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Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:04:41 +0400 Arabian Industry - Utilities 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2019 (webmaster) Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:04:41 +0400 20 ENEC, Rosatom renew cooperation on peaceful nuclear energy The MoU establishes a general framework for possible cooperation between parties in numerous spheres, including the creation of a nuclear science centre in the UAE, plant development and investment, nuclear fuel cycle management, training of UAE nationals, amongst others News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:50:56 +0400 Lebanon launches RfP for feasibility study of CSP plant The funds for the study have been secured through the Dutch ministry of foreign affairs under the grant facility Develop2Build, a programme administered by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:49:13 +0400 Enel opens 154-MW wind power complex in Greece Enel Green Power Hellas SA (EGPH) invested a total of $330mn in the project, which involved the construction of seven wind farms with a total of 67 turbines News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:46:01 +0400 Hanergy's founder blames economic slowdown for late worker salaries Slowing economic growth has hit profits at Chinese companies and impacted their ability to raise debt, while trade frictions with the United States have also exacerbated pressures, government officials and analysts have said News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:41:51 +0400 Rosatom eyes major stake in major Chilean lithium mine The deal gives Rosatom access to major deposits of lithium that are dissolved in brine beneath the Atacama Desert News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:34:12 +0400 Siemens Gamesa installs turbines at Egypt’s West Bakr Wind project Lekela-owned facility, 30km north-west of Ras el Ghareb in the Gulf of Suez, will produce over 1,000GWh per year News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:24:39 +0400 HiQ Solar appoints Dr. Sandeep Agarwal as new CTO Dr. Sandeep Agarwal joins HiQ Solar with over 25 years of experience in solar, energy storage, IOT, and semiconductors News | Utilities Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:19:19 +0400 Battery Scientists Prepare to Boost Power and Lifetime of Advanced Lead Batteries Technical roadmap charts research program to create next generation technology News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:05:11 +0400 How decentralized solar solutions are powering global green economy transition Access to and the productive use of solar energy are a great enabler for many communities especially in rural, off-grid areas where there is no feasible alternative to solar, across the globe News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 06:52:06 +0400 Green Week to promote water and electricity conservation in Dubai Under its umbrella, the 6th Green Week will host the 21st Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2019) News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 06:37:23 +0400 Honeywell to accelerate digital transformation of Saudi Arabia’s buildings and cities Honeywell showcases building technology portfolio that enables the deployment of safer, smarter and more efficient buildings in Saudi Arabia News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 06:06:12 +0400 ENOC opens service stations in Sharjah Opens three service stations that will serve the densely populated areas of Al Nahda, Sharjah Industrial Area 3 and Al Yarmook News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 05:54:34 +0400 110 Chinese companies to take part in WETEX 2019 and Dubai Solar Show China has been investing heavily in renewable energy projects, pledging to invest $373bn in renewable energy generation in the current and next year. News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 05:19:12 +0400 Guardian Glass introduces coated solar control glass in new bold colours Guardian ClimaGuard® Shadow Grey T is a new low-E coating with a grey appearance that architects desire, which is also well suited for the region’s climate News | Utilities Wed, 16 Oct 2019 05:11:50 +0400 Abu Dhabi Explores Collaboration Opportunities in Energy Sector with Russian Abu Dhabi is exploring how it can benefit from Russia’s capabilities and qualified workforce in the sector to train local professionals and develop their administrative, technical, and operational skills News | Utilities Tue, 15 Oct 2019 04:28:51 +0400 DEWA receives world’s lowest bid of USD 1.69 cents per kW/h for 900MW 5th phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park Achieving the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 to provide 75% of Dubai’s total power output from clean energy by 2050, requires a capacity of 42,000MW of clean and renewable energy by 2050, says DEWA MD&CEO News | Utilities Tue, 15 Oct 2019 04:14:33 +0400 UAE on firm footing to achieve net zero carbon buildings commitment Chairman of Emirates Green Building Council presented the UAE scenario at the 3rd Arab Ministerial Forum on Housing and Urban Development News | Utilities Tue, 15 Oct 2019 04:11:12 +0400 Maldives’ experience: Achieving SDGs within set deadline No matter the differences in our position, SDGs undoubtedly symbolize the international community’s common aspiration to attain sustainable development amidst the ever-growing threat of climate change. News | Utilities Tue, 15 Oct 2019 04:07:40 +0400 Three expanded power plants deliver additional 1GW to Bolivia Power plants Termoeléctrica del Sur, de Warnes, and Entre Ríos inaugurated in August and September. Upgrade to combined cycle power plants increase the generation capacity by one gigawatt News | Utilities Tue, 15 Oct 2019 04:04:34 +0400 Atlas Copco adds a new LED model to its HiLight tower range The HiLight V4+ can be used in metropolitan areas, thanks to its near-silent operation. Audible noise levels are reduced to 63 dBA at 7 metres News | Utilities Tue, 15 Oct 2019 03:57:01 +0400 KiWi Power partners with Gresham House for optimisation of battery assets KiWi Power will participate in the Balancing Mechanism (BM), as well as optimise the asset against multiple other revenue streams, including ancillary services News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:53:47 +0400 South Energy to retrofit entire Dubai South’s street lighting using LED fixtures ESCO project targets annual energy savings up to 4.5 million kWh, total cost savings up to AED 2.0 million & offsetting carbon emissions of 2,250 tonnes of CO2e News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:42:53 +0400 L&T bags lucrative deals to build 220kV substation in UAE and other projects in Africa and India The company said that it has also secured an order for the construction of two transmission lines- 765 kV and 400 kV, for high-capacity transmission systems in Gujarat, India News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:39:58 +0400 Egyptian President to meet Ethiopia’s PM over Nile dam impasse A long-running diplomatic standoff over building and operating the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has heightened tensions between the two countries. Egypt worries that the dam will threaten its already scarce water supplies News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:30:17 +0400 Facilio & Smart IoT sign strategic partnership with DEWA's Digital X The initiative will include solutions for Smart Home and Office, Smart Buildings, Surveillance and Security, as well as Health and Safety, with the support of Facilio Inc. & Smart IoT News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:19:52 +0400 Suntrace and BayWa r.e. support B2Gold in implementing one of the world’s largest solar battery HFO hybrid projects Suntrace GmbH with its partner BayWa r.e. had completed a preliminary study earlier this year evaluating the technical and economic viability of adding the solar battery plant to the Fekola mine site News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:12:46 +0400 Dubai's DEWA receives world record low bid to build solar power plant The contractor, which DEWA's Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer declined to identify, bid 1.7 cents per kilowatt-hour for the photovoltaic plant News | Utilities Mon, 14 Oct 2019 11:10:07 +0400 UAE's Masdar inaugurates $332mn wind farm in Western Balkans Cibuk 1 further strengthens UAE’s partnership and cooperation with Serbia and its government News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 03:45:04 +0400 Oman launches biogas plant that generates electricity from cow waste First-of-its-kind facility in the region adopting waste to energy solutions to convert farm waste into gas used to power facilities News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 03:33:38 +0400 Honeywell hosts decision-makers to help drive digital transformation of Saudi Arabia’s buildings and cities IIoT is a growing priority with 65% of Saudi Arabia and UAE organizations in the buildings and cities sector citing it as critical to business operations News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 03:27:52 +0400 Moro inks MoU with Roambee to provide region with IoT This memorandum aimed at furthering collaboration between both parties to provide the UAE, KSA, Kuwait and Bahrain with IoT Solutions, and to create a platform that strengthens Partnerships News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 03:21:53 +0400 DEWA awards Dh1bn contract for its new heaquarters The new headquarters located at Jadaf in Dubai will be known as Al Shera’a, Arabic for sail, and will be the tallest, largest, and smartest government Zero Energy Building in the world according to DEWA News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 03:10:54 +0400 Sensus to showcase smart utility solutions for smart cities at WETEX 2019 Sensus’ participation to align with UAE’s Sustainability Vision 2021 News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 02:55:14 +0400 2,350 exhibitors from 55 countries take part in WETEX and Dubai Solar Show from 21-23 October WETEX and the Dubai Solar Show under the umbrella of Green Week, are aligned with UAE’s wise leadership‘s vision to promote sustainable development and a green economy in the UAE, and help realise the UAE Centennial 2071, the UAE Vision 2021, the UAE Green Growth Strategy, the Dubai Plan 2021, and the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 News | Utilities Sun, 13 Oct 2019 02:43:27 +0400 DEWA signs MoU with Alibaba Cloud to support innovation through Tianchi platform The two will cooperate in presenting the challenges related to algorithms, Quantum Computing, Blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud Computing through Alibaba Cloud’s Tianchi innovation platform. News | Utilities Sat, 12 Oct 2019 08:40:46 +0400 New report highlights social benefits of wind energy Wind energy could account for 23% of the necessary reduction in carbon emissions by 2050: 5.6 billion tons of CO2, equivalent to the annual emissions of the 80 most polluting cities. News | Utilities Sat, 12 Oct 2019 08:35:30 +0400 Water and Electricity Companies in Abu Dhabi Launch Emirati Graduate Training Program The 18-month program will immerse 100 talented young men and women at ADDC, AADC, TRANSCO and AMPC News | Utilities Fri, 11 Oct 2019 10:22:05 +0400 Smart Cities Expo & Forum to Launch in 2020, Supporting $2trn Global Market New to the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi. Provides a Showcase for Technologies and Innovations That Can Make Cities More Happy, Healthy, Sustainable and Safe News | Utilities Fri, 11 Oct 2019 10:05:47 +0400 Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to grace Word Green Energy Summit in Dubai Discussions at the summit aim to find solutions to push forward green economy, realize sustainable development goals and address climate change challenges News | Utilities Thu, 10 Oct 2019 12:49:12 +0400 Hydrogen based energy technology holds promise as German shifts from nuclear In July, Federal Economic Affairs and Energy Minister Peter Altmaier announced €300mn of his own to support hydrogen research News | Utilities Thu, 10 Oct 2019 12:37:10 +0400 Siemens opens new innovation center to support energy business The 17,000 sq. ft. center is equipped with the latest manufacturing and inspection technologies enabling faster solutions for industry opportunities, and encouraging innovation for the creation of new, advanced components and digital solutions News | Utilities Thu, 10 Oct 2019 12:30:38 +0400 Hanergy Glory to raise $25mn for solar car programme The company claims its Thin Film Solar Vehicle can run without pole charging for at least a consecutive 30 days News | Utilities Thu, 10 Oct 2019 12:24:19 +0400 Power Ledger signs eight-month P2P trial with SEDA Using Power Ledger’s peer-to-peer (P2P) energy trading platform the trial will enable participants to choose fossil fuel or renewable energy sources News | Utilities Thu, 10 Oct 2019 12:17:04 +0400 Navigating the Digital Journey to Prepare a Utility for Success Technology exists today to answer many of the most critical water challenges we face, says Ian Sykes, Regional Director, Sensus News | Utilities Thu, 10 Oct 2019 12:09:12 +0400 Battery innovation roadmap points to energy storage revolution Technology will boost the performance of batteries for micro-hybrid cars and renewable energy storage News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 01:14:33 +0400 DEWA’s Shams Dubai connects 1,354 buildings totalling 125MW of power DEWA’s Shams Dubai connects 1,354 buildings totalling 125MW of power News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 01:07:09 +0400 A Global Call to Embrace Free Neutrino Energy Solving the looming energy crisis facing our global civilization would promote harmony, goodwill, and order among all the people of the Earth, and the time to get started is now. News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 01:03:07 +0400 KEMA Laboratories to change ownership from DNV GL to CESI Acquisition of KEMA Laboratories makes CESI the world’s leading provider of independent testing of power components News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 12:58:00 +0400 DWF strengthens disputes practice with two senior appointments in the Middle East DWF, the global legal business as part of its continuing growth in the Middle East, has appointed Slava Kiryushin as partner and global head of energy and Abdalla Eisa as senior associate, both based in Dubai News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 12:48:19 +0400 World’s first combination ski slope-power plant launched in Denmark Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group, SLA, AKT, Lüchinger+Meyer, MOE, and Rambøll, CopenHill is a waste-to-energy plant crowned by an active ski slope, hiking trail, and climbing wall News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:46:24 +0400 Grundfos’s smart water solution deployed in over 7,000 villas across the UAE With its state-of-the-art sensors and variable frequency drive, SCALA2 not only offers comfort to residents by providing constant water pressure in all taps at all times, it can also potentially reduce energy consumption by 80% News | Utilities Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:36:24 +0400 Abu Dhabi Department of Energy Launches the Abu Dhabi Energy Services Platform “ADESP” The platform offers a new generation of government services that align with the Abu Dhabi Government’s directives to enhance customer happiness, promote seamless operations, and support the emirate’s economic activity News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 01:31:57 +0400 Saft’s lithium-ion technology provides vital backup power for Total’s trading platform at new Singapore office High-performance Saft lithium-ion batteries provide backup power for Total’s corporate and trading data center News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 01:22:33 +0400 ABB’s substation helps Indonesia leverage its geothermal potential, bringing clean power to half a million homes ABB has supplied a prefabricated substation to harness geothermal power on Sumatra island News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 01:20:10 +0400 UAE's ENOC Group launches ENOC Link fuel delivery service ENOC Link offers convenient refueling and the most reliable service in UAE, guaranteeing the highest safety standards and the flexibility businesses need News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 01:11:31 +0400 Rockwell Automation Names Sebastien Grau as Regional Sales Director for Middle East, Turkey and Sub Saharan Africa Sebastien Grau brings more than fifteen years of experience in global sales operations and energy business units to the role, including leadership and director-level experience throughout the Middle East and Africa News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 08:56:18 +0400 Youth and innovation: Leading change in communities By Tatiana Antonelli Abella Founder and Managing Director, Goumbook in the UAE News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 08:48:11 +0400 UAE's Masdar joins UK government leaders at Charging Infrastructure Investment Fund event Masdar is the first investor in the £400 million fund besides the UK government, with an investment of £35 million News | Utilities Tue, 08 Oct 2019 08:37:51 +0400 Egypt says talks over Ethiopia's hydropower dam deadlocked The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), announced in 2011, is designed to be the centerpiece of the Horn of Africa country’s bid to become the continent’s biggest power exporter, generating more than 6,000 megawatts News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 02:35:46 +0400 Emirati Entrepreneur Floats Iceberg Idea to Address Freshwater Scarcity One Emirati businessman is determined to combat water scarcity with an unusual approach News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 02:26:52 +0400 China's Coal Power Giants Seen Charging Ahead Into Climate Risks The companies, with a combined market capitalization of almost $91 billion at the mid-year, account for about a fifth of China’s power and emitted nearly 3% of the world’s carbon dioxide in 2017 News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 02:19:08 +0400 ACCIONA lays the first stone for IWP Shuqaiq-3 IWP Shuqaiq-3 EPC stage is scheduled for completion in 2021 and will be one of Saudi Arabia's largest seawater desalination plants News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:51:02 +0400 DuPont to Acquire Ultrafiltration Membrane Business from BASF Extending world-class water purification capabilities to meet growing customer demand News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:40:44 +0400 DEWA focuses on AI and disruptive technologies in utility sector at GITEX 2019 DEWA demonstrates its key initiatives that use Artificial Intelligence (AI) and disruptive technologies to enhance the experience of its customers, partners, employees, and other stakeholders News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:24:29 +0400 Microsoft’s intelligent cloud in spotlight, at GITEX Technology Week 2019 Company reiterates commitment to UAE National Agenda at 39th edition of region’s premier technology expo News | Utilities Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:16:45 +0400 Oman awards $117mn deal for new sewage project This move is based on the government's directives to encourage more private sector investment in Oman's infrastructure, especially in the water sector in general and sanitation in particular News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:56:44 +0400 GE Launches Latest Evolution of Its HA Gas Turbine GE’s 7HA.03—an H-Class evolution—is the world’s largest, most efficient, and flexible gas turbine with the lowest cost conversion of gas to electricity for 60-hertz customers News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:35:28 +0400 Dubai to generate electricity from biogas at Warsan plant The project aims to reduce the annual operating costs of the Warsan Sewage Treatment Plant by using the energy generated from biogas, the by-product from wastewater treatment, and utilizing it in the operation of the plant itself, and the reduction of CO2 emissions for Warsan by 31,000 tons per year, equivalent to emissions from 7,000 homes in Dubai News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:31:05 +0400 Saudi Arabia’s new loan scheme to unlock more renewable energy potential The new incentives are part of Saudi Vision 2030, Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s plan to diversify the economy of the world’s largest oil exporter News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:24:13 +0400 New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Will Grab $302bn Business 48V full hybrids promise to beat traditional hybrid electric vehicles on price by a big margin and its going to grab around 10% of the total car market News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:15:04 +0400 First order for 200 MW supply contract in China for the Siemens Gamesa 4.X platform The company will install 42 units of the Siemens Gamesa 4.X platform, with 145 metres rotor and unit rating reaching 4.8 MW News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:12:43 +0400 DEWA reviews construction of 3rd phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park DEWA is building the 800MW 3rd phase of the solar park using photovoltaic (PV) technology in three stages, in partnership with a consortium led by Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) and EDF Group, through its subsidiary EDF Énergies Nouvelles News | Utilities Sun, 06 Oct 2019 10:07:09 +0400 Siemens and Ponemon Institute study finds utility industry vulnerabilities to cyberattacks Assesses the utility industry’s risk, readiness, and solutions to secure operational technology on the grid and recommends action to help utilities combat cyber threats News | Utilities Sat, 05 Oct 2019 10:24:48 +0400 Bee’ah To Unveil Key Digital Innovations at GITEX Technology Week 2019 Company to showcase technology achievements at one of the most influential technology events of the Middle East, including new headquarters and revolutionary waste management system News | Utilities Sat, 05 Oct 2019 10:14:26 +0400 Cleanmax Solar fits 1,200kWp solar plant at Danube hub in Dubai Indian rooftop solar power provider's work at Danube Group's Techno Park facility in Dubai to cut 845t of annual CO2 emissions News | Utilities Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:58:16 +0400 Hanergy Inaugurates the World's First Automated HanTile Production Line The Guiyang Mobile Energy Industrial Park is a key industrial project in Guiyang city. It started setup on March 2018 and covered a total area of approximately 220,000 square meters in the Guiyang Bonded Zone News | Utilities Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:48:34 +0400 Siemens Gamesa’s newest 8MW offshore wind turbine obtains DNV GL Type Certification 8 MW Direct Drive machine with 167-meter diameter rotor is fully compliant to the new IEC’s Renewable Energy scheme for type certification of wind turbines News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 06:27:03 +0400 OPEC, GECF sign MoU to strengthen cooperation OPEC and GECF also agree to cooperate, where possible and appropriate, on the exchange of information and data; hold expert meetings and internal bilateral workshops to promote the exchange of knowledge and experiences; and cooperate on seminars, workshops, conferences and publications News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 06:20:44 +0400 Terra Drone launches UAV AI-based solution for power asset inspection The solution suite leverages AI technologies to automate damage detection of rust on bolts, loosening of tower parts, bird’s nest etc. of power transmission and distribution equipment News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 06:17:45 +0400 Honeywell launches new generation® app to tackle counterfeit refrigerants in the Middle East The new application, now available for iOS and Android, allows customers to acquire proof of authenticity for Genetron refrigerant purchases News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 06:13:06 +0400 Thordon bearings to enter hydro power market with new turbine range The 1.8 million zloty project will mark Thordon Bearings’ entry into the hydro turbine market, following TG-DNALOP’s acquisition in March 2019 of the 67kW Struzyska hydro power plant near Pila, Poland News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 06:06:34 +0400 Element Markets Renewable Energy's Agreement With Monarch Bioenergy Extended for Five Additional Years Monarch converts hog manure collected from Smithfield Hog Production farms in that state into RNG, while simultaneously delivering ecological services and developing wildlife habita News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 05:59:40 +0400 Siemens Gamesa reshapes its Corporate Affairs department to strengthen relationship with stakeholders María Cortina, former Head of Communications and Public Affairs, will lead a strategic project for the company, and act as senior advisor for Corporate Affairs in Spain News | Utilities Thu, 03 Oct 2019 05:54:50 +0400 DOTS aims to cut down carbon footprints in Dubai by up to 50% DOTS is set