Arabian Industry - Utilities Guide to Middle East industry news and tenders. Includes Construction, Hospitality, Aviation, Technology, Oil, Gas, Travel, Supply Chain, Utilities, Comms, and Petrochemicals information as well as live market data. Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://www.arabianindustry.com/utilities/?service=rss Tue, 26 Mar 2019 06:41:51 +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) Tue, 26 Mar 2019 06:41:51 +0400 20 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/ 160MW PV-diesel hybrid plants to be installed in Oman http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/160mw-pv-diesel-hybrid-plants-to-be-installed-in-oman-6029855/ The hybrid plants will be developed as an independent power producer (IPP) projects at 11 off-grid sites News | Utilities Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:31:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/23/160mw-pv-diesel-hybrid-plants-to-be-installed-in-oman-6029855/ Dubai is making progress on its water tunnel project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/22/dubai-is-making-progress-on-its-water-tunnel-project-6029335/ UAE vice president tours vital projects including the waste-to-energy plant and Dubai deep tunnel storm water system News | Utilities Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:38:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/22/dubai-is-making-progress-on-its-water-tunnel-project-6029335/ Abu Dhabi launches world's largest virtual battery plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/22/abu-dhabi-launches-worlds-largest-virtual-battery-plant-6029348/ The 108MW battery plant marks a remarkable transition for the emirate to ensure efficient and optimum use of energy and integration of solar News | Utilities Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:31:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/22/abu-dhabi-launches-worlds-largest-virtual-battery-plant-6029348/ Smart grid station launched in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/21/smart-grid-station-launched-in-dubai-6028646/ The station comprises a 200-kilowatt (kW) photovoltaic solar power system; a 9-kilowatt (kW) wind turbine; and a 500-kilowatt hour (kWh) lithium-ion battery energy storage system News | Utilities Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:44:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/21/smart-grid-station-launched-in-dubai-6028646/ Etisalat Digital partners with FEWA on hosted business messaging platform http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/21/etisalat-digital-partners-with-fewa-on-hosted-business-messaging-platform-6028659/ The solution is hosted and powered by Etisalat&rsquo;s UAE based OneCloud and is a fully managed application that enables FEWA to connect with their customers more effectively News | Utilities Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:38:10 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/21/etisalat-digital-partners-with-fewa-on-hosted-business-messaging-platform-6028659/ Masdar to enter US renewable energy market through new acquisitions http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/20/masdar-to-enter-us-renewable-energy-market-through-new-acquisitions-6028191/ Abu Dhabi-based clean energy firm says it is acquiring stakes in two wind farms in the United States News | Utilities Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:30:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/20/masdar-to-enter-us-renewable-energy-market-through-new-acquisitions-6028191/ Masdar forms joint venture to target European clean energy market http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/20/masdar-forms-joint-venture-to-target-european-clean-energy-market-6028204/ Masdar and Taaleri Energia, a Finnish wind and solar developer and fund manager, sign agreement for joint venture News | Utilities Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:24:38 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/20/masdar-forms-joint-venture-to-target-european-clean-energy-market-6028204/ Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Finances renewable energy projects worth $1.18bn http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/20/abu-dhabi-fund-for-development-finances-renewable-energy-projects-worth-118bn-6028217/ Projects supported by the fund contribute to production of 2,584 MW of renewable energy News | Utilities Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:12:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/20/abu-dhabi-fund-for-development-finances-renewable-energy-projects-worth-118bn-6028217/ UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman mull gas network extension http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/17/uae-saudi-arabia-oman-mull-gas-network-extension-6027424/ Senior government officials are exploring plans to build an integrated gas network supplying the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait News | Utilities Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:03:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/17/uae-saudi-arabia-oman-mull-gas-network-extension-6027424/ Abu Dhabi Power Corporation, Mubadala and Masdar Enter into Strategic Partnership http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/17/abu-dhabi-power-corporation-mubadala-and-masdar-enter-into-strategic-partnership-6027437/ Partnership will support