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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 Sat, 24 Aug 2019 03:48:11 +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) Sat, 24 Aug 2019 03:48:11 +0400 20 Federal Electricity and Water Authority Launches Phase 2 of ‘Your home our care’ Project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/23/federal-electricity-and-water-authority-launches-phase-2-of-your-home-our-care-project-6185686/ The launch is part of FEWA’s strategy to rationalise energy and water consumption and promote sustainability News | Utilities Fri, 23 Aug 2019 02:12:53 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/23/federal-electricity-and-water-authority-launches-phase-2-of-your-home-our-care-project-6185686/ PowerGen Renewable Energy buys EON Off-Grid Solutions http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/powergen-renewable-energy-buys-eon-off-grid-solutions-6184984/ The acquisition combines two leading micro-grid companies in Africa, and will help build momentum for private utilities on the continent News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:29:54 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/powergen-renewable-energy-buys-eon-off-grid-solutions-6184984/ Hiroshima waste-to-energy plant to get four-year upgrade http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/hiroshima-waste-to-energy-plant-to-get-four-year-upgrade-6184997/ The project will be undertaken by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Company (MHIEC), part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:26:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/hiroshima-waste-to-energy-plant-to-get-four-year-upgrade-6184997/ MAN Energy to build new CHP plants for German city http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/man-energy-to-build-new-chp-plants-for-german-city-6185010/ The two plants, MHKW Nord and Altchemnitz, will be operated with seven and five MAN gas engines respectively, each with an electrical output of 12.6 MW. News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:19:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/man-energy-to-build-new-chp-plants-for-german-city-6185010/ Yotta Raises $1.5 Million for Development, Commercialization of its Panel-Level Energy Storage System http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/yotta-raises-15-million-for-development-commercialization-of-its-panel-level-energy-storage-system-6184789/ Management team now has over 100 years of combined industry experience with two new director-level appointments News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:11:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/yotta-raises-15-million-for-development-commercialization-of-its-panel-level-energy-storage-system-6184789/ China looks inland to boost renewable energy deployment http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/china-looks-inland-to-boost-renewable-energy-deployment-6184802/ China accounted for 45 per cent of all investments in renewables globally, driving $126.6 billion (Dh464.93bn) in the sector in 2017 News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:07:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/china-looks-inland-to-boost-renewable-energy-deployment-6184802/ Walmart sues Tesla over store fires http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/walmart-sues-tesla-over-store-fires-6184815/ Retail giant alleges Tesla solar unit “engaged in widespread, systemic negligence and had failed to abide by prudent industry practices", leading to blazes News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:02:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/walmart-sues-tesla-over-store-fires-6184815/ Infor announces executive leadership transition http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/infor-announces-executive-leadership-transition-6184828/ In January 2019, Infor received a $1.5 billion committed investment from its two primary shareholders, Koch Equity Development, LLC (KED) and Golden Gate Capital News | Utilities Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:53:40 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/22/infor-announces-executive-leadership-transition-6184828/ Barakah Nuclear Plant in UAE to start testing third reactor http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/barakah-nuclear-plant-in-uae-to-start-testing-third-reactor-6184022/ Construction of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in Al Dhafra is now about 93 per cent complete and, when all four reactors are working, it will provide close to 25 per cent of the UAE’s electricity needs News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:54:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/barakah-nuclear-plant-in-uae-to-start-testing-third-reactor-6184022/ DEWA's Al Tayer meets Chinese Consul General to enhance collaboration with Chinese companies http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/dewas-al-tayer-meets-chinese-consul-general-to-enhance-collaboration-with-chinese-companies-6184035/ During the meeting, the two sides discussed ways to strengthen cooperation between DEWA and Chinese companies in energy-related areas, especially clean and renewable energy News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:44:16 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/dewas-al-tayer-meets-chinese-consul-general-to-enhance-collaboration-with-chinese-companies-6184035/ Delta Electronics Appoints Dalip Sharma as President and Regional Head for Delta Electronics Europe, Middle East & Africa Region http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/delta-electronics-appoints-dalip-sharma-as-president-and-regional-head-for-delta-electronics-europe-middle-east-africa-region-6184048/ Mr. Sharma’s vision is to work with Delta’s internal and external partners to implement strategies and local-market focus tailored to the needs of each territory, as they are strategic for Delta’s future growth News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:39:25 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/delta-electronics-appoints-dalip-sharma-as-president-and-regional-head-for-delta-electronics-europe-middle-east-africa-region-6184048/ 16% rise in Empower transactions through E-services http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/16-rise-in-empower-transactions-through-e-services-6184061/ Customers have used Empower’s e-Services and m-Pay platforms, in addition to the platforms of Emirates NBD, Noor Bank, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, Al Ansari Exchange and UAE Exchange News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:37:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/16-rise-in-empower-transactions-through-e-services-6184061/ INSYS icom and GILDEMEISTER to boost energy efficiency http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/insys-icom-and-gildemeister-to-boost-energy-efficiency-6184074/ Their joint solution enables companies to implement an energy management system (EnMS) which conforms to DIN EN ISO 50001 News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:32:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/insys-icom-and-gildemeister-to-boost-energy-efficiency-6184074/ How much of impact would a 25% weight decrease on a panel be to the industry? http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/how-much-of-impact-would-a-25-weight-decrease-on-a-panel-be-to-the-industry-6184087/ There is an easy way to get a rough idea of what magnitude the savings are: saving 25% of weight per panel would reduce cost of BOS by 3%, mounting structure by 15%, labor by 20% and finally O&M by 5% News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:27:53 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/how-much-of-impact-would-a-25-weight-decrease-on-a-panel-be-to-the-industry-6184087/ Oxford Flow launches gas regulator valve to increase reliability http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/oxford-flow-launches-gas-regulator-valve-to-increase-reliability-6184100/ IM valve to maximise efficiency and reduce maintenance costs News | Utilities Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:22:17 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/21/oxford-flow-launches-gas-regulator-valve-to-increase-reliability-6184100/ QATRA Water Solutions & Sharjah Cement Factory sign Reuse Agreement for Dry Sludge & Treated Water http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/qatra-water-solutions-sharjah-cement-factory-sign-reuse-agreement-for-dry-sludge-treated-water-6182449/ The reuse agreement is mutually beneficial to both parties involved, as Sharjah Cement Factory is able to access a local and sustainable alternative to charcoal, while QATRA continues to develop new initiative that achieve its zero waste target News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:17:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/qatra-water-solutions-sharjah-cement-factory-sign-reuse-agreement-for-dry-sludge-treated-water-6182449/ ACWA Power compares 3 bids to supply production units for Luxor power station http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/acwa-power-compares-3-bids-to-supply-production-units-for-luxor-power-station-6182319/ ACWA Power seeks to settle on the best technical offer before the completion of the financial closure of the project, which is targeted to be completed during the second quarter of next year News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:08:02 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/acwa-power-compares-3-bids-to-supply-production-units-for-luxor-power-station-6182319/ Acciona wins $443.4mn waste to energy contract in Scotland http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/acciona-wins-4434mn-waste-to-energy-contract-in-scotland-6182332/ The Ness Energy Project will have the capacity to treat 150,000 tonnes of waste per year News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:04:53 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/acciona-wins-4434mn-waste-to-energy-contract-in-scotland-6182332/ Saudi Arabia uses solar power to generate water in Yemen http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/saudi-arabia-uses-solar-power-to-generate-water-in-yemen-6182345/ The Saudi program has supported the water sector in Yemen through the distribution of 120 tanks delivered to different governorates, as the first step in sustainable water projects News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:59:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/saudi-arabia-uses-solar-power-to-generate-water-in-yemen-6182345/ Hanergy Thin Film set to lose crucial hydropower project stakes http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/hanergy-thin-film-set-to-lose-crucial-hydropower-project-stakes-6182358/ Hanergy Thin Film owner Li Hejun’s Hanergy Mobile Energy business in China says it will be among the bidders News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:55:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/hanergy-thin-film-set-to-lose-crucial-hydropower-project-stakes-6182358/ Russia's Rosatom interested in Bulgaria nuclear plant tender http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/russias-rosatom-interested-in-bulgaria-nuclear-plant-tender-6182371/ Bulgaria is seeking a strategic investor for its revived Belene project on the Danube, which is estimated to cost at least 10 billion euros ($11.1 billion) News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:49:52 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/russias-rosatom-interested-in-bulgaria-nuclear-plant-tender-6182371/ Tender floated for 146MW of solar, diesel and storage hybrid projects at 11 sites in Oman http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/tender-floated-for-146mw-of-solar-diesel-and-storage-hybrid-projects-at-11-sites-in-oman-6182384/ The Rural Areas Electricity Company indicated that all 11 projects will be awarded to a single bidder News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:44:52 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/tender-floated-for-146mw-of-solar-diesel-and-storage-hybrid-projects-at-11-sites-in-oman-6182384/ DEWA is host sponsor of 24th World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/dewa-is-host-sponsor-of-24th-world-energy-congress-in-abu-dhabi-6182202/ Since 1924, the WEC has been organised every three years by the World Energy Council in a major global city or capital News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:59:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/dewa-is-host-sponsor-of-24th-world-energy-congress-in-abu-dhabi-6182202/ A quarter of the world’s population face extremely high water stress http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/a-quarter-of-the-worlds-population-face-extremely-high-water-stress-6182215/ Seventeen countries are drawing more than 80 per cent of their available water supply each year according to new data from the World Resources Institute (WRI) News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:40:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/a-quarter-of-the-worlds-population-face-extremely-high-water-stress-6182215/ Soltec to supply trackers to Enel's 220-MW solar plant in Mexico http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/soltec-to-supply-trackers-to-enels-220-mw-solar-plant-in-mexico-6182228/ The company is supplying its SF7 bifacial trackers for a solar park located in Tlaxcala state News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:33:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/soltec-to-supply-trackers-to-enels-220-mw-solar-plant-in-mexico-6182228/ Egypt switches on 130MW PV solar power projects to boost electric supply http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/egypt-switches-on-130mw-pv-solar-power-projects-to-boost-electric-supply-6181799/ The photovoltaic plants are based at Benban, Kom Osbo in Egypt's Aswan province, 830 kilometres south of Cairo and will produce enough energy to power 140,000 homes News | Utilities Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:49:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/20/egypt-switches-on-130mw-pv-solar-power-projects-to-boost-electric-supply-6181799/ Endress+Hauser develops hygiene and wastewater test system http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/endresshauser-develops-hygiene-and-wastewater-test-system-6180746/ Endress+Hauser provided a highly complex automation solution for the wastewater test platform. The primary challenge was the implementation of a modular design News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:38:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/endresshauser-develops-hygiene-and-wastewater-test-system-6180746/ Virtual power plant market to be worth $4.5bn by 2024 says report http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/virtual-power-plant-market-to-be-worth-45bn-by-2024-says-report-6180759/ The report by BIS Research explains that the market growth will be driven by the growing affinity for reducing the electricity demand, plus the rising concern for sustainable power generation News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:30:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/virtual-power-plant-market-to-be-worth-45bn-by-2024-says-report-6180759/ Ansaldo Energyia bags lucrative power generation deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/ansaldo-energyia-bags-lucrative-power-generation-deal-6180772/ The Italian firm was awarded the engineering, procurement and construction contract, on a turnkey basis, for the Irsching 6 plant in southern Bavaria News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:27:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/ansaldo-energyia-bags-lucrative-power-generation-deal-6180772/ Mega solar and storage project to be built in the Caribbean http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/mega-solar-and-storage-project-to-be-built-in-the-caribbean-6180785/ The fully-integrated system will comprise a 35.6 MW solar PV plant and a 44.2 MWh lithium‐ion battery energy storage system News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:22:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/mega-solar-and-storage-project-to-be-built-in-the-caribbean-6180785/ ABB collaborates with Hitachi to advance digitization in utilities http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/abb-collaborates-with-hitachi-to-advance-digitization-in-utilities-6180798/ Utilities will use the MMS to enable efficient procurement of balancing capacity and energy News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:18:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/abb-collaborates-with-hitachi-to-advance-digitization-in-utilities-6180798/ Over 9 million benefit from Suqia UAE by end of 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/over-9-million-benefit-from-suqia-uae-by-end-of-2018-6180486/ The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), under the umbrella of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI) supplements the UAE’s humanitarian efforts News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:12:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/over-9-million-benefit-from-suqia-uae-by-end-of-2018-6180486/ Empower's summer awareness campaigns to create a safe environment for future generations http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/empowers-summer-awareness-campaigns-to-create-a-safe-environment-for-future-generations-6180499/ Empower explains to customers to close the blinds and glass windows prior to leaving their houses, which is the first center of defense from the heat of the sun during the day News | Utilities Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:09:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/19/empowers-summer-awareness-campaigns-to-create-a-safe-environment-for-future-generations-6180499/ Hyflux to 'engage exclusively' with Utico from now until Aug 26 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/18/hyflux-to-engage-exclusively-with-utico-from-now-until-aug-26-6179017/ The deal would see Utico take an 88 per cent equity stake in Hyflux for S$300 million as equity and S$100 million as a shareholder loan. News | Utilities Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:07:16 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/18/hyflux-to-engage-exclusively-with-utico-from-now-until-aug-26-6179017/ Dewa releases 6th annual sustainability report http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/18/dewa-releases-6th-annual-sustainability-report-6179030/ The report focuses on ways to support economic growth without damaging the environment, and highlights Dewa’s achievements in sustainability News | Utilities Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:01:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/18/dewa-releases-6th-annual-sustainability-report-6179030/ Dubai's DEWA awards Dh1.4bn deal for Hatta Hydro Power project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/18/dubais-dewa-awards-dh14bn-deal-for-hatta-hydro-power-project-6179043/ Hydro-electric project is the first of its kind in the Arabian Gulf and will generate 250 megawatts News | Utilities Sun, 18 Aug 2019 09:56:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/18/dubais-dewa-awards-dh14bn-deal-for-hatta-hydro-power-project-6179043/ Masdar's 50MW wind farm in Oman starts generating electricity http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/15/masdars-50mw-wind-farm-in-oman-starts-generating-electricity-6178861/ The project has been funded by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, and GE has supplied 13 wind turbines News | Utilities Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:03:19 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/15/masdars-50mw-wind-farm-in-oman-starts-generating-electricity-6178861/ WETEX 2019 & Dubai Solar Show 2019 to show best solutions in clean energy http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/15/wetex-2019-dubai-solar-show-2019-to-show-best-solutions-in-clean-energy-6178874/ WETEX 2019 & Dubai Solar Show 2019 to show best solutions in clean energy News | Utilities Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:27:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/15/wetex-2019-dubai-solar-show-2019-to-show-best-solutions-in-clean-energy-6178874/ Utico states concern for Hyflux assets’ value loss http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/15/utico-states-concern-for-hyflux-assets-value-loss-6178887/ Hyflux shareholders and directors not acting in time to contain value leakage News | Utilities Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:21:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/15/utico-states-concern-for-hyflux-assets-value-loss-6178887/ Advanced nuclear reactors hold promise of clean energy for Gulf countries http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/13/advanced-nuclear-reactors-hold-promise-of-clean-energy-for-gulf-countries-6176066/ The case for investing in advanced nuclear reactors as an alternative energy source is compelling. Russia and China have an advantage in the development of advanced reactors, thanks to state financial backing News | Utilities Tue, 13 Aug 2019 09:00:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/13/advanced-nuclear-reactors-hold-promise-of-clean-energy-for-gulf-countries-6176066/ Big batteries accelerating solar and wind deployment http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/13/big-batteries-accelerating-solar-and-wind-deployment-6176040/ Utilities are investing in large units that make it more affordable to store renewable energy and deploy it when needed News | Utilities Tue, 13 Aug 2019 08:50:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/13/big-batteries-accelerating-solar-and-wind-deployment-6176040/ Bjorn Rosengren to join ABB as CEO in February http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/13/bjorn-rosengren-to-join-abb-as-ceo-in-february-6176053/ He will take over from acting ABB CEO Peter Voser in March, with Voser reverting to his position as chairman of the board at ABB News | Utilities Tue, 13 Aug 2019 08:37:28 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/13/bjorn-rosengren-to-join-abb-as-ceo-in-february-6176053/ Advanced nuclear reactors hold promise of clean energy for Gulf countries http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/12/advanced-nuclear-reactors-hold-promise-of-clean-energy-for-gulf-countries-6175871/ The case for investing in advanced nuclear reactors as an alternative energy source is compelling. Russia and China have an advantage in the development of advanced reactors, thanks to state financial backing News | Utilities Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:09:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/12/advanced-nuclear-reactors-hold-promise-of-clean-energy-for-gulf-countries-6175871/ From legislation to grid evolution – What is next for AMI? http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/12/from-legislation-to-grid-evolution-what-is-next-for-ami-6175858/ Legislation and the evolving grid push utilities towards an increasingly data-heavy environment News | Utilities Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:33:28 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/12/from-legislation-to-grid-evolution-what-is-next-for-ami-6175858/ Reliable testing of transformer wiring – A poor relation? http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/11/reliable-testing-of-transformer-wiring-a-poor-relation-6175676/ With the COMPANO 100, OMICRON has developed a test set that is optimised to test the wiring from the transformers to the relays, meters or control room News | Utilities Sun, 11 Aug 2019 12:22:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/11/reliable-testing-of-transformer-wiring-a-poor-relation-6175676/ Eliminating system failure http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/11/eliminating-system-failure-6175689/ Building a test system in today›s industry requires evaluation of expanding test requirements and an architecture that can last over time News | Utilities Sun, 11 Aug 2019 12:18:25 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/11/eliminating-system-failure-6175689/ ABB launches world’s first excitation product compliant with new European Grid Code http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/abb-launches-worlds-first-excitation-product-compliant-with-new-european-grid-code-6174987/ ABB’s UNITROL® 1000 series is the world’s first excitation product that is fully compliant with the new European grid code pioneered in Germany News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:47:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/abb-launches-worlds-first-excitation-product-compliant-with-new-european-grid-code-6174987/ Top sectors for jobs in the renewable energy industry http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/top-sectors-for-jobs-in-the-renewable-energy-industry-6175000/ Eleven million people worked in renewable energy in 2018, according to recent analysis from the International Renewable Energy Agency News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:44:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/top-sectors-for-jobs-in-the-renewable-energy-industry-6175000/ CSP plants in China get automated tech upgrade http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/csp-plants-in-china-get-automated-tech-upgrade-6175013/ The systems will automatically manage the transportation of heat to molten salt tanks for storage and control how power is fed into the grid News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:40:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/csp-plants-in-china-get-automated-tech-upgrade-6175013/ Tadweer Completes waste management Preparations for Eid Al Adha 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/tadweer-completes-waste-management-preparations-for-eid-al-adha-2019-6175026/ Urges public to avoid slaughtering of sacrificial animals at non-designated areas to ensure public safety, prevent diseases News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:35:26 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/tadweer-completes-waste-management-preparations-for-eid-al-adha-2019-6175026/ Wind Turbine Market by Axis, Connectivity, Rating, Application & Region to 2024: Global Market Insights, Inc. http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/wind-turbine-market-by-axis-connectivity-rating-application-region-to-2024-global-market-insights-inc-6175039/ Key industry players operating in the global wind turbine market include Suzlon, Siemens Gamesa, Enercon, Goldwind, Vestas, Nordex, United Power, Senvion, MHI-Vestas, Acciona, Envision Energy, General Electric, Northern Power Systems, Enessere and Clipper News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:31:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/wind-turbine-market-by-axis-connectivity-rating-application-region-to-2024-global-market-insights-inc-6175039/ Hanergy’s SHJ technology Sets New Record With 24.85% Conversion Rate http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/hanergys-shj-technology-sets-new-record-with-2485-conversion-rate-6175052/ Following this recent development, not only has Hanergy refreshed its Chinese record (24.23%), but has also surpassed the original world record of 24.5% maintained by Japan Kaneka, becoming a new champion of 6-inch silicon SHJ battery News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:19:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/hanergys-shj-technology-sets-new-record-with-2485-conversion-rate-6175052/ DEWA's Al Tayer receives First-Class Certificate of Honour and Appreciation from EFQM delegation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/dewas-al-tayer-receives-first-class-certificate-of-honour-and-appreciation-from-efqm-delegation-6175065/ The certificate was also granted in recognition of DEWA’s role in practical testing, as one of the winners of the Global Excellence Award that was granted by EFQM in 2017 News | Utilities Thu, 08 Aug 2019 02:06:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/8/dewas-al-tayer-receives-first-class-certificate-of-honour-and-appreciation-from-efqm-delegation-6175065/ Saudi's SWPC announces qualified bidders for Jubail-3 IWPs Project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/saudis-swpc-announces-qualified-bidders-for-jubail-3-iwps-project-6173791/ The 600,000-cu-m-per-day Jubail-3A independent water project (IWP) will be located 18 km south of Jubail Industrial City along the Arabian Gulf coast News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 03:19:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/saudis-swpc-announces-qualified-bidders-for-jubail-3-iwps-project-6173791/ Oman to harness surface water at Wadi Dayqah Dam http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/oman-to-harness-surface-water-at-wadi-dayqah-dam-6173635/ The project will have important ramifications for the Qurayat Wilayat’s once lucrative agriculture industry, according to a report by the Supreme Council for Planning (SCP). News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 03:06:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/oman-to-harness-surface-water-at-wadi-dayqah-dam-6173635/ Evoqua Water Technologies Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/evoqua-water-technologies-reports-third-quarter-2019-results-6173648/ Consolidated revenues of $360.3mn, an increase of 5.2% over the prior year period. Net income of $4.3mn compared to net income of $1.0 million in the prior year period News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 02:57:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/evoqua-water-technologies-reports-third-quarter-2019-results-6173648/ Metito wins 45-55MW Bangladesh solar project with $0.07/kWh bid http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/metito-wins-45-55mw-bangladesh-solar-project-with-007kwh-bid-6173661/ A consortium led by Metito Utilities, JinkoSolar and Al Jomaih Energy and Water has won a tender to build a 45-55 MW grid-tied solar plant with a bid of $0.0749/kWh — the lowest ever seen in Bangladesh News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 02:52:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/metito-wins-45-55mw-bangladesh-solar-project-with-007kwh-bid-6173661/ Phanes Group’s Solar Incubator returns in search of promising sub-Saharan Africa solar projects http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/phanes-groups-solar-incubator-returns-in-search-of-promising-sub-saharan-africa-solar-projects-6173674/ The initiative rewards solar PV developers with commercial and technical expertise to help bring their project to fruition; Applications are open now, with the winner(s) announced at the Unlocking Solar Capital: Africa 2019 conference in Dakar, Senegal News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 02:47:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/phanes-groups-solar-incubator-returns-in-search-of-promising-sub-saharan-africa-solar-projects-6173674/ Water bankruptcy looms for one in four people worldwide, researchers warn http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/water-bankruptcy-looms-for-one-in-four-people-worldwide-researchers-warn-6173687/ Seventeen countries face extremely high water stress News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 02:43:19 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/water-bankruptcy-looms-for-one-in-four-people-worldwide-researchers-warn-6173687/ GCC organizations need stronger resilience strategies in place to ensure critical functions are restored after disruptive events, says Booz Allen Hamilton http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/gcc-organizations-need-stronger-resilience-strategies-in-place-to-ensure-critical-functions-are-restored-after-disruptive-events-says-booz-allen-hamilton-6173700/ Annual spend on data security breaches is far ahead of global average, however GCC organizations take longer than European counterparts to contain a breach News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 02:40:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/gcc-organizations-need-stronger-resilience-strategies-in-place-to-ensure-critical-functions-are-restored-after-disruptive-events-says-booz-allen-hamilton-6173700/ ENOC Group becomes the first energy company to win the SPLC Awards for sustainable business practices http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/enoc-group-becomes-the-first-energy-company-to-win-the-splc-awards-for-sustainable-business-practices-6173505/ The Group was awarded under the ‘Sustainable Purchasing Business Case Leadership’ category for showcasing its business value generated by adopting sustainability principles in its operation as well as implementing sustainable purchasing standards News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 01:54:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/enoc-group-becomes-the-first-energy-company-to-win-the-splc-awards-for-sustainable-business-practices-6173505/ Daikin Middle East and Africa relocates Dubai regional HQ http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/daikin-middle-east-and-africa-relocates-dubai-regional-hq-6173518/ Move aligns with provincial expansion strategy as company executives aim to enhance leadership, visibility and product offerings to meet increasing customer demands News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 01:31:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/daikin-middle-east-and-africa-relocates-dubai-regional-hq-6173518/ Empower awards network extension contract worth Dh25mn http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/empower-awards-network-extension-contract-worth-dh25mn-6173531/ Extension of pipe network is part of Empower’s strategy to expand its projects as demand for district cooling services is growing in several real estate projects News | Utilities Wed, 07 Aug 2019 01:24:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/7/empower-awards-network-extension-contract-worth-dh25mn-6173531/ Rosatom ready to launch first floating nuclear plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/rosatom-ready-to-launch-first-floating-nuclear-plant-6172530/ Rosatom’s fleet includes two nuclear icebreakers with twin-reactor nuclear power plants and two with a single reactor, the most notable of these being the Akademik Lomonosov News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 02:24:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/rosatom-ready-to-launch-first-floating-nuclear-plant-6172530/ Scalable data management is crucial to water conservation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/scalable-data-management-is-crucial-to-water-conservation-6172543/ With 400 million smart water meters to be installed by 2026, turning the vast amount of data they produce into actionable insights is the challenge News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 02:18:17 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/scalable-data-management-is-crucial-to-water-conservation-6172543/ Wooden filtration membrane promises efficient and more sustainable water desalination http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/wooden-filtration-membrane-promises-efficient-and-more-sustainable-water-desalination-6172205/ In developing their new wood-based membrane, scientists from Princeton University together with colleagues from the University of Maryland and the University of Colorado Boulder drew inspiration from the natural water circulation systems of a tree News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:59:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/wooden-filtration-membrane-promises-efficient-and-more-sustainable-water-desalination-6172205/ $662bn investment required to ramp up energy storage installations by 2040 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/662bn-investment-required-to-ramp-up-energy-storage-installations-by-2040-6172218/ Energy storage installations around the world will multiply exponentially, from 9GW/17GWh deployed as of 2018 to 1,095GW/2,850GWh by 2040 News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:52:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/662bn-investment-required-to-ramp-up-energy-storage-installations-by-2040-6172218/ The next generation of solar cells could come from fabric http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/the-next-generation-of-solar-cells-could-come-from-fabric-6172231/ New textile-based solar cells developed by Fraunhofer researchers, semitrailers could soon be producing the electricity needed to power cooling systems or other onboard equipment News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:41:19 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/the-next-generation-of-solar-cells-could-come-from-fabric-6172231/ EBRD grants $35 for mega solar project in Jordan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/ebrd-grants-35-for-mega-solar-project-in-jordan-6172244/ The solar plants have been developed by the Jordanian company Kawar Investment, engineered, procured and constructed by Kawar Energy and are located in the King Hussein Bin Talal Development Area in Mafraq and Amman, at a total capacity of 37 Mega Watt peak (MWp) News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:28:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/ebrd-grants-35-for-mega-solar-project-in-jordan-6172244/ Tesla Announces Utility-Scale Energy Storage Product Called Megapack http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/tesla-announces-utility-scale-energy-storage-product-called-megapack-6172257/ Tesla claims it can deploy a one gigawatt-hour plant over three acres in under three months, which is about four times faster than a comparable fossil fuel plant News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:24:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/tesla-announces-utility-scale-energy-storage-product-called-megapack-6172257/ KIZAD cuts fees for over 75% of its services to further attract investors http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/kizad-cuts-fees-for-over-75-of-its-services-to-further-attract-investors-6172270/ The initiative is expected to contribute to savings for the investors while furthering the competitive business advantage at KIZAD for its current and future clients News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:16:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/kizad-cuts-fees-for-over-75-of-its-services-to-further-attract-investors-6172270/ DEWA invites international companies to benefit from investment opportunities at WETEX and Dubai Solar Show http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/dewa-invites-international-companies-to-benefit-from-investment-opportunities-at-wetex-and-dubai-solar-show-6172075/ Companies can benefit from the opportunities offered by the UAE and the region, and review key projects and investments that will be announced at the two exhibitions News | Utilities Tue, 06 Aug 2019 01:12:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/6/dewa-invites-international-companies-to-benefit-from-investment-opportunities-at-wetex-and-dubai-solar-show-6172075/ UAE's Utico sets August 16 deadline to sign deal with Hyflux http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/uaes-utico-sets-august-16-deadline-to-sign-deal-with-hyflux-6171243/ Hyflux first received an expression of intent to invest from Utico in late April after its deal with Indonesia's SM Investments (SMI) fell through News | Utilities Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:45:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/uaes-utico-sets-august-16-deadline-to-sign-deal-with-hyflux-6171243/ NOTS Solar Lamps to Invest $70 Million in Solar Home Systems Manufacturing in Rwanda http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/nots-solar-lamps-to-invest-70-million-in-solar-home-systems-manufacturing-in-rwanda-6171256/ NOTS has an agenda to produce and sell 900,000 solar systems in Rwanda in the next four years News | Utilities Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:34:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/nots-solar-lamps-to-invest-70-million-in-solar-home-systems-manufacturing-in-rwanda-6171256/ Solar Energy Storage Market to Witness More Than 35% Gains by 2025 - Report http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/solar-energy-storage-market-to-witness-more-than-35-gains-by-2025-report-6171269/ Prominent solar energy storage market players include Carnegie Clean Energy, BMW, Kokam, BYD, Primus Power, Samsung, Maxwell Technologies, EnerSys, LG Chem, Leclanche, FIAMM, Vionx BAE, Saft, Adara Power, Ecoult and Aquion News | Utilities Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:19:39 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/solar-energy-storage-market-to-witness-more-than-35-gains-by-2025-report-6171269/ Hanergy Enters Fortune China 500 List http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/hanergy-enters-fortune-china-500-list-6171282/ The company also secured the starry positions in both "Top 40 ROE" and "Top 40 Margins" to become the fastest growing company in the clean energy sector News | Utilities Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:13:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/hanergy-enters-fortune-china-500-list-6171282/ MANN+HUMMEL completes acquisition of Hardy Filtration http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/mannhummel-completes-acquisition-of-hardy-filtration-6171100/ This give it a larger footprint with a new center for manufacturing operations in Canada, and expansion of the product Portfolio in the Areas of heating, ventilatin and air conditioning (HVAC) News | Utilities Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:07:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/mannhummel-completes-acquisition-of-hardy-filtration-6171100/ Dubai's DEWA cooperates with Stanford University for R&D in solar energy http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/dubais-dewa-cooperates-with-stanford-university-for-rd-in-solar-energy-6171113/ The fields of research include radiation cooling to improve the efficiency and performance of solar panels, utilisation of autonomous robots in monitoring and maintaining solar power plants, and the use of artificial intelligence (AI) to forecast the performance and production of photovoltaic solar plants in the short term News | Utilities Mon, 05 Aug 2019 04:56:52 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/5/dubais-dewa-cooperates-with-stanford-university-for-rd-in-solar-energy-6171113/ Sharjah to build $84mn sewage network in Khorfakkan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/sharjah-to-build-84mn-sewage-network-in-khorfakkan-6170385/ The project of establishing an integrated sewage network and sewage treatment plant in Kalba had reached the final stage News | Utilities Sun, 04 Aug 2019 05:31:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/sharjah-to-build-84mn-sewage-network-in-khorfakkan-6170385/ ABB wins first order of software solution for the electricity balancing market system from Hitachi http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/abb-wins-first-order-of-software-solution-for-the-electricity-balancing-market-system-from-hitachi-6170398/ Contributing to reliable and efficient power supply for Japan News | Utilities Sun, 04 Aug 2019 05:22:18 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/abb-wins-first-order-of-software-solution-for-the-electricity-balancing-market-system-from-hitachi-6170398/ DEWA launches customised Smart Response Vehicle Service to respond to technical notifications http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/dewa-launches-customised-smart-response-vehicle-service-to-respond-to-technical-notifications-6170411/ DEWA launches customised Smart Response Vehicle Service to respond to technical notifications News | Utilities Sun, 04 Aug 2019 05:16:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/dewa-launches-customised-smart-response-vehicle-service-to-respond-to-technical-notifications-6170411/ RAKEZ partners with Smart4Power to reduce energy and water consumption by 38% http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/rakez-partners-with-smart4power-to-reduce-energy-and-water-consumption-by-38-6170255/ The agreement, which is part of RAKEZ contribution towards the targets of RAK Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Strategy 2040, will extend over five years, and will provide guaranteed energy and water savings of 38.5% vs. usual consumption patterns News | Utilities Sun, 04 Aug 2019 05:11:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/rakez-partners-with-smart4power-to-reduce-energy-and-water-consumption-by-38-6170255/ UAE residents urged to improve AC usage habits http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/uae-residents-urged-to-improve-ac-usage-habits-6170268/ Survey reveals that 62% of respondents go to work in the summer and leave the air conditioning on in their home during the day News | Utilities Sun, 04 Aug 2019 05:07:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/uae-residents-urged-to-improve-ac-usage-habits-6170268/ Empower enhances the professional performance of its employees http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/empower-enhances-the-professional-performance-of-its-employees-6170281/ The training courses and programs represent a major part of Empower's annual strategy to raise the performance level of its staff to the highest international standards News | Utilities Sun, 04 Aug 2019 05:03:29 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/4/empower-enhances-the-professional-performance-of-its-employees-6170281/ Saudi Arabia invites bids for $1.4bn solar PV projects with a combined capacity of 1.47GW http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/2/saudi-arabia-invites-bids-for-14bn-solar-pv-projects-with-a-combined-capacity-of-147gw-6169085/ The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO) issues Request for Proposals (RFP) for Round Two of the National Renewable Energy Program (NREP) that consists of six solar PV projects. 60 companies pre-qualified to bid, 28 of which are from Saudi Arabia News | Utilities Fri, 02 Aug 2019 09:16:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/2/saudi-arabia-invites-bids-for-14bn-solar-pv-projects-with-a-combined-capacity-of-147gw-6169085/ E.ON launches reward scheme to boost UK renewables http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/eon-launches-reward-scheme-to-boost-uk-renewables-6168409/ The scheme aims to bridge the gap between the closure of the FiT scheme at the end of March and the future launch of the Government’s new supplier-led Smart-Export Guarantee News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 01:41:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/eon-launches-reward-scheme-to-boost-uk-renewables-6168409/ Man Energy, Hydrogenious in partnership to advance hydrogen technology http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/man-energy-hydrogenious-in-partnership-to-advance-hydrogen-technology-6168422/ Germany's MAN Energy Solutions will join a partnership aimed at expanding hydrogen storage systems, particularly in Europe News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 01:33:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/man-energy-hydrogenious-in-partnership-to-advance-hydrogen-technology-6168422/ New report points to key opportunities in electrical digital twin applications http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/new-report-points-to-key-opportunities-in-electrical-digital-twin-applications-6168435/ The asset performance management segment, by application, is estimated to be the largest and the fastest-growing segment during the forecast period News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 01:25:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/new-report-points-to-key-opportunities-in-electrical-digital-twin-applications-6168435/ ENGIE Storage to run six energ storage sites with a combined capacity of 19MW/38MWh http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/engie-storage-to-run-six-energ-storage-sites-with-a-combined-capacity-of-19mw38mwh-6168448/ The combined solar and storage portfolio, developed and operated by Syncarpha Capital, LLC, a New York-based private equity firm, is the first utility-scale solar plus storage offering to benefit from ENGIE’s new integrated development, supply and services offering for wholesale market participation News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 01:19:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/engie-storage-to-run-six-energ-storage-sites-with-a-combined-capacity-of-19mw38mwh-6168448/ Schneider Electric and Microsoft’s call for applications for startups with the goal of transforming the energy sector in Europe with Artificial Intelligence http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/schneider-electric-and-microsofts-call-for-applications-for-startups-with-the-goal-of-transforming-the-energy-sector-in-europe-with-artificial-intelligence-6168240/ The selected start-ups will be unveiled at the Schneider Electric Innovation Summit on October 2 and 3, 2019 in Barcelona, ​​Spain News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 01:08:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/schneider-electric-and-microsofts-call-for-applications-for-startups-with-the-goal-of-transforming-the-energy-sector-in-europe-with-artificial-intelligence-6168240/ Emrgy and GE team up for micro hydrokinetic technology http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/emrgy-and-ge-team-up-for-micro-hydrokinetic-technology-6168253/ The partnership is set to bring a new line of business for GE Renewable Energy to target distributed hydropower opportunities up to 1MW, and will see Emrgy’s distributed Micro Hydrokinetics solution available for purchase in more locations News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 01:03:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/emrgy-and-ge-team-up-for-micro-hydrokinetic-technology-6168253/ DEWA sends 20 Emiratis to China in ‘Ambassadors of Innovation' initiative http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/dewa-sends-20-emiratis-to-china-in-ambassadors-of-innovation-initiative-6168266/ The Ambassadors of Innovation - Leaders of the Future programme, implemented by DEWA and Watani Al Emarat Foundation, supports the UAE’s efforts to empower young people through creativity and innovation News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 12:58:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/dewa-sends-20-emiratis-to-china-in-ambassadors-of-innovation-initiative-6168266/ Sphera Signs Agreement to Acquire thinkstep, a Prominent Sustainability & Product Stewardship Software Company http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/sphera-signs-agreement-to-acquire-thinkstep-a-prominent-sustainability-product-stewardship-software-company-6168279/ Sphera Signs Agreement to Acquire thinkstep, a Prominent Sustainability and Product Stewardship Software Company, Pending Regulatory Approvals News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 12:55:17 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/sphera-signs-agreement-to-acquire-thinkstep-a-prominent-sustainability-product-stewardship-software-company-6168279/ Blackrock’s fossil fuel investments wipe $90bn in massive investor value destruction http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/blackrocks-fossil-fuel-investments-wipe-90bn-in-massive-investor-value-destruction-6168292/ Out of BlackRock’s $90bn in estimated losses, 75% are due to its investments in four companies alone – ExxonMobil, Chevron, Royal Dutch Shell and BP – which have all underperformed the market in the past decade. News | Utilities Thu, 01 Aug 2019 12:48:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/aug/1/blackrocks-fossil-fuel-investments-wipe-90bn-in-massive-investor-value-destruction-6168292/ ENGIE sign a 30 MWp solar PV contract to supply power to NADEC in KSA http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/engie-sign-a-30-mwp-solar-pv-contract-to-supply-power-to-nadec-in-ksa-6167421/ The implementation of this project is expected to reduce NADEC’s fuel consumption by about 124,000 barrels of heavy and light fuel oil per year currently consumed in captive diesel generators News | Utilities Wed, 31 Jul 2019 03:13:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/engie-sign-a-30-mwp-solar-pv-contract-to-supply-power-to-nadec-in-ksa-6167421/ DEWA organises 1st ‘Independent Categories Excellence Camp’ to enhance its competitiveness in DGEP http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/dewa-organises-1st-independent-categories-excellence-camp-to-enhance-its-competitiveness-in-dgep-6167213/ The camp is part of DEWA’s efforts to meet the requirements and criteria of the independent categories awards in the fourth-generation government excellence system, which is based on innovative foundations that promote concepts of excellence, creative thinking, and career motivation News | Utilities Wed, 31 Jul 2019 02:35:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/dewa-organises-1st-independent-categories-excellence-camp-to-enhance-its-competitiveness-in-dgep-6167213/ SPS Automation Middle East 2019 to build on demand for automation in region’s manufacturing and building sector http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/sps-automation-middle-east-2019-to-build-on-demand-for-automation-in-regions-manufacturing-and-building-sector-6167226/ Technology driving UAE push to increase sector’s GDP share to 25 per cent by 2025 News | Utilities Wed, 31 Jul 2019 02:30:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/sps-automation-middle-east-2019-to-build-on-demand-for-automation-in-regions-manufacturing-and-building-sector-6167226/ Acciona increased ordinary profit to €155 million (+54.4%) http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/acciona-increased-ordinary-profit-to-155-million-544-6167239/ EBITDA amounted to €659 million (+6.6%) with strong growth in Infrastructure (+27.5%) and a surge in the international Energy business (+15.2%) News | Utilities Wed, 31 Jul 2019 02:27:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/acciona-increased-ordinary-profit-to-155-million-544-6167239/ Smart Automation Energy is now enrolled with DEWA as a Solar PV Contractor for the Shams Dubai Program http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/smart-automation-energy-is-now-enrolled-with-dewa-as-a-solar-pv-contractor-for-the-shams-dubai-program-6167252/ Smart AE’s solar PV service promises low-cost, worry-free solar generation for unutilised spaces of residential and commercial rooftops and carparks News | Utilities Wed, 31 Jul 2019 02:23:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/smart-automation-energy-is-now-enrolled-with-dewa-as-a-solar-pv-contractor-for-the-shams-dubai-program-6167252/ Climate Innovation Starts in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/climate-innovation-starts-in-dubai-6167265/ Dubai Carbon Develops Radical New Update for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s Methodology News | Utilities Wed, 31 Jul 2019 02:19:06 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jul/31/climate-innovation-starts-in-dubai-6167265/