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 Sun, 26 May 2019 03:36:17 +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) Sun, 26 May 2019 03:36:17 +0400 20 EDF, Masdar consortium wins tender to build 800MW solar plant in Morocco http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/edf-masdar-consortium-wins-800mw-solar-project-deal-in-morocco-6093594/ A consortium led by French EDF Renewables won a tender to build an 800-megawatt solar plant near the Moroccan city of Midelt News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:38:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/edf-masdar-consortium-wins-800mw-solar-project-deal-in-morocco-6093594/ Chronicle, Siemens join forces to provide industrial monitoring and detection for energy industry http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/chronicle-siemens-join-forces-to-provide-industrial-monitoring-and-detection-for-energy-industry-6093607/ New integrated platform and first of kind OT managed service leverages analytics to centralize and unlock the value of security data News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:25:09 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/chronicle-siemens-join-forces-to-provide-industrial-monitoring-and-detection-for-energy-industry-6093607/ Siemens Gamesa reaches 1GW sold of the SG 4.5-145 with 232 MW Milligan project for EDF Renewables in the USA http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/siemens-gamesa-reaches-1gw-sold-of-the-sg-45-145-with-232-mw-milligan-project-for-edf-renewables-in-the-usa-6093620/ Scope includes supply of 30 SG 4.5-145 and 36 SG 2.7-129 wind turbines News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:22:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/siemens-gamesa-reaches-1gw-sold-of-the-sg-45-145-with-232-mw-milligan-project-for-edf-renewables-in-the-usa-6093620/ Empower provides district cooling services to key sectors in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/empower-provides-district-cooling-services-to-key-sectors-in-dubai-6093633/ Out of the currently serving 1,090 buildings, 71% are residential buildings, 15% are commercial office buildings, 11% are hotel buildings and the remaining 3% are hospitals, educational institutions and universities, shopping malls and factories News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:18:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/empower-provides-district-cooling-services-to-key-sectors-in-dubai-6093633/ Stationary Battery Storage Market Size to exceed $170bn by 2030 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/stationary-battery-storage-market-size-to-exceed-170bn-by-2030-6093646/ Stationary Battery Storage Market size will surpass USD 170 billion by 2030, as reported in the latest study by Global Market Insights, Inc. News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:13:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/stationary-battery-storage-market-size-to-exceed-170bn-by-2030-6093646/ Siemens Gamesa’s offshore wind power park Nissum Bredning receives project certificate by DNV GL http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/siemens-gamesas-offshore-wind-power-park-nissum-bredning-receives-project-certificate-by-dnv-gl-6093360/ The certification was carried out according to the Danish Executive Order No.73 (BEK 73) and covers all stages of the project development from site conditions assessment over design evaluation to commissioning News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:10:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/siemens-gamesas-offshore-wind-power-park-nissum-bredning-receives-project-certificate-by-dnv-gl-6093360/ The Importance of Adopting a Holistic Approach to Water Management http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/the-importance-of-adopting-a-holistic-approach-to-water-management-6093373/ Being able to pinpoint the exact location in the network where there is the potential for or an occurring leak is vital. Even in areas that report low leakage levels, vigilance and ongoing monitoring of the network is imperative if the reduction in leakage levels is to be maintained within economic parameters, says Ian Sykes, Regional Sales Director, Sensus News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:06:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/the-importance-of-adopting-a-holistic-approach-to-water-management-6093373/ Strengthening Water Sector Efficiency Through Secure Smart Technology http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/strengthening-water-sector-efficiency-through-secure-smart-technology-6093386/ Technology is a game changer in addressing water scarcity; however, it is equally important to integrate the highest standards of security to ensure that the advantages of smart meters and other advanced tech infrastructure can be best leveraged, says Ian Sykes, Regional Sales Director, Sensus News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 10:01:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/strengthening-water-sector-efficiency-through-secure-smart-technology-6093386/ Access to electricity grows but world falls short of sustainable energy goals - IRENA http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/access-to-electricity-grows-but-world-falls-short-of-sustainable-energy-goals-irena-6093399/ Notable progress has been made on energy access in recent years, with the number of people living without electricity dropping to roughly 840 million from 1 billion in 2016 and 1.2 billion in 2010 News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 09:53:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/access-to-electricity-grows-but-world-falls-short-of-sustainable-energy-goals-irena-6093399/ UAE’s Yellow Door Energy, Majid Al Futtaim partner to Supply Solar Power to Carrefour Stores in Jordan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/uaes-yellow-door-energy-majid-al-futtaim-partner-to-supply-solar-power-to-carrefour-stores-in-jordan-6093412/ The 17-megawatt