Abu Dhabi&rsquo;s development plans for a sustainable future across the power and water sector News | Utilities Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:45:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/17/abu-dhabi-power-corporation-mubadala-and-masdar-enter-into-strategic-partnership-6027437/ Masdar report identifies top 10 technologies to accelerate sustainable development http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/17/masdar-report-identifies-top-10-technologies-to-accelerate-sustainable-development-6027450/ Innovations expected to have the most impact include carbon capture, energy storage, 3D printing, and artificial intelligence News | Utilities Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:36:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/17/masdar-report-identifies-top-10-technologies-to-accelerate-sustainable-development-6027450/ SAGIA Initiates Investment License Process for Saudi Wind Project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/16/sagia-initiates-investment-license-process-for-saudi-wind-project-6026644/ The $500mn project at Dumat Al Jandal will have a capacity of 400MW &ndash; enough power to supply up to 70,000 Saudi households &ndash; and is expected to create almost 1,000 jobs during construction and operation News | Utilities Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:15:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/16/sagia-initiates-investment-license-process-for-saudi-wind-project-6026644/ UAE utility Utico Secures $400mn Investment Deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/16/uae-utility-utico-secures-400mn-investment-deal-6026566/ Deal makes the UAE&rsquo;s leading private utility the first large water player to have four Sovereign investors as its shareholders News | Utilities Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:00:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/16/uae-utility-utico-secures-400mn-investment-deal-6026566/ DEWA highlights latest innovative clean energy projects at WFES 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/14/dewa-highlights-latest-innovative-clean-energy-projects-at-wfes-2019-6025643/ At WFES, DEWA will show its latest innovative projects and initiatives at its stand number 5130 in Hall 5 (Energy Hall) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) News | Utilities Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:18:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/14/dewa-highlights-latest-innovative-clean-energy-projects-at-wfes-2019-6025643/ Emirates Nuclear Energy corporation celebrates 3rd Barakah Excellence Awards http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/emirates-nuclear-energy-corporation-celebrates-3rd-barakah-excellence-awards-6024863/ The Barakah Excellence Awards are an internal recognition program inspired by Abu Dhabi Awards for Excellence in Government Performance (ADAEP), which was launched in 2014 News | Utilities Sun, 13 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/emirates-nuclear-energy-corporation-celebrates-3rd-barakah-excellence-awards-6024863/ China drives global electric car market http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/china-drives-global-electric-car-market-6024798/ The International Energy Agency says China buys more than half of the world's new electric cars. News | Utilities Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:30:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/china-drives-global-electric-car-market-6024798/ Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Allocates $10mn for Solar PV Project in Mauritius http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/abu-dhabi-fund-for-development-allocates-10mn-for-solar-pv-project-in-mauritius-6024811/ Project falls within the fifth cycle of IRENA/ADFD Project Facility and will benefit 10,000 families in low-income communities News | Utilities Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:13:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/abu-dhabi-fund-for-development-allocates-10mn-for-solar-pv-project-in-mauritius-6024811/ EDF Energies consortium wins contract for first wind power project in Saudi Arabia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/edf-energies-consortium-wins-contract-for-first-wind-power-project-in-saudi-arabia-6024785/ $500mn Dumat Al Jandal wind project deal is won by a consortium led by EDF Energies Nouvelles and Abu Dhabi Future Energy News | Utilities Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:04:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/13/edf-energies-consortium-wins-contract-for-first-wind-power-project-in-saudi-arabia-6024785/ Lockheed Martin to showcase advanced energy solutions at World Future Energy Summit 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/9/lockheed-martin-to-showcase-advanced-energy-solutions-at-world-future-energy-summit-2019-6023459/ Lockheed Martin, the US-based global technology leader, will exhibit its diverse energy portfolio at the twelfth annual World Future Energy Summit News | Utilities Wed, 09 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/9/lockheed-martin-to-showcase-advanced-energy-solutions-at-world-future-energy-summit-2019-6023459/ Abu Dhabi gets its first fully electrical bus; passengers can travel free of charge until end of March http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/9/abu-dhabi-gets-its-first-fully-electrical-bus-passengers-can-travel-free-of-charge-until-end-of-march-6023472/ The vehicle will serve a six-stop route between Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi Central Bus Station and Masdar City, Abu Dhabi&rsquo;s flagship sustainable urban community News | Utilities Wed, 09 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/9/abu-dhabi-gets-its-first-fully-electrical-bus-passengers-can-travel-free-of-charge-until-end-of-march-6023472/ MEE event to include conference discussing transformative technology and practices http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/8/mee-event-to-include-conference-discussing-transformative-technology-and-practices-6021184/ The Revolutionizing Power Generation Conference, held as part of Middle East Electricity (MEE), running March 6-7 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), will discuss transformative technology and practices which are evolving the power sector News | Utilities Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/8/mee-event-to-include-conference-discussing-transformative-technology-and-practices-6021184/ Zayed Sustainability Prizes Guiding Light campaign to arrive in Abu Dhabi on January 9 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/8/zayed-sustainability-prizes-guiding-light-campaign-to-arrive-in-abu-dhabi-on-january-9-6021249/ The Zayed Sustainability Prizes Guiding Light campaign is set to arrive in Abu Dhabi on 9 January News | Utilities Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/8/zayed-sustainability-prizes-guiding-light-campaign-to-arrive-in-abu-dhabi-on-january-9-6021249/ Atlantic Council global energy event in Abu Dhabi to look at market challenges from geopolitical, technological change http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/8/atlantic-council-global-energy-event-in-abu-dhabi-to-look-at-market-challenges-from-geopolitical-technological-change-6021132/ The 2019 Forum will focus on four key themes: the future of oil, the digitization of energy, diversification within energy companies and countries, and will have a regional focus on East and Southeast Asia energy demand and energy innovation News | Utilities Tue, 08 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/8/atlantic-council-global-energy-event-in-abu-dhabi-to-look-at-market-challenges-from-geopolitical-technological-change-6021132/ Grundfos launches new digital tools http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/7/grundfos-launches-new-digital-tools-6020599/ Grundfos, the award-winning company in advanced pump and water application systems, recently launched Grundfos Product Center that is digital sizing and selection tool<br /> News | Utilities Mon, 07 Jan 2019 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/7/grundfos-launches-new-digital-tools-6020599/ 2,000 solar lanterns donated to rural communities near Nairobi as part of campaign inspired by Sheikh Zayed http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/6/2000-solar-lanterns-donated-to-rural-communities-near-nairobi-as-part-of-campaign-inspired-by-sheikh-zayed-6020079/ The Zayed Sustainability Prize's 'Guiding Light' global campaign has arrived in Kenya, with 2,000 solar lanterns to be donated to rural communities near Nairobi News | Utilities Sun, 06 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/6/2000-solar-lanterns-donated-to-rural-communities-near-nairobi-as-part-of-campaign-inspired-by-sheikh-zayed-6020079/ Saudi Arabia to resume long-term renewable energy tenders http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/6/saudi-arabia-to-resume-long-term-renewable-energy-tenders-6019858/ The first tenders may be launched once new long-term renewable targets are announced by Saudi authorities News | Utilities Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:36:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/6/saudi-arabia-to-resume-long-term-renewable-energy-tenders-6019858/ FEWA, Umm Al Quwain cooperate for 200MW solar park development http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/6/fewa-umm-al-quwain-cooperate-for-200mw-solar-park-development-6019871/ The solar plant, which will be deployed on an area of about five million square meters, is expected to supply clean energy to UAQ News | Utilities Sun, 06 Jan 2019 07:32:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/6/fewa-umm-al-quwain-cooperate-for-200mw-solar-park-development-6019871/ Bahrain’s Al Dur Power and Water Company in $1.3bn refinancing http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/3/bahrains-al-dur-power-water-company-in-13bn-refinancing-6019533/ Al Dur accounts for one-third of power and water production in Bahrain with a combined capacity of 1,243GW of power and 48MIGD of water News | Utilities Thu, 03 Jan 2019 12:42:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/3/bahrains-al-dur-power-water-company-in-13bn-refinancing-6019533/ First phase of 10MW Layla Solar power plant in Saudi Arabia complete http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/3/first-phase-of-10mw-layla-solar-power-plant-in-saudi-arabia-complete-6019546/ Taqnia Energy has announced the completion of work in the first phase of the Layla Solar Power Plant, extending across 720,000 square meters News | Utilities Thu, 03 Jan 2019 12:34:53 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/jan/3/first-phase-of-10mw-layla-solar-power-plant-in-saudi-arabia-complete-6019546/