be named Toray Membrane (Foshan) Co., Ltd. (TMFC), and Toray is moving forward with land acquisition,construction and other activities to prepare for its establishment News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:04:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/toray-to-establish-new-water-treatment-membrane-company-in-china-6067100/ Empower to provide district cooling services to 260 buildings in Business Bay http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/empower-to-provide-district-cooling-services-to-260-buildings-in-business-bay-6066931/ The project will be the largest district cooling project in the world upon completion, with a total cooling capacity of 350,000 RT from six cooling plants News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:52:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/empower-to-provide-district-cooling-services-to-260-buildings-in-business-bay-6066931/ Abdul Latif Jameel starts operations at its Lilyvale solar plant in Australia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/abdul-latif-jameel-starts-operations-at-its-lilyvale-solar-plant-in-australia-6066944/ The solar plant will produce enough energy to supply more than 45,000 Australian homes, while avoiding the emission of 175,000 tonnes of CO2 per year News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:41:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/abdul-latif-jameel-starts-operations-at-its-lilyvale-solar-plant-in-australia-6066944/ DEWA builds region’s first virtual power plant in cooperation with Enbala http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/dewa-builds-regions-first-virtual-power-plant-in-cooperation-with-enbala-6066424/ DEWA builds region’s first virtual power plant in cooperation with Enbala News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:14:28 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/dewa-builds-regions-first-virtual-power-plant-in-cooperation-with-enbala-6066424/ Saudi Arabia turns up temperature on water reduction plans http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-turns-up-temperature-on-water-reduction-plans-6066216/ While Saudi Arabia has increasingly turned to desalination to make up for its lack of surface and ground water, Qatrah aims to balance the water production/consumption formula through a much wider variety of means News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:59:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-turns-up-temperature-on-water-reduction-plans-6066216/ Saudi Arabia to intensify wind power investments http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-to-intensify-wind-power-investments-6066229/ Saudi developers will add 46% of the region’s total wind capacity between 2019 and 2028, Wood Mackenzie says News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:48:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-to-intensify-wind-power-investments-6066229/ More than 300 GW of wind power capacity to come online by 2024, says GWEC http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/more-than-300-gw-of-wind-power-capacity-to-come-online-by-2024-says-gwec-6066242/ Market-based mechanisms, such as auctions, tenders and Green Certificates were the main drivers behind new installations in 2018 News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:34:11 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/more-than-300-gw-of-wind-power-capacity-to-come-online-by-2024-says-gwec-6066242/ UAE’s DEWA to collaborate with Kenya on sustainable development http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/uaes-dewa-to-collaborate-with-kenya-on-sustainable-development-6065449/ This is one of a series of meetings that DEWA conducts to consolidate cooperation and collaboration with all diplomatic and consular missions in the UAE News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:55:54 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/uaes-dewa-to-collaborate-with-kenya-on-sustainable-development-6065449/ SEWA reveals plan to deliver services within 3 hours http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/sewa-reveals-plan-to-deliver-services-within-3-hours-6065462/ Energy and water infrastructure is key to attracting investment and economic development in Sharjah, says SEWA chairman News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:50:17 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/sewa-reveals-plan-to-deliver-services-within-3-hours-6065462/ GE proposes hybrid solution for solar grid overload http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/ge-proposes-hybrid-solution-for-solar-grid-overload-6065475/ Renewable power planners are struggling with the challenge of storing enough solar power to be used throughout the day and night News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:45:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/ge-proposes-hybrid-solution-for-solar-grid-overload-6065475/ Dubai Investments Park, ABB sign $86mn Dewa substation deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/dubai-investments-park-abb-sign-86mn-dewa-substation-deal-6065488/ The 132/11kv substation will start operations this July, and will be the seventh facility of its kind across Dubai Investments Park 1 and 2 News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:24:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/dubai-investments-park-abb-sign-86mn-dewa-substation-deal-6065488/ Introducing the Middle East Energy Awards http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/introducing-the-middle-east-energy-awards-6064955/ For the first time, the awards will recognise achievements in the utilities sector, including alternative energy News | Utilities Mon, 08 Apr 2019 12:03:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/introducing-the-middle-east-energy-awards-6064955/ Acwa Power Zarqa combined cycle power plant in Jordan starts operations http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/acwa-power-zarqa-combined-cycle-power-plant-in-jordan-starts-operations-6064968/ It is capable of operating at over 51% combined cycle efficiency, leading to lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions per megawatt-hour (MWh) of electricity generated News | Utilities Mon, 08 Apr 2019 11:54:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/acwa-power-zarqa-combined-cycle-power-plant-in-jordan-starts-operations-6064968/ ABB and Rolls-Royce announce global microgrids cooperation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/abb-and-rolls-royce-announce-global-microgrids-cooperation-6062602/ Partnership is on microgrid solutions that integrate digital technology and efficient hybrid power systems News | Utilities Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:25:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/abb-and-rolls-royce-announce-global-microgrids-cooperation-6062602/ MHPS bags order for 1,026.3MW GTCC power plant in Sharjah http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/mhps-bags-order-for-10263mw-gtcc-power-plant-in-sharjah-6062615/ Full-turnkey EPC order centers on two M701F gas turbines for expansion of an existing plant operated by SEWA in Layyah News | Utilities Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:17:10 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/mhps-bags-order-for-10263mw-gtcc-power-plant-in-sharjah-6062615/ Siemens signs first long-term services agreement for H-class gas turbine in UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/siemens-signs-first-long-term-services-agreement-for-h-class-gas-turbine-in-uae-6062550/ Services support first use of Siemens H-class turbine in an aluminum smelting facility globally News | Utilities Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:04:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/siemens-signs-first-long-term-services-agreement-for-h-class-gas-turbine-in-uae-6062550/ Ducab revenues rise in 2018 with strong performance in UAE and abroad http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/ducab-revenues-rise-in-2018-with-strong-performance-in-uae-and-abroad-6061874/ Ducab also confirmed the appointment of Dr. Ahmad Bin Hassan Al Shaikh as the company’s new Chairman, replacing Eng. Jamal Salem Al Dhaheri News | Utilities Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:41:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/ducab-revenues-rise-in-2018-with-strong-performance-in-uae-and-abroad-6061874/ Concrete base of CSP tower for 4th phase of Dubai Solar Park now complete http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/concrete-base-of-csp-tower-for-4th-phase-of-dubai-solar-park-now-complete-6061887/ The work is progressing according to the set timetable for this project that will contribute to Dubai’s transformation into a global clean and renewable energy hub, and accelerate its shift towards solar power News | Utilities Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:30:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/concrete-base-of-csp-tower-for-4th-phase-of-dubai-solar-park-now-complete-6061887/ Siemens supplies first SGT-A45 mobile power generation unit http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/siemens-supplies-first-sgt-a45-mobile-power-generation-unit-6060379/ The SGT-A45 mobile unit is a good choice for customers with urgent power needs or in regions with a poorly developed infrastructure, says Siemens News | Utilities Thu, 28 Mar 2019 02:37:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/siemens-supplies-first-sgt-a45-mobile-power-generation-unit-6060379/ Etihad ESCO to mark Earth Hour 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/ceo-of-etihad-esco-ali-al-jassim-releases-statement-on-earth-hour-2019-6060522/ Ali Al Jassim, the CEO of Etihad ESCO, has released a statement on Earth Hour 2019, which falls on March 30 News | Utilities Thu, 28 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/ceo-of-etihad-esco-ali-al-jassim-releases-statement-on-earth-hour-2019-6060522/ Etihad ESCO to mark Earth Hour 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/etihad-esco-to-mark-earth-hour-2019-6060535/ Ali Al Jassim, the CEO of Etihad ESCO, has released a statement on Earth Hour 2019, which falls on March 30 News | Utilities Thu, 28 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/etihad-esco-to-mark-earth-hour-2019-6060535/ Moosa AL-Moosa appointed president of Dow in Saudi Arabia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/moosa-al-moosa-appointed-president-of-dow-in-saudi-arabia-6058403/ In addition to his role, AL-Moosa has also been named Dow Shareholder Representative for the Sadara Joint Venture, taking charge of all shareholders matters related to Sadara News | Utilities Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:07:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/moosa-al-moosa-appointed-president-of-dow-in-saudi-arabia-6058403/ DEWA announces financial closing on 4th phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/dewa-announces-financial-closing-on-4th-phase-of-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-solar-park-6058338/ Dubai Electricity and Water Authority and the consortium led by Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power and Silk Road Fund, which is owned by the Chinese Government, announced the financial closing of the 950-megawatt fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park<br /> News | Utilities Mon, 25 Mar 2019 11:54:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/dewa-announces-financial-closing-on-4th-phase-of-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-solar-park-6058338/ Saudi Arabia launches major water conservation programme ahead of World Water Day http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/21/saudi-arabia-launches-major-water-conservation-programme-ahead-of-world-water-day-6056960/ Through the programme, dubbed Qatrah, the ministry of environment, water and agriculture aims to reduce daily per capita consumption from 263 litres to 200 litres by 2020 and to 150 litres by 2030 News | Utilities Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:48:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/21/saudi-arabia-launches-major-water-conservation-programme-ahead-of-world-water-day-6056960/ Ecolab ramps up solutions to tackle water challenges http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/21/ecolab-ramps-up-solutions-to-tackle-water-challenges-6056973/ Ahead of the World Water Day tomorrow, Arjan Boogaards, Senior vice president and president of the MEA region, Ecolab, says that technological solutions are key to tackling growing water challenges in the region News | Utilities Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:35:09 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/21/ecolab-ramps-up-solutions-to-tackle-water-challenges-6056973/ Masdar installs first solar panel system at Australian Antarctic station http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/20/masdar-installs-first-solar-panel-system-at-an-australian-antarctic-station-6056544/ Masdar, the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, and the Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) have installed the first solar panel system at an Australian Antarctic station News | Utilities Wed, 20 Mar 2019 04:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/20/masdar-installs-first-solar-panel-system-at-an-australian-antarctic-station-6056544/ Infor to Highlight Role of EAM in Digital Transformation at Dubai Event http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/14/infor-to-highlight-role-of-eam-in-digital-transformation-at-dubai-event-6053294/ Customers to demonstrate the benefits of enterprise asset management software across various applications such as utilities plants News | Utilities Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:14:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/14/infor-to-highlight-role-of-eam-in-digital-transformation-at-dubai-event-6053294/ Hydrogen shows great potential in energy transition – Report http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/14/hydrogen-shows-great-potential-in-energy-transition-report-6053229/ The study by DNV GL explains that hydrogen is a unique energy carrier with no carbon emissions that can be used for long-term storage and heating applications News | Utilities Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:47:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/14/hydrogen-shows-great-potential-in-energy-transition-report-6053229/ Dubai's South Energy signs first solar project agreement http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/14/dubais-south-energy-signs-first-solar-project-agreement-6053242/ The 2MWp photovoltaic system will generate more than 3,000,000kWh of clean &amp; renewable energy annually for five of Dubai South's facilities News | Utilities Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:36:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/14/dubais-south-energy-signs-first-solar-project-agreement-6053242/ The Middle East needs to set up a centre of excellence on solar, say regional experts http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/13/the-middle-east-needs-to-set-up-a-centre-of-excellence-on-solar-say-regional-experts-6052592/ The first Utilities Middle East roundtable on solar rooftop triggers discussion the industry's opportunities and challenges, drawing experts from ENOC, Dubai Carbon, Etihad ESCO and ABB News | Utilities Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:55:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/13/the-middle-east-needs-to-set-up-a-centre-of-excellence-on-solar-say-regional-experts-6052592/ ENEC signed deal with Spain's ENUSA to exchange information and expertise http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/13/enec-signed-deal-with-spains-enusa-to-exchange-information-and-expertise-6052488/ <p>Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Spain's Enusa Industrias Avanzadas, S.A., S.M.E. (ENUSA), to exchange information and expertise in the field of nuclear fuel services</p> News | Utilities Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/13/enec-signed-deal-with-spains-enusa-to-exchange-information-and-expertise-6052488/ JCB launches new open generators for Middle East http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/13/jcb-launches-new-open-generators-for-middle-east-6052332/ As with all of the S models, the machines are designed for ultimate productivity and efficiency in many environments News | Utilities Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:00:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/13/jcb-launches-new-open-generators-for-middle-east-6052332/ US set to overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's biggest energy exporter http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/12/us-set-to-overtake-saudi-arabia-as-the-worlds-biggest-energy-exporter-6051981/ The rise in the shale production will see the US topple the kingdom for the first time since the 1950s News | Utilities Tue, 12 Mar 2019 02:35:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/12/us-set-to-overtake-saudi-arabia-as-the-worlds-biggest-energy-exporter-6051981/ JinkoSolar rejects allegation by Hanwha Q Cells http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/10/jinkosolar-says-hanwha-q-cells-lawsuits-lack-legal-merit-6050538/ Chinese solar module manufacturer Jinko Solar has categorically rejected allegations made by Korean rival Hanwha Q Cells that it has used Hanwha&rsquo;s passivation technology on its own solar cells<br /> News | Utilities Sun, 10 Mar 2019 02:24:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/10/jinkosolar-says-hanwha-q-cells-lawsuits-lack-legal-merit-6050538/ Empower receives Dubai Chamber CSR label for fifth consecutive year http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/10/empower-receives-dubai-chamber-csr-label-for-fifth-consecutive-year-6050551/ The Dubai Chamber CSR Label is the highest level of recognition for CSR efforts by businesses in the region News | Utilities Sun, 10 Mar 2019 02:17:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/10/empower-receives-dubai-chamber-csr-label-for-fifth-consecutive-year-6050551/ Xylem appoints new leadership for the Middle East and Africa regions http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/10/xylem-appoints-new-leadership-for-the-middle-east-and-africa-regions-6050421/ The realignment of the Middle East and Africa region into two separate business operating regions comes as part of Xylem&rsquo;s growth strategy News | Utilities Sun, 10 Mar 2019 02:08:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/10/xylem-appoints-new-leadership-for-the-middle-east-and-africa-regions-6050421/ Utilities see bigger picture with big batteries http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/4/utilities-see-bigger-picture-with-big-batteries-6047457/ Due to their decreasing costs, lithium-ion batteries dominate a range of applications including electric vehicles, computers and consumer electronics News | Utilities Mon, 04 Mar 2019 11:10:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/4/utilities-see-bigger-picture-with-big-batteries-6047457/ Dubai's DEWA issues RFQ for 900MW 5th phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/4/dubais-dewa-issues-rfq-for-900mw-5th-phase-of-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-solar-park-6047314/ The phase will use photovoltaic solar panels based on the Independent Power Project (IPP) model, and will be commissioned in stages starting from Q2 of 2021 News | Utilities Mon, 04 Mar 2019 11:01:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/4/dubais-dewa-issues-rfq-for-900mw-5th-phase-of-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-solar-park-6047314/ JinkoSolar opens its first PV module assembly plant in US http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/28/jinkosolar-opens-its-first-pv-module-assembly-plant-in-us-6046170/ Pilot production at the manufacturing facility began in November 2018 and has since been steadily ramping up News | Utilities Thu, 28 Feb 2019 02:31:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/28/jinkosolar-opens-its-first-pv-module-assembly-plant-in-us-6046170/ Dubai’s DEWA tenders 900MW of solar http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/28/dubais-dewa-tenders-900mw-of-solar-6046183/ The tender comes shortly after Dubai's regional neighbour Abu Dhabi launched a 2GW solar tender via the Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) News | Utilities Thu, 28 Feb 2019 02:24:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/28/dubais-dewa-tenders-900mw-of-solar-6046183/ ISH by Messe Frankfurt to set trends for bathroom design, sustainable heating and air-conditioning technology http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/27/ish-by-messe-frankfurt-to-set-trends-for-bathroom-design-sustainable-heating-and-air-conditioning-technology-6045702/ ISH, a fair focusing on the responsible management of water and energy in buildings, will be held from March 11 to 15 in Frankfurt News | Utilities Wed, 27 Feb 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/27/ish-by-messe-frankfurt-to-set-trends-for-bathroom-design-sustainable-heating-and-air-conditioning-technology-6045702/ First phase of Kuwait’s Shagaya Renewable Energy Park launched http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/25/first-phase-of-kuwaits-shagaya-renewable-energy-park-launched-6044311/ The Shagaya Solar Energy Plant is expected to create 10,000 jobs during the development phase, as well as 1,200 during operation and maintenance News | Utilities Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:18:19 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/25/first-phase-of-kuwaits-shagaya-renewable-energy-park-launched-6044311/ ACWA power consortium to build 100MW solar plant in Bahrain http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/25/acwa-power-consortium-to-build-100mw-solar-plant-in-bahrain-6044233/ The project is aimed at exploiting renewable energy to raise the capacity of electricity production and meet the growing demand for electricity throughout the Kingdom News | Utilities Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:06:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/25/acwa-power-consortium-to-build-100mw-solar-plant-in-bahrain-6044233/ Empower takes part in IDEA Campus Energy conference in Louisiana, USA http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/empower-takes-part-in-idea-campus-energy-conference-in-louisiana-usa-6043908/ Empower is taking part in the International District Energy Association (IDEA) Campus Energy 2019 News | Utilities Sun, 24 Feb 2019 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/empower-takes-part-in-idea-campus-energy-conference-in-louisiana-usa-6043908/ Lointek bags steam generation contract for Dubai’s CSP plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/lointek-bags-steam-generation-contract-for-dubais-csp-plant-6043869/ The DEWA IV CSP plant in Dubai will generate 950MW of energy, three times greater than any plant currently in operation News | Utilities Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:13:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/lointek-bags-steam-generation-contract-for-dubais-csp-plant-6043869/ Energy Recovery wins supply deal worth $4.9mn for PX Pressure Exchanger technology in UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/energy-recovery-wins-supply-deal-worth-49mn-for-px-pressure-exchanger-technology-in-uae-6043804/ Energy Recovery has announced total awards of $4.9mn to supply its PX Pressure Exchanger technology for desalination projects in the United Arab Emirates News | Utilities Sun, 24 Feb 2019 12:54:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/energy-recovery-wins-supply-deal-worth-49mn-for-px-pressure-exchanger-technology-in-uae-6043804/ Saudi Arabia, China sign renewable energy cooperation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/saudi-arabia-china-sign-renewable-energy-cooperation-6043817/ Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund has signed an MoU with China's National Energy Administration on renewable energy cooperation News | Utilities Sun, 24 Feb 2019 12:45:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/24/saudi-arabia-china-sign-renewable-energy-cooperation-6043817/ ABB installs Ekip UP technology at SEWA substation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/21/uaes-sewa-chooses-abbs-ekip-up-to-upgrade-circuit-breakers-6042777/ The utility has replaced outmoded trip units with a digital retrofit from ABB that reduced costs by 50% while dramatically improving capabilities News | Utilities Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:05:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/21/uaes-sewa-chooses-abbs-ekip-up-to-upgrade-circuit-breakers-6042777/ Aalborg CSP to supply steam generators for 700MW CSP park in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/21/aalborg-to-supply-steam-generators-for-700mw-csp-park-in-dubai-6042790/ The steam generation systems, of 600MW in total, will use Aalborg&rsquo;s leakage-free header-and-coil technology News | Utilities Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:57:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/21/aalborg-to-supply-steam-generators-for-700mw-csp-park-in-dubai-6042790/ Global Gasoline Gensets Market size to exceed $4bn by 2025 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/20/global-gasoline-gensets-market-size-to-exceed-4bn-by-2025-6042530/ Affordable power, easier fuel availability, simpler operation, and high portability are some of the key features that will stimulate the product penetration in the coming years News | Utilities Wed, 20 Feb 2019 03:10:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/20/global-gasoline-gensets-market-size-to-exceed-4bn-by-2025-6042530/ Jebel Ali SWRO desalination project makes progress http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/20/jebel-ali-swro-desalination-project-makes-progress-6042452/ The new plant is being developed as a brownfield seawater desalination plant and associated facilities News | Utilities Wed, 20 Feb 2019 02:49:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/20/jebel-ali-swro-desalination-project-makes-progress-6042452/ Innovation paves way for next stage of global energy transformation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/19/innovation-paves-way-for-next-stage-of-global-energy-transformation-6041880/ Innovative solutions accelerate low-cost renewables in the power sector, providing countries with tools to benefit from renewables scale-up, new IRENA report finds News | Utilities Tue, 19 Feb 2019 02:08:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/19/innovation-paves-way-for-next-stage-of-global-energy-transformation-6041880/ GE provides a 9E gas turbine for Iraq’s Al Qudus Power Plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/19/ge-provides-a-9e-gas-turbine-for-iraqs-al-qudus-power-plant-6041841/ GE will also service up to seven GE 9E gas turbines at the facility throughout 2019, including maintenance, supply of parts and rehabilitation News | Utilities Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:44:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/19/ge-provides-a-9e-gas-turbine-for-iraqs-al-qudus-power-plant-6041841/ DEWA receives 5 advisory bids on water desalination project in Hassyan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/18/dewa-receives-5-advisory-bids-on-water-desalination-project-in-hassyan-6041256/ The plant is expected to come into operation in 2023 and is the first Independent Water Project (IWP) in Dubai. News | Utilities Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:53:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/18/dewa-receives-5-advisory-bids-on-water-desalination-project-in-hassyan-6041256/ Falcon for Solar Sun signs Dh2.5mn agreement with Dubco Construction http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/18/falcon-for-solar-sun-signs-dh25mn-agreement-with-dubco-construction-6041191/ Solar Sun will supply solar heaters to 341 Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme&rsquo;s houses in Al Khawaneej, Dubai and 236 houses under the Mohammed Bin Zayed City project in Ajman News | Utilities Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:57:40 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/18/falcon-for-solar-sun-signs-dh25mn-agreement-with-dubco-construction-6041191/ Tabreed to build its first district cooling plant in India http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/17/tabreed-to-build-its-first-district-cooling-plant-in-india-6040281/ Amaravati DC project will be Tabreed&rsquo;s first project outside the GCC and the first DC project developed under a PPP in India News | Utilities Sun, 17 Feb 2019 07:39:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/17/tabreed-to-build-its-first-district-cooling-plant-in-india-6040281/ Global investments in renewable energy expected to surge by $210bn by 2024 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/14/global-investments-in-renewable-energy-expected-to-surge-by-210bn-by-2024-6039800/ Backing for renewable energy assets is set to rise 10% with grid-scale PV the most attractive opportunity among investors surveyed for a new report News | Utilities Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:48:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/14/global-investments-in-renewable-energy-expected-to-surge-by-210bn-by-2024-6039800/ Dubai's DEWA achieves 90.17% in Sustainability Culture Indicator in 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/13/dubais-dewa-achieves-9017-in-sustainability-culture-indicator-in-2018-6039202/ Dubai's DEWA achieves 90.17% in Sustainability Culture Indicator in 2018 News | Utilities Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:13:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/13/dubais-dewa-achieves-9017-in-sustainability-culture-indicator-in-2018-6039202/ Etihad ESCO announces completion of Hatta Solar retrofit project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/13/etihad-esco-announces-completion-of-hatta-solar-retrofit-project-6039085/ 7,756 photovoltaic (PV) solar panels installed over roofs of 554 Hatta villas in a project expected to generate 3,612,357KWh annually News | Utilities Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:55:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/13/etihad-esco-announces-completion-of-hatta-solar-retrofit-project-6039085/ Dubai to build solar-powered desalination plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/12/dubai-to-build-solar-powered-desalination-plant-6038448/ The plant will be able to produce 120 million gallons of drinkable water a day by 2024, according to DEWA CEO Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer News | Utilities Tue, 12 Feb 2019 12:08:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/12/dubai-to-build-solar-powered-desalination-plant-6038448/ Siemens to digitalise Shuweihat S2 power plant in Abu Dhabi http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/12/siemens-to-digitalise-shuweihat-s2-power-plant-in-abu-dhabi-6038461/ Siemens will provide digital services and extended intervals for optimised maintenance cost in 18-year service agreement for Shuweihat S2 IWPP News | Utilities Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:34:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/12/siemens-to-digitalise-shuweihat-s2-power-plant-in-abu-dhabi-6038461/ Russia, China back nuclear as a clean-power fix for Africa http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-6037733/ In recent years, at least seven sub-Saharan African states have signed agreements to deploy nuclear power with backing from Russia News | Utilities Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:43:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-6037733/ Dubai's Etihad ESCO partners with Vision Invest to set up an Energy Services Company in Saudi Arabia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/dubais-etihad-esco-partners-with-vision-invest-to-set-up-an-energy-services-company-in-saudi-arabia-6037746/ The move is in line with Etihad ESCO's strategy to bolster its regional presence and to explore business opportunities in the GCC News | Utilities Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:28:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/dubais-etihad-esco-partners-with-vision-invest-to-set-up-an-energy-services-company-in-saudi-arabia-6037746/ Jinko achieves 24.2% efficiency for its n-type monocrystalline cell http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/jinko-achieves-242-efficiency-for-its-n-type-monocrystalline-cell-6037759/ The cell is based on its HOT cell design and relying on tunnel oxide passivating contact technology News | Utilities Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:23:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/jinko-achieves-242-efficiency-for-its-n-type-monocrystalline-cell-6037759/ Dubai's South Energy, SP Group sign MoU to expand district cooling services http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/dubais-south-energy-sp-group-sign-mou-to-expand-district-cooling-services-6037772/ Partnership agreement eyes potential joint venture set to further advance district cooling solutions in the region News | Utilities Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:11:25 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/11/dubais-south-energy-sp-group-sign-mou-to-expand-district-cooling-services-6037772/ Construction of GCC’s first utility-scale wind energy project on track http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/10/construction-of-gccs-first-utility-scale-wind-energy-project-on-track-6037408/ Four of the project&rsquo;s 13 wind turbines are now fully installed; project scheduled to start generating power by Q3 2019 News | Utilities Sun, 10 Feb 2019 01:55:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/10/construction-of-gccs-first-utility-scale-wind-energy-project-on-track-6037408/ Sulzer Schmid launches new 'cost-effective' inspections platform for wind turbine rotor blades http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/7/sulzer-schmids-new-technology-offers-cost-effective-solution-for-wind-turbine-blade-inspection-6036524/ Sulzer &amp; Schmid Laboratories' new 3DX HD product has been developed as a cost-effective solution to cope with large volumes of high definition blade inspections News | Utilities Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:09:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/7/sulzer-schmids-new-technology-offers-cost-effective-solution-for-wind-turbine-blade-inspection-6036524/ Etihad ESCO partners with Daikin for execution of JAFZA Package-3 chiller replacement project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/7/etihad-esco-partners-with-daikin-for-execution-of-jafza-package-3-chiller-replacement-project-6036459/ Replacement of 15 existing chillers to save 3 Million kWh of energy &amp; Dh1.3mn in cost annually for JAFZA News | Utilities Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:58:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/7/etihad-esco-partners-with-daikin-for-execution-of-jafza-package-3-chiller-replacement-project-6036459/ Tabreed Integrates Big Data Technology to Improve Operational Performance http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/7/tabreed-integrates-big-data-technology-to-improve-operational-performance-6036472/ Tabreed Becomes First District Cooling Company to Integrate OSIsoft PI System into its Operations as Part of Digital Transformation Strategy News | Utilities Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:50:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/7/tabreed-integrates-big-data-technology-to-improve-operational-performance-6036472/ AMEA Power signs MoU with Republic of Chad for 120MW PV project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/6/amea-power-signs-mou-with-republic-of-chad-for-120mw-pv-project-6035926/ UAE-based renewable energy developer AMEA Power has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Republic of Chad for a 120MW PV project News | Utilities Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:22:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/6/amea-power-signs-mou-with-republic-of-chad-for-120mw-pv-project-6035926/ DEWA completes 98% of expansion work on M-Station http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/6/uae-dewas-m-station-expansion-at-jebel-ali-98-complete-6035874/ The expansion project includes new power generation units, with an added 700MW capacity, to the station's current total News | Utilities Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:03:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/6/uae-dewas-m-station-expansion-at-jebel-ali-98-complete-6035874/ Marubeni led consortium signs 23 year PPA agreement with PDO http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/6/marubeni-led-consortium-signs-23-year-ppa-agreement-with-pdo-6035887/ A consortium led by Japanese firm Marubeni Corporation has signed a 23-year power purchase agreement with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) for the 105MW Amin Solar PV IPP Project News | Utilities Wed, 06 Feb 2019 12:42:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/6/marubeni-led-consortium-signs-23-year-ppa-agreement-with-pdo-6035887/ Dubai's Empower secures Dh1.5bn syndicated loan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/5/dubais-empower-secures-dh15bn-syndicated-loan-6035224/ The loan shall be utilized for expanding capacity and district cooling infrastructure in various projects that include Jumeirah Village South, International Media Production Zone and Business Bay News | Utilities Tue, 05 Feb 2019 12:34:02 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/5/dubais-empower-secures-dh15bn-syndicated-loan-6035224/ Middle East electricity surges with region’s first iot lighting conference http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/5/middle-east-electricity-surges-with-regions-first-iot-lighting-conference-6034964/ Smart UAE street lighting will provide better public service and cost control, as conference probes lifestyle transformations through IoT lighting News | Utilities Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:58:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/5/middle-east-electricity-surges-with-regions-first-iot-lighting-conference-6034964/ Cummins Introduces New Technology in a New Natural Gas Series of Generators http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/5/cummins-introduces-new-technology-in-a-new-natural-gas-series-of-generators-6034977/ With a power density of up to 2.0MW from a 78L engine, the HSK78G generator series is designed to provide reliable power News | Utilities Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:39:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/5/cummins-introduces-new-technology-in-a-new-natural-gas-series-of-generators-6034977/ MENA’s first solar-powered Green Hydrogen project launched in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/4/menas-first-solar-powered-green-hydrogen-project-launched-in-dubai-6034600/ The project will be implemented in collaboration between DEWA, Expo 2020 Dubai and Siemens News | Utilities Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:56:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/4/menas-first-solar-powered-green-hydrogen-project-launched-in-dubai-6034600/ Pumped hydro Storage Plants: one of the cheapest sources of electricity http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/4/pumped-hydro-storage-plants-one-of-the-cheapest-sources-of-electricity-6034613/ Hydropower plants can be operated to provide base-load power as well as peak-load supply through pumped-storage, says Jes&uacute;s Sancho, ME Managing Director for ACCIONA News | Utilities Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:42:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/4/pumped-hydro-storage-plants-one-of-the-cheapest-sources-of-electricity-6034613/ District cooling company Tabreed sees 7% increase in 2018 profits http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/district-cooling-company-tabreed-sees-7-increase-in-2018-profits-6033716/ Tabreed has announced a number of significant achievements during 2018, in addition to celebrating its 20th anniversary News | Utilities Sun, 03 Feb 2019 09:53:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/district-cooling-company-tabreed-sees-7-increase-in-2018-profits-6033716/ Marubeni, Acciona win Saudi's Shuqaiq 3 desalination project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/marubeni-acciona-win-saudis-shuqaiq-3-desalination-project-6033729/ The Japanese and Spanish firms will work with local contractors on Shuqaiq 3 Independent Water Project News | Utilities Sun, 03 Feb 2019 09:40:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/marubeni-acciona-win-saudis-shuqaiq-3-desalination-project-6033729/ Acciona Energy, Schneider Electric partner to Accelerate Corporate Renewable Energy Adoption http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/acciona-energy-schneider-electric-partner-to-accelerate-corporate-renewable-energy-adoption-6033742/ Acciona will connect with commercial and industrial buyers in the Schneider Electric-moderated NEO Network, broadening the array of opportunities and helping speed the transition to clean, sustainable power News | Utilities Sun, 03 Feb 2019 09:28:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/acciona-energy-schneider-electric-partner-to-accelerate-corporate-renewable-energy-adoption-6033742/ Chinese firm plans $1bn Solar manufacturing facility in Saudi Arabia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/chinese-firm-plans-1bn-solar-manufacturing-facility-in-saudi-arabia-6033677/ Hanergy Thin Film Power Group signs agreement with Ajlan &amp; Bros to launch solar thin-film industrial park in Saudi Arabia News | Utilities Sun, 03 Feb 2019 09:00:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/feb/3/chinese-firm-plans-1bn-solar-manufacturing-facility-in-saudi-arabia-6033677/ GE & Sumitomo to build Sharjah’s First Independent Combined Cycle Power Plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/30/ge-sumitomo-to-build-sharjahs-first-independent-combined-cycle-power-plant-6032546/ Facility will be equipped with three of GE&rsquo;s HA turbines - the world&rsquo;s largest, most efficient heavy-duty gas turbine - and generate up to 1.8 GW News | Utilities Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:42:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/30/ge-sumitomo-to-build-sharjahs-first-independent-combined-cycle-power-plant-6032546/ Saudi Arabia unveils new $1.5bn phase of solar energy plan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/30/saudi-arabia-unveils-new-15bn-phase-of-solar-energy-plan-6032559/ Expressions of interest are being sought for seven solar projects to be built across Gulf kingdom News | Utilities Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:24:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/30/saudi-arabia-unveils-new-15bn-phase-of-solar-energy-plan-6032559/ Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince expected to reveal a $425bn plan on infrastructure http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/29/saudi-arabias-crown-prince-expected-to-reveal-a-425bn-plan-on-infrastructure-6032351/ The new programme will seek investments in energy, mining, and industrial projects News | Utilities Tue, 29 Jan 2019 02:13:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/29/saudi-arabias-crown-prince-expected-to-reveal-a-425bn-plan-on-infrastructure-6032351/ Yellow Door Energy Raises $65mn to boost regional solar transition http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/29/yellow-door-energy-raises-65mn-to-boost-regional-solar-transition-6032325/ The investment comes from IFC, Mitsui, Equinor, APICORP and Adenium and will be used to expand distributed solar News | Utilities Tue, 29 Jan 2019 02:00:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/29/yellow-door-energy-raises-65mn-to-boost-regional-solar-transition-6032325/ Dubai set to achieve 8% generation from clean energy by 2020 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/27/dubai-set-to-achieve-8-generation-from-clean-energy-by-2020-6031207/ Exceeding the 7% for 2020 was made possible through the various initiatives of Dewa, including the Shams Dubai News | Utilities Sun, 27 Jan 2019 10:51:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/27/dubai-set-to-achieve-8-generation-from-clean-energy-by-2020-6031207/ ENEC Celebrates 50 Million Safe Work Hours at Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/24/enec-celebrates-50-million-safe-work-hours-at-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-6030843/ ENEC achieves 50 million safe work hours without a lost time injury (lti) at barakah nuclear energy plant News | Utilities Thu, 24 Jan 2019 04:59:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/24/enec-celebrates-50-million-safe-work-hours-at-barakah-nuclear-energy-plant-6030843/ German Pump Manufacturer Wilo Launches New Headquarters in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/24/german-pump-manufacturer-wilo-launches-new-headquarters-in-dubai-6030856/ German Pump Manufacturer Wilo Launches New Headquarters in Dubai News | Utilities Thu, 24 Jan 2019 04:51:02 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/24/german-pump-manufacturer-wilo-launches-new-headquarters-in-dubai-6030856/ Dubai's Empower achieves steady growth in 2018 with Net Profit exceeding Dh800mn http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/dubais-empower-achieves-steady-growth-in-2018-with-net-profit-exceeding-dh800mn-6030167/ Total cooling capacity reached 1.43 million RT in 2018 while customer base expanded to 100,000 News | Utilities Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:09:19 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/dubais-empower-achieves-steady-growth-in-2018-with-net-profit-exceeding-dh800mn-6030167/ 20 electric vehicle charging stations to be launched in RAK by March http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/20-electric-vehicle-charging-stations-to-be-launched-in-rak-by-march-6029816/ These are part of the 50 such stations planned for 2019 in Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain, and Ajman News | Utilities Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:09:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/20-electric-vehicle-charging-stations-to-be-launched-in-rak-by-march-6029816/ Deals worth $10.5bn signed during WFES 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/deals-worth-105bn-signed-during-wfes-2019-6029829/ WFES 2019 convened more than 34,000 attendees in addition to 3,000 students from over 150 countries, including 15 heads of state News | Utilities Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:57:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/deals-worth-105bn-signed-during-wfes-2019-6029829/ DEWA, Saudi Aramco to cooperate on power supply and management http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/dewa-saudi-aramco-to-cooperate-on-power-supply-and-management-6029842/ The MoU provides a framework to assess potential collaborations and ventures in new energy and smart grid applications News | Utilities Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:49:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/dewa-saudi-aramco-to-cooperate-on-power-supply-and-management-6029842/