build-own-operate-transfer (BOOT) wheeling agreement will provide Carrefour stores located in Amman, Zarqa, Madaba and Al-Salt with 29 gigawatt-hours of clean energy in the first year of operation, meeting 100% of the retailer&rsquo;s electricity needs in those areas News | Utilities Thu, 23 May 2019 09:45:59 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/23/uaes-yellow-door-energy-majid-al-futtaim-partner-to-supply-solar-power-to-carrefour-stores-in-jordan-6093412/ Saudi Arabian Dams Use Veolia Solutions to Support Qatrah Initiative for Water Security http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/saudi-arabian-dams-use-veolia-solutions-to-support-qatrah-initiative-for-water-security-6089408/ Contractors for three strategic dams choose Veolia Water Technologies&rsquo; advanced purification solutions, bringing global best practice to solve the region&rsquo;s most pressing environmental challenge News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:57:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/saudi-arabian-dams-use-veolia-solutions-to-support-qatrah-initiative-for-water-security-6089408/ DEWA registers 93% adoption of its 24/7 smart services http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/dewa-registers-93-adoption-of-its-247-smart-services-6089629/ Dewa&rsquo;s services are available round the clock through various channels and smart platforms, according to the highest standards of availability, reliability and efficiency News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:55:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/dewa-registers-93-adoption-of-its-247-smart-services-6089629/ Acciona reaches Shuqaiq 3 financial close for a total value of more than $600mn http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/acciona-reaches-shuqaiq-3-financial-close-for-a-total-value-of-more-than-600mn-6089421/ The agreement was reached just three months after the signing of the water purchase contract. The plant will be one of the largest reverse osmosis desalination plants in the world, with a production capacity of 450,000 cubic meters per day News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:49:26 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/acciona-reaches-shuqaiq-3-financial-close-for-a-total-value-of-more-than-600mn-6089421/ A driverless electric truck is shaping the future of mobility http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/a-driverless-electric-truck-is-shaping-the-future-of-mobility-6089655/ The T-Pod is level 4 autonomous, the second highest category, and uses a Nvidia Drive platform to process visual data in real time. An operator, sitting miles away, can supervise and control up to 10 vehicles at once News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:38:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/a-driverless-electric-truck-is-shaping-the-future-of-mobility-6089655/ DEWA to 600MW of clean energy to the grid by 2020 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/dewa-to-600mw-of-clean-energy-to-the-grid-by-2020-6089434/ DEWA is building the 800MW third phase of the solar park using photovoltaic technology in three stages, in partnership with a consortium led by Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) and EDF Group, through its subsidiary EDF &Eacute;nergies Nouvelles News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:37:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/dewa-to-600mw-of-clean-energy-to-the-grid-by-2020-6089434/ Building Energy announces the entry of Zouk Capital http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/building-energy-announces-the-entry-of-zouk-capital-6089668/ The British investment fund chooses the Italian Be Charge for the development of electric mobility News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:28:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/building-energy-announces-the-entry-of-zouk-capital-6089668/ GE obtains $1bn financing for Sharjah’s First Independent Combined Cycle Power Plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/ge-obtains-1bn-financing-for-sharjahs-first-independent-combined-cycle-power-plant-6089447/ Japanese export credit agency and private financial institutions, under insurance cover by the government of Japan, co-finance GE&rsquo;s flagship power plant in Sharjah, UAE News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:21:52 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/ge-obtains-1bn-financing-for-sharjahs-first-independent-combined-cycle-power-plant-6089447/ Drones as a tool for maintenance and inspection http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/drones-as-a-tool-for-maintenance-and-inspection-6089395/ As digital technologies merge with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), maintenance and engineering managers maintain assets and facilities while also reducing costs and safety risks, says Jonathan Wood is General Manager India, Middle East &amp; Africa, Infor News | Utilities Tue, 21 May 2019 08:05:25 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/21/drones-as-a-tool-for-maintenance-and-inspection-6089395/ ENOC signs deal with Moro for digital transformation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/20/enoc-partners-with-moro-to-drive-the-groups-digital-transformation-6087640/ ENOC Group signed an agreement with Moro, the Dubai government owned digital data hub, focused on providing digital transformation and operational innovation, to lead the digitalization journey of ENOC's operations News | Utilities Mon, 20 May 2019 08:38:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/20/enoc-partners-with-moro-to-drive-the-groups-digital-transformation-6087640/ DEWA organises open meeting for SME suppliers to discuss new initiatives http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/20/dewa-organises-open-meeting-for-sme-suppliers-to-discuss-new-initiatives-6087653/ Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) organised an open meeting with its suppliers from small and medium enterprises (SME), in line with its commitment to strengthen partnerships with its suppliers who contribute to the excellence of its operations News | Utilities Mon, 20 May 2019 08:31:59 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/20/dewa-organises-open-meeting-for-sme-suppliers-to-discuss-new-initiatives-6087653/ Acciona installs flexible organic PV modules in a wind turbine tower on Breña Farm http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/acciona-installs-flexible-organic-pv-modules-in-a-wind-turbine-tower-6087458/ It will allow the testing of organic PV panels and their application to optimise the efficiency of wind power generation News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 01:25:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/acciona-installs-flexible-organic-pv-modules-in-a-wind-turbine-tower-6087458/ ABB extends its digital offering to make data management of electrical assets more sustainable http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/abb-extends-its-digital-offering-to-make-data-management-of-electrical-assets-more-sustainable-6087250/ The diminishing knowledge of older protection relays together with today&rsquo;s modern multifunction relays increases the critical importance of maintaining a substation&rsquo;s information News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 12:54:18 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/abb-extends-its-digital-offering-to-make-data-management-of-electrical-assets-more-sustainable-6087250/ Digital skills gap is holding back the energy sector, DNV GL report finds http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/digital-skills-gap-is-holding-back-the-energy-sector-dnv-gl-report-finds-6087263/ The research reveals unanimous recognition that digital skills training is needed, with 91% of respondents regarding it fundamental for their organization to invest in News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 12:50:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/digital-skills-gap-is-holding-back-the-energy-sector-dnv-gl-report-finds-6087263/ Water shortages for power plants cause energy deficits in Ethiopia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/water-shortages-for-power-plants-cause-energy-deficits-in-ethiopia-6087276/ Water-level decline in major electric power-plants, mainly the Melka Wakena, Gibe-III and Koka hydro-electric dams, has created about 426 MW electric power deficit News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 12:47:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/water-shortages-for-power-plants-cause-energy-deficits-in-ethiopia-6087276/ Construction work at Dubai’s mega solar park ahead of schedule http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/construction-work-at-dubais-mega-solar-park-ahead-of-schedule-6087068/ 73% of the construction of the solar tower has been completed, including the completion of the main structure and installation of heliostats News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 10:44:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/construction-work-at-dubais-mega-solar-park-ahead-of-schedule-6087068/ ABB Launches Blockchain Pilot for Solar Energy Sector http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/abb-launches-blockchain-pilot-for-solar-energy-sector-6087081/ To implement the project, ABB collaborated with Italian energy aggregator Evolvere to deploy a blockchain it jointly developed with blockchain-based platform Prosume News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 10:38:16 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/abb-launches-blockchain-pilot-for-solar-energy-sector-6087081/ Saudi Arabia, South Korea to open joint nuclear research centre http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/saudi-arabia-south-korea-to-open-joint-nuclear-research-centre-6087094/ The two countries are expected to sign an agreement to establish the centre after administrative procedures have been completed News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 10:34:29 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/saudi-arabia-south-korea-to-open-joint-nuclear-research-centre-6087094/ Utico Offers Town Hall for Hyflux Investors http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/utico-offers-town-hall-for-hyflux-investors-6087107/ Utico, which recently unveiled a S$400 million binding offer White Knight investment to Hyflux, said that this bonafide endeavour of inviting retail investors for a town hall meeting was intended for a resolution to support the Hyflux deal News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 10:25:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/utico-offers-town-hall-for-hyflux-investors-6087107/ ENGIE appoints Turki Al Shehri to lead KSA business http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/engie-appoints-turki-al-shehri-to-lead-ksa-business-6087120/ ENGIE appoints Turki Al Shehri to lead KSA business News | Utilities Sun, 19 May 2019 10:12:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/19/engie-appoints-turki-al-shehri-to-lead-ksa-business-6087120/ The rise of virtual power plants http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/16/the-rise-of-virtual-power-plants-6085976/ The further penetration of renewable energy generation challenges the conventional way of operating the electricity ecosystem. Business models have to be reinvented and grids redesigned News | Utilities Thu, 16 May 2019 11:13:17 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/16/the-rise-of-virtual-power-plants-6085976/ Mark Lemmon appointed as chairman of Enviromena http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/16/mark-lemmon-appointed-as-enviromena-chairman-6085885/ Mark joins with considerable international experience in infrastructure and energy finance, having previously served as the chief executive of, and then executive vice chairman of, the MENA Infrastructure Fund (GP) Limited News | Utilities Thu, 16 May 2019 09:55:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/16/mark-lemmon-appointed-as-enviromena-chairman-6085885/ Nominations Open for the Middle East Energy Awards: Utilities Project of the Year http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/16/nominations-open-for-the-middle-east-energy-awards-utilities-project-of-the-year-6085898/ This year, the awards are bigger than ever with a rebrand to the Middle East Energy Awards, which for the first time includes renewable and alternative energy, through the Utilities Middle East magazine News | Utilities Thu, 16 May 2019 09:34:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/16/nominations-open-for-the-middle-east-energy-awards-utilities-project-of-the-year-6085898/ JinkoSolar launches Swan bifacial panel at Intersolar EU http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/15/jinkosolar-launches-swan-bifacial-panel-at-intersolar-eu-6085066/ JinkoSolar has launched Swan, its first bifacial panel with a transparent backsheet, at Intersolar EU; Swan can achieve high power output up to 400W in the front side and up to 20% energy gain from the rear-side News | Utilities Wed, 15 May 2019 08:16:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/15/jinkosolar-launches-swan-bifacial-panel-at-intersolar-eu-6085066/ DNV GL makes progress with 'wind powered water injection' for crude oil extraction; concept ready for prototype development http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/15/dnv-gl-makes-progress-with-wind-powered-water-injection-for-crude-oil-extraction-concept-ready-for-prototype-development-6085105/ WINd powered Water INjection (WIN WIN) was conceived in 2013 by DNV GL and is ready for prototype development after two joint industry projects demonstrated that the concept is cost efficient and technically feasible News | Utilities Wed, 15 May 2019 08:04:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/15/dnv-gl-makes-progress-with-wind-powered-water-injection-for-crude-oil-extraction-concept-ready-for-prototype-development-6085105/ Saudi’s ACWA to negotiate with Egypt’s EETC for new solar project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/saudis-acwa-to-negotiate-with-egypts-eetc-for-new-solar-project-6084728/ The committee formed to evaluate selling offers found that the lowest price was offered by ACWA Power at 0.16 US cents for the Kom Ombo solar plant News | Utilities Tue, 14 May 2019 11:16:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/saudis-acwa-to-negotiate-with-egypts-eetc-for-new-solar-project-6084728/ Abengoa-Sepco III consortium bags $700mln deal for UAE desalination plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/abengoa-sepco-iii-consortium-bags-700mln-deal-for-uae-desalination-plant-6084598/ The 909,000 cubic metres per day (m3/day) desalination plant will be located in Taweelah in Abu Dhabi News | Utilities Tue, 14 May 2019 10:57:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/abengoa-sepco-iii-consortium-bags-700mln-deal-for-uae-desalination-plant-6084598/ Abdul Latif Jameel Energy expands role in Middle East water sector http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/abdul-latif-jameel-energy-expands-role-in-middle-east-water-sector-6084611/ Agreements in Egypt and Bahrain are set to open up new markets for the company News | Utilities Tue, 14 May 2019 10:47:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/abdul-latif-jameel-energy-expands-role-in-middle-east-water-sector-6084611/ Sharjah launches operations at two new power stations http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/sharjah-launches-operations-at-two-new-power-stations-6084624/ The two new 33/11 KV power distribution stations are located in Kalba city in Al Saf 2 and University district News | Utilities Tue, 14 May 2019 10:37:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/14/sharjah-launches-operations-at-two-new-power-stations-6084624/ Power and utility merger activity driven by renewable energy http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/13/power-and-utility-merger-activity-driven-by-renewable-energy-6083896/ Power and Utility executives still feel positive about the deal making environment as reflected in the 20th EY Power &amp; Utilities Global Capital Confidence Barometer (CCB) News | Utilities Mon, 13 May 2019 09:54:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/13/power-and-utility-merger-activity-driven-by-renewable-energy-6083896/ UAE’s Utico provides Singapore’s Hyflux a $292mn binding agreement http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/13/uaes-utico-provides-singapores-hyflux-a-292mn-binding-agreement-6083909/ The agreement includes interim funding possibility as well as engagement with Public Utilities Board (PUB) and retail investors to strike out a win-win deal. News | Utilities Mon, 13 May 2019 09:19:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/13/uaes-utico-provides-singapores-hyflux-a-292mn-binding-agreement-6083909/ Spain’s Acciona posts Q1 profit growth http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/spains-acciona-posts-q1-profit-growth-6083194/ The group's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) declined by 8.8% year-on-year to EUR 292mn News | Utilities Sun, 12 May 2019 08:43:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/spains-acciona-posts-q1-profit-growth-6083194/ Saudi Arabia's Alfanar gets $75mn funding for renewable energy projects http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/saudi-arabias-alfanar-gets-75mn-funding-for-renewable-energy-projects-6083207/ The financing has come from the multilateral development financial institution Apicorp, which signed a strategic five year Murabaha financing facility with the EPC contractor News | Utilities Sun, 12 May 2019 08:25:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/saudi-arabias-alfanar-gets-75mn-funding-for-renewable-energy-projects-6083207/ Evoqua Water Technologies records 4.5% revenue increase for Q2 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/evoqua-water-technologies-records-45-revenue-increase-for-q2-2019-6083220/ Evoqua registered consolidated revenues of $348.6mