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Sun, 05 Apr 2020 04:24:12 +0400 Arabian Industry - Utilities 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2020 (webmaster) Sun, 05 Apr 2020 04:24:12 +0400 20 AIIB’s $60mn Solar Investment in Oman to Support Diversified Energy Mix The project is in line with AIIB’s energy sector strategy in reducing the carbon intensity of energy supply and catalyzing private capital investment in renewable energy infrastructure News | Utilities Sun, 05 Apr 2020 02:26:08 +0400 DEWA urges customers to access all its services through digital channels DEWA says that its advanced technological infrastructure enables it to provide all its services through smart channels as well as enable employees to work remotely in an efficient manner News | Utilities Sun, 05 Apr 2020 02:14:41 +0400 Grundfos Dubai facility secures LEED Platinum recognition Grundfos Gulf Distribution (GGD), based out of Dubai is one of 11 operation & maintenance facilities in Dubai to be awarded LEED Platinum certification News | Utilities Sun, 05 Apr 2020 01:46:33 +0400 Global power industry deals total $5.91bn in February 2020 The value marked an increase of 111.1% over the previous month and a drop of 42.1% when compared with the last 12-month average of $10.2bn News | Utilities Sun, 05 Apr 2020 01:38:40 +0400 Transformer Market to surpass $90bn by 2026 Ongoing industrialization and large-scale suburban migration across emerging economies have considerably uplifted electricity consumption which in turn will fuel the demand for effective electrical components News | Utilities Sat, 04 Apr 2020 06:21:41 +0400 DoE Reviews Electrical Installation Regulations to Streamline Processes and Cut Financial Costs for Emirati Nationals The programme eyes savings of nearly Dh25,000 on installing electrical rooms in villas of UAE citizens News | Utilities Fri, 03 Apr 2020 12:06:18 +0400 Saudi Arabia appoints ACWA Power-led consortium as preferred bidder for Jubail 3A independent water project The ACWA consortium submitted the lowest levelised water cost of Saudi Riyals 1.54861 or USD 0.41 per m3 among the prequalified bidders News | Utilities Thu, 02 Apr 2020 07:28:44 +0400 Abu Dhabi Power Corporation, Tadweer sign deal to generate electricity from waste Proposed waste to energy plants will collectively reduce CO2 emissions by approximately 2.5 million tonnes per year – equivalent to the removal of more than 500,000 cars from the road News | Utilities Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:40:17 +0400 Mai Dubai unveils UAE’s first Zero-Sodium Alkaline water Combining the goodness of Zero Sodium and Alkaline into one water with the great taste of Mai Dubai, the all-new product is aimed at active lifestyle chasers News | Utilities Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:37:25 +0400 Barbara Rudek appointed as Business Developer Middle East for Sharp Energy Solutions With the extension of her position next to her responsibility for Africa, Barbara Rudek will support Sharps sales network in the Middle East region News | Utilities Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:30:26 +0400 Siemens Gamesa 5.X platform expands its global reach Siemens Gamesa will supply global utility AES with 52 units of the industry leading SG 5.8-170, boasting the largest rotor in the segment. The turbines will operate at up to 6.2MW News | Utilities Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:26:57 +0400 Nexans, Ingram Micro to boost cable distribution Ingram Micro to promote and distribute Nexans wide range of LAN solutions across the Middle East News | Utilities Tue, 31 Mar 2020 08:27:32 +0400 Covid-19 spread opens new frontiers for drones in UAE A leading company in drone technology expects that the UAE will emerge as a world leader in using drone capabilities in a growing list of fields News | Utilities Tue, 31 Mar 2020 08:22:42 +0400 ZSW develops an advanced method of lifetime testing for PID Simulating decades of operation, these stress tests have shown that the performance of solar modules remains practically unimpaired even after 60 calculated