to complement the existing DEWA plans in order to generate energy savings of up to Dh82bn by 2030 after retrofitting more than 30,000 buildings in the emirate News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:47:10 +0400 ACWA Power promotes private sector role in the transition to a green economy The company also aims to provide a safe, sustainable and reliable supply of water and power at low costs, as well as support to other WGEO members through knowledge sharing News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:42:50 +0400 Siemens signs contract for industrial power plant in Tatarstan Siemens will act as general contractor for turnkey construction of a 250 MW combined cycle power plant News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:38:14 +0400 Toray Starts Manufacturing Resin Compounds in India This first Indian plastic compounding unit of a Japanese manufacturer should reach its full operating capacity of around 5,000 metric tons in the near future News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:33:47 +0400 Siemens to launch IoT-enabled Smart Office Suite at GITEX Technology Week Creates personalized workspaces by combining environmental data and employee feedback from apps with intelligent, real-time analytics News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:19:01 +0400 Department of Energy Showcases Innovative Projects at GITEX 2019 The DoE participation will be within the Abu Dhabi Government Platform, which aims to showcase the recent innovative projects, initiatives and smart applications that help enhancing the well-being of Abu Dhabi community News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:12:49 +0400 Dubai's Noor Energy 1 is the first CBI renewable energy certified financing project in the GCC CBI is a reputable international non-profit organization solely working towards mobilizing and facilitating climate change solutions through the $100 trillion bond market and “green loan” issuances News | Utilities Wed, 02 Oct 2019 07:55:45 +0400 Saudi Arabia to invite proposals for water reservoir project The programme is expected to involve the development of six ISWRs, which will have the capacity to store almost 20 million cubic metres of water News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 05:12:51 +0400 Saudi Arabia's Acwa Power partners with Iraq Energy Institute to advance the energy sector Partnership expected to strengthen market research in Iraq’s energy sector and support IEI's future scholarship programmes News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 05:07:19 +0400 ABB teams with Humless’ Universal Energy Management system for battery storage solution ABB launched its Universal 10/4 Residential Storage System at SPI, which is powered by Humless’ groundbreaking 48V Universal Energy Management (UEM) and ABB’s UNO-DM-TL-PLUS line of residential inverters News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 04:58:18 +0400 UAE's Utico to expand workforce with Dh750mn New Desalination Facility Coming on Stream in 2020 Company to recruit 100 more to its workforce mostly in the UAE, and in its new markets of Saudi Arabia, Oman and Singapore News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 02:40:05 +0400 More regional and international energy, water and environment organisations take part in WETEX 2019 and DSS 2019 WETEX will be held from 21-23 October 2019 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, with the theme 'At the forefront of sustainability News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 02:35:08 +0400 Honeywell to demonstrate technologies shaping the future of retail, supply chain industries at gitex 2019 Company to highlight IIoT solutions to optimize e-commerce and digitalization initiatives across the retail, transportation, logistics and warehousing sectors News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 02:18:30 +0400 Dubai's DEWA opens registration for 14th Conservation Award The Conservation Award includes four categories: Distinguished Educational Institution in Conservation, Distinguished Conservation Leader, Distinguished Conservation Team, Distinguished Conservation Project who can win prizes amounting to AED 180,000 News | Utilities Tue, 01 Oct 2019 02:15:09 +0400 IRENA Urges Leaders to Build Climate Response around Renewables Annual renewable energy investments for the next decade need to double from around USD 330 billion to nearly USD 750 billion per year until 2030 News | Utilities Mon, 30 Sep 2019 03:55:05 +0400 Egypt awards consultancy contract for 50MW solar power plant The contract was awarded to German's INTEC Engineering GmbH, after its technical and financial offers outperformed other bids in the tender put forward by the authority News | Utilities Mon, 30 Sep 2019 03:51:20 +0400 Prysmian secures a major submarine & land maintenance service contract The Group has just been awarded a 3-year service level agreement by the Dutch-German grid operator TenneT for reactive maintenance operations for its HVAC and HVDC submarine and land assets News | Utilities Mon, 30 Sep 2019 03:39:39 +0400