years of operation when equipped with embedding materials to prevent PID News | Utilities Tue, 31 Mar 2020 08:15:34 +0400 Prysmian proposes reduction of dividends to €0.25 per share in light of the Covid-19 crisis The board will consider any distribution of the remaining 50% of dividends in light of the developing scenario and the effects of the current health emergency News | Utilities Tue, 31 Mar 2020 08:11:35 +0400 How can the solar industry overcome disruptions from COVID-19? Laurent Longuet, CEO of SirajPower, UAE's leading distributed solar energy provider, shares his views on the UAE's efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 and the impact on the solar energy sector in the region News | Utilities Mon, 30 Mar 2020 03:37:05 +0400 Siemens Gamesa secures first order for 170-meter rotor onshore turbine in Sweden The company will supply eight SG 5.8-170 to Danish developer Eurowind Energy A/S. The turbines will operate at up to 6.2 MW delivering unmatched annual energy production News | Utilities Mon, 30 Mar 2020 03:33:20 +0400 DEWA’s virtual employee Rammas responds to over 1.2 million queries in 2019 Rammas is available round the clock to answer written queries and audio chat in both Arabic and English News | Utilities Mon, 30 Mar 2020 03:27:39 +0400 Emerson Introduces New Data Visualization Software for Flow Measurement Having an instant visualization of raw process data translates into direct actionable information News | Utilities Mon, 30 Mar 2020 03:21:29 +0400 ABB Power Grids to enable major grid expansion in Egypt The project will contribute towards the country’s transformation to become a regional hub for electricity exchange with Africa and Europe News | Utilities Sun, 29 Mar 2020 04:22:28 +0400 UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science: Reshaping the Future of Rain Enhancement In working closely with the scientific community and leveraging our complementary strengths, the program seeks to enhance the existing knowledge base and increase our focus on building new capabilities to strengthen our water ecosystems News | Utilities Sun, 29 Mar 2020 04:07:59 +0400 Region’s power players can drive dual global challenge to meet rising energy needs and reduce carbon, say industry experts Three days of thought-provoking discussion complement exhibition where industry pioneers showcased innovative products and ground-breaking energy sector technologies News | Utilities Sun, 29 Mar 2020 04:04:42 +0400 Driving sustainability through water recycling Previous meetings have effectively ignored the important role reuse of wastewater has in reducing climate change through more efficient use of energy and water resources, says Gurvan Dersel, General Manager, Qatra Water solutions News | Utilities Sun, 29 Mar 2020 03:43:07 +0400 Pollution: The Lockdown Effect and the Battery Energy Storage Solution The great advantage of LIB is given by their higher gravimetric and volumetric energy densities compared to other battery technologies News | Utilities Sat, 28 Mar 2020 11:38:01 +0400 ABB Electrification to offer free digital solutions throughout 2020 Supporting operations in critical healthcare facilities, utilities, industrial and commercial buildings, software solutions from the technology leader will be available free-of-charge throughout 2020 News | Utilities Fri, 27 Mar 2020 03:17:19 +0400 Grundfos offers free CPD webinars for continued support to industry amidst COVID-19 This will help end-users and other non-professionals to understand the way that new technology is now driving developments in water distribution and treatment News | Utilities Thu, 26 Mar 2020 02:47:16 +0400 Investors seeking positive opportunities amid coronavirus gloom Every economic downturn creates a new normal. The one being triggered by the coronavirus pandemic will be the same, says expert News | Utilities Wed, 25 Mar 2020 03:11:13 +0400 37% of UAE Firms Shift to Remote Work Due to COVID-19 Mobile Workforces Need Constant, Secure Access to Business Applications and Data News | Utilities Wed, 25 Mar 2020 03:02:09 +0400 The growth in renewable energy demand outpaces supply in 2019 Three countries with GO growth figures of 38% in Sweden, 26% in France and 10% in Germany drive a large part of the renewable energy demand in Europe News | Utilities Wed, 25 Mar 2020 02:55:30 +0400 DNV GL acts as adviser to Lundin Petroleum and Sval Energi for acquisition of third largest wind farm in Finland DNV GL supported acquisition of the Metsälamminkangas wind farm by providing technical advisory and due diligence, including assessment of the project’s risks and opportunities and participation in contract negotiations News | Utilities Wed, 25 Mar 2020 01:57:55 +0400 Financial close achieved for the largest solar photovoltaic power plant in Oman Syndicate of Six international and local lenders including Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), to provide $275mn senior debt for the project News | Utilities Tue, 24 Mar 2020 06:08:43 +0400 New innovation to measure wind turbine noise The Boundary-Layer Microphone - GF 1 and the weatherproof power supply unit WN 1 News | Utilities Tue, 24 Mar 2020 06:03:38 +0400 Working from home? Reduce your energy bills with these simple hacks Here are some of the tips experts at Schneider Electric recommend that will help you work sustainably from home News | Utilities Tue, 24 Mar 2020 05:05:05 +0400 Energy logistics firm in Dubai to keep its entire 2000 staff amidst coronavirus spread All Tristar Group's office and admin staff in the UAE and other GCC countries are now working from home News | Utilities Tue, 24 Mar 2020 02:48:13 +0400 Ducab Group confirms 5% rise in profitability for 2019 Continued diversification achieved during 40th anniversary of operations News | Utilities Mon, 23 Mar 2020 05:25:45 +0400 4MW solar hydro power plant to be a game changer in renewables Melbourne based renewable energy startup RayGen is proposing to build a fully dispatchable renewable energy facility that will use their concentrated solar PV technology known as PV Ultra News | Utilities Sun, 22 Mar 2020 03:49:29 +0400 TAQA delivers third year of profitability Results highlight stable revenues on improved operational efficiencies News | Utilities Thu, 19 Mar 2020 02:16:25 +0400 Abu Dhabi’s 1.5GW solar project bid opening delayed due to COVID-19 Bidders have been notified that the bid opening excercise has been postponed due to the requirement to avoid public gatherings as a result of coronavirus News | Utilities Wed, 18 Mar 2020 04:22:31 +0400 Abdul Latif Jameel Energy to supply clean energy to over 40,000 homes in Australia FRV has reached an agreement with Snowy Hydro, one of the main electricity generation and retailing companies in Australia News | Utilities Wed, 18 Mar 2020 03:43:24 +0400 Ansaldo Energia chooses Kaspersky as strategic partner on its digital transformation path Protecting data and equipment is becoming an increasingly wide and more strategic priority for Ansaldo Energia, especially since it started an important digital transformation process a few years ago that involved the adoption of smart devices and connected production plants News | Utilities Tue, 17 Mar 2020 03:27:52 +0400 Siemens receives third order from Belarus for SGT-800 gas turbines The new order covers five gas turbines, including associated auxiliary and electrical systems, for a peak load and backup power plant News | Utilities Tue, 17 Mar 2020 03:25:25 +0400 Businesses turn to remote networking in their droves in reaction to COVID-19 As businesses worldwide tackle operational challenges and economic uncertainty, UAE-based organisations are addressing these hurdles through networking technology. News | Utilities Tue, 17 Mar 2020 03:17:27 +0400 Tabreed Shareholders Approve 10.5 Fils Dividend per Share for 2019 The dividend was approved by the shareholders at the company’s Annual General Assembly (AGA), chaired by Khaled Abdulla Al Qubaisi, Tabreed’s Chairman, and attended by shareholders and members of Tabreed’s Board of Directors News | Utilities Mon, 16 Mar 2020 11:30:07 +0400 DEWA customers save Dh1.3bn in electricity and water conservation DEWA adopts an integrated strategy to raise awareness on the importance of rationalising consumption and involving all society members in efforts to protect the environment and preserve natural resources News | Utilities Mon, 16 Mar 2020 11:26:16 +0400 Mounting device for fast final assembly This enables even easier and faster final assembly of the electronic devices. News | Utilities Sun, 15 Mar 2020 04:26:18 +0400 SKEDD direct connectors with crimp connection The&nbsp;<a href=";urile=wcm%3apath%3a/aeen/web/main/products/subcategory_pages/PCB_plug-in_connectors_P-11-02/360b1318-8b7c-4e63-be17-ba9de5dee342/360b1318-8b7c-4e63-be17-ba9de5dee342&amp;cpn=PR_SKEDD_1.5mm" target="_blank">CDDC 1,5</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href=";urile=wcm%3apath%3a/aeen/web/main/products/subcategory_pages/PCB_plug-in_connectors_P-11-02/0aee3aff-ee38-4d3a-bb1a-12ef43db4b40/0aee3aff-ee38-4d3a-bb1a-12ef43db4b40&amp;cpn=PR_SKEDD_2.5mm" target="_blank">CDDC 2,5</a>&nbsp;product series are ideal for applications with a high contact density. News | Utilities Sun, 15 Mar 2020 04:22:36 +0400 Bee’ah Selected as Waste Management Partner for Dubai International and Dubai World Central UAE-based sustainability pioneer to manage all airside and landside waste for Dubai International and Dubai World Central News | Utilities Sun, 15 Mar 2020 12:58:53 +0400 DEWA enhances its strategic collaboration with SAP The SAP delegation highlighted its services and solution, and expressed their interest to participate in DEWA’s future projects and initiatives News | Utilities Sun, 15 Mar 2020 12:49:08 +0400 World Bank launches operation and maintenance handbook for hydropower World Bank launches operation and maintenance handbook for hydropower News | Utilities Sun, 15 Mar 2020 10:04:14 +0400 GWEC highlights the impact of coronavirus on China’s wind energy industry GWEC Market Intelligence interviewed six Chinese turbine OEMs (which collectively held more than 75 per cent of Chinese market share in 2018), one foreign turbine OEM, one utility, one stock-listed independent power producer, five-component suppliers and one material supplier based in China News | Utilities Sat, 14 Mar 2020 10:00:23 +0400 Rotork electro-hydraulic actuator successfully installed at Spanish mountain range power plant A Rotork Skilmatic actuator is being used to operate a critical butterfly valve installed on a pipeline feeding the power plant’s turbine at the Repsol site, which is located high up in the Picos de Europa mountains News | Utilities Fri, 13 Mar 2020 10:25:30 +0400 Solar District Heating Market will be valued at $7bn by 2025 Depleting climatic conditions on account of global warming along with the introduction of green buildings will support market penetration over the years News | Utilities Fri, 13 Mar 2020 10:14:56 +0400 MHPS bags First Order for Hydrogen-Capable J-Series Gas Turbines The advanced J-series turbines will be installed at the 1,800-MW Intermountain Power Project (IPP) in Millard County, which lies in the Great Basin region of western Utah in USA News | Utilities Thu, 12 Mar 2020 01:32:13 +0400 29 MW Wärtsilä power plant brings reliable electricity supply to Iraqi port operations 29 MW Wärtsilä power plant brings reliable electricity supply to Iraqi port operations News | Utilities Thu, 12 Mar 2020 12:01:35 +0400 UAE solar developer helps customers lower energy bills Sharaf DG Energy promises lower electricity bills with switch to renewable energy News | Utilities Thu, 12 Mar 2020 09:32:26 +0400 Taweelah IWP obtains the first ever “sustainable loan” qualification for a desalination project Independent assessor confirms project finance loan is aligned with the four components of both the Green Loan Principles and the Social Bond Principles News | Utilities Thu, 12 Mar 2020 08:58:16 +0400 The art of intelligence: Powering the future of gas turbines with AI Artificial Intelligence (AI) has reached the point where it may be set to trigger the next wave of technological disruption, regardless of the business sector. Siemens is now applying artificial intelligence in gas turbines to further optimise power plant operations News | Utilities Wed, 11 Mar 2020 04:10:24 +0400 Japan completes world's largest-class hydrogen production plant FH2R has been constructed with a renewable energy-powered 10MW-class hydrogen production unit, the largest-class in the world News | Utilities Wed, 11 Mar 2020 04:00:02 +0400 Marking system for the fully automated marking of terminal strips The digital core of the high-speed technology supports connection to the Project complete engineering tool. News | Utilities Wed, 11 Mar 2020 04:00:00 +0400 TOTAL to boost renewable energy in Thailand with 25MW Solar Projects Total’s long-term plan is to develop clean renewable assets and take the current worldwide renewable energy capacity of 3GWs to more than 25GWs by 2025 News | Utilities Wed, 11 Mar 2020 03:46:23 +0400 Protect LED luminaire systems from transient surge events with the MTL LS05K SPD from Eaton With LED systems being commonly specified for applications ranging from street lights and traffic lights to safety signage and visual displays, it is important to ensure that they are sufficiently robust to withstand fluctuations in power supply News | Utilities Wed, 11 Mar 2020 03:13:09 +0400 Tabreed Appoints New Chief Financial Officer Al Wahedi brings a wealth of 22 years of experience to the company in the fields of corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, statutory accounting, budgeting, planning, costing and strategic decision making News | Utilities Tue, 10 Mar 2020 03:43:26 +0400 Enerwhere and Besix set a new world record for largest solar plant on a construction site in the world. The 540 KWp solar system will power DMCC’s Uptown Tower construction in Dubai News | Utilities Tue, 10 Mar 2020 03:37:57 +0400 DEWA improves customers’ and partners experiences DEWA anticipates the needs for its success and excellence partners from individuals and organisations, and it managed to exceed their expectations and made them happy News | Utilities Tue, 10 Mar 2020 03:24:50 +0400 Seasonal storage technology has the potential to become cost-effective long-term electricity storage system DNV GL research paper ‘The promise of seasonal storage’ finds that price of seasonal storage, if based on compressed hydrogen, could become cost-competitive with alternative forms of long-term storage News | Utilities Tue, 10 Mar 2020 02:04:01 +0400 IRENA invites RE developers to register projects on investment platform IRENA has called upon renewable energy project developers to register suitable projects via a purpose-built portal organised around 14 regional clusters. News | Utilities Mon, 09 Mar 2020 04:05:00 +0400 New initiative to strengthen water desalination sector in Oman Veolia, Sembcorp Salalah, Sohar Operation Services begin initiative to build specialised talent for Oman’s water industry News | Utilities Mon, 09 Mar 2020 04:00:44 +0400 Siemens completes its first solar project in Pakistan Substation in the Thatta district in Pakistan’s Sindh Province links output from a new 50-megawatt solar plant to K-Electric’s grid News | Utilities Mon, 09 Mar 2020 03:47:41 +0400 DNV GL verifies innovative floating solar design methodology for Ocean Sun Ocean Sun introduces floating solar solution for man-made reservoirs and coastal waters News | Utilities Mon, 09 Mar 2020 03:43:31 +0400 Abu Dhabi turns to solar for future power needs The next four years will see Abu Dhabi scale up its aggregate renewable energy capacity with up to 9GW of baseload nuclear and solar energy, summing up capacity from concentrated solar power (CSP) and photovoltaic (PV) plants. Will this be the silver bullet to the UAE capital’s power needs? News | Utilities Sun, 08 Mar 2020 06:11:19 +0400 Saudi’s ACWA Power signs $2.5bn deals to strengthen Uzbekistan’s energy The agreements include a 25-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) and Investment Agreement – with a total investment value of US$1.2 billion - for the development/construction/operation of a 1500 MW Combined Cycle Gas-Turbine (CCGT) power plant News | Utilities Sun, 08 Mar 2020 06:00:00 +0400 Oman’s Mazoon rolls out prepaid electricity meter service The move will help to improve energy awareness by allowing consumers to keep track of usage. News | Utilities Sun, 08 Mar 2020 05:53:40 +0400 China's JinkoSolar (JKS) unveils Solar Panel for Home Installation The latest N type all black is such a solar panel and will empower the company to expand its footprint in the booming residential solar market News | Utilities Sun, 08 Mar 2020 05:43:49 +0400 Siemens Gamesa to deliver over 1GW of wind turbines for Orsted North Sea projects The preferred supplier deal covers the 900MW Borkum Riffgrund 3 development – Germany’s largest offshore wind project to-date – and the 242MW Gode Wind 3, and includes a five-year service and maintenance agreement News | Utilities Sat, 07 Mar 2020 09:35:39 +0400 EV Growth Requires Investment Along The Li-Ion Supply Chain says IDTechEx Research The continuing drop in battery prices will allow EVs to reach price parity with their ICE counterparts, which will a create huge demand for EVs News | Utilities Sat, 07 Mar 2020 09:31:17 +0400 DEWA becomes first utility in the Middle East to receive the NFPA 101 NFPA 101 enhances DEWA’s position at the forefront of international utilities in health and occupational safety News | Utilities Fri, 06 Mar 2020 09:15:55 +0400 DNV GL tests first renewable energy park controllers with its mobile test stand solution for a financially viable energy transition Digital measurement environment and test setup reduce costs for the preparation of certification in the manufacturing process News | Utilities Fri, 06 Mar 2020 09:10:58 +0400 Saudi's Acwa Power signs deal to develop sustainable water desalination sector in Egypt ACWA Power will develop projects that will be powered by solar and wind, or a combination of both renewable energy sources News | Utilities Thu, 05 Mar 2020 06:00:24 +0400 Prysmian secures over $167.7mn offshore wind grid connection project deal The offshore wind farm is being developed by the company Les Eoliennes en Mer d’Ile d’Yeu et Noirmoutier which was awarded around 500 MW capacity production by the French government News | Utilities Thu, 05 Mar 2020 05:54:57 +0400 First ever substation to substation digital solution to rolled out in UAE Expected to pave the way for greater adoption of digital substation technologies across the UAE and the Middle East News | Utilities Thu, 05 Mar 2020 05:49:58 +0400 Siemens Gamesa secures preferred supplier status for 1.1 GW offshore in Germany using upgraded 11MW turbine with 200-meter rotor Ørsted conditionally selects Siemens Gamesa to supply 900 MW Borkum Riffgrund 3 and 242 MW Gode Wind 3 offshore wind power plants in the German North Sea News | Utilities Thu, 05 Mar 2020 05:43:50 +0400 Luxury solar panels poised to transform regional building façades Noor Solar Technology believes next-generation “luxury” panels are poised to transform regional building façades but only if the financial sector helps make investments more palatable to developers and homeowners News | Utilities Wed, 04 Mar 2020 03:18:46 +0400 Emicool optimizes flow to save energy at Al Jadaf District Cooling Plant with Siemens Demand Flow® Solution Promoting sustainable operating policies by implementing new solution to potentially support the annual electrical savings of approximately 1.629 Megawatt-Hour News | Utilities Wed, 04 Mar 2020 03:11:30 +0400 Energy efficiency is key to UAE’s sustainable future, say industry experts Public and private sector efforts held up as benchmark during thought-leading session titled ‘Decarbonisation and Sustainable Development Goals’ News | Utilities Wed, 04 Mar 2020 03:03:13 +0400 The Cyber Threats are Real – We’ve Got to Be Ready Utility executives must understand that they’re at heightened risk, says Christophe Blassiau, Schneider Electric Global CISO News | Utilities Wed, 04 Mar 2020 08:07:07 +0400 Acwa Power’s maiden 144a-REGS Acwa 39 bond secures investment grade (BBB-) rating from Fitch The Bond, issued in May 2017 by ACWA Power’s wholly owned DIFC-incorporated subsidiary, APMI1 One, is secured by cash flows and other security from a diversified cross-section of eight ACWA Power projects in Saudi Arabia News | Utilities Tue, 03 Mar 2020 07:07:38 +0400 IREN signs $200mn contract with Ansaldo Energia for the extension of the Turbigo power station with a new 430MW gas combined cycle The new combined cycle, with a 57% yield, will achieve the first parallel by 31/03/2022, whereas the test exercises and inspection will be completed by 30/06/2022 News | Utilities Tue, 03 Mar 2020 06:20:45 +0400 ENGIE Refrigeration concentrates production of CO2 high-temperature heat pumps at head office in Lindau ENGIE Refrigeration will now use its state-of-the-art plant and the logistics network established in Lindau to sell its heat pumps as well, thereby raising synergies and further increasing efficiency in its production and distribution processes News | Utilities Tue, 03 Mar 2020 06:13:38 +0400 Volvo Penta presents new D8 genset engine at Middle East Energy Volvo Penta is strengthening its product portfolio with the launch of the new D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 power generation engine. The 8-litre engine is making its trade show debut at Middle East Energy in Dubai News | Utilities Tue, 03 Mar 2020 06:02:52 +0400 IDEX Corporation Completes Acquisition of Flow Management Devices LLC Flow MD joins IDEX’s energy group, complementing the pump and metering systems produced by fellow IDEX companies SAMPI, Toptech Systems, Liquid Controls and Corken News | Utilities Mon, 02 Mar 2020 03:28:01 +0400 ABB Completes Divestment of Solar Inverter Business To FIMER SpA ABB’s solar inverter business employs around 800 people in more than 30 countries, with manufacturing and R&D sites located in Italy, India and Finland. News | Utilities Mon, 02 Mar 2020 03:24:56 +0400 Grundfos organises cricket tournament plumbers in UAE The inaugural Grundfos Cricket Tournament for Installers was open to all plumbers and installers from across the UAE and was held over two consecutive weekends News | Utilities Mon, 02 Mar 2020 03:14:44 +0400 Saft launches advanced remote monitoring solution for industrial nickel batteries Digital remote monitoring solution allows operators to switch from time-based maintenance to condition-based maintenance News | Utilities Mon, 02 Mar 2020 03:08:20 +0400 World’s power sector leaders gather in Dubai for Middle East Energy meet Digitalisation and renewables will be front and centre across three days as Energy & Utilities Market Outlook report forecasts annual investment in renewable energy to top $35bn in MENA News | Utilities Mon, 02 Mar 2020 03:02:31 +0400 DEWA becomes first utility in the Middle East to receive ISO:20400:2017 for Sustainable Procurement and Supply Chain DEWA received the certificate after a thorough audit by INTERTEK on DEWA’s Sustainable Procurement practices News | Utilities Mon, 02 Mar 2020 02:58:23 +0400 Saudi’s Al Kifah and Spain’s Grupotec form JV to advance renewable energy Al Kifah and Grupotec will explore the opportunities for the renewable sector by supplying solar power for Phase 1 of the kingdom’s major projects, including Qiddiya, Neom and The Red Sea Project News | Utilities Sun, 01 Mar 2020 09:00:48 +0400 Masdar CEO honored with International Energy Diplomacy Person of the Year Award Masdar will shortly inaugurate the 800-megawatt third phase of the Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai together with Dubai Electricity Water Authority and EDF Renewables, after setting a record-low price for solar power generation News | Utilities Sun, 01 Mar 2020 08:57:46 +0400 MHPS signs 12-year maintenance contract for coal-fired BLCP Power Station The LTMA with MHPS covers major equipment including boilers, steam turbines and flue gas cleaning system which was built by MHPS News | Utilities Sun, 01 Mar 2020 08:52:58 +0400 Acciona to boost investment in wind energy and solar With this investment in wind power and photovoltaic energy, Acciona will go from the 10.1 GW currently installed to 15 GW in the next five years, at a rate of 1 GW net per year News | Utilities Sun, 01 Mar 2020 08:46:01 +0400 African renewable energy sources underused says Kenyan power expert Continent to see increased focus on geothermal, wind, solar & biomass News | Utilities Sun, 01 Mar 2020 07:26:51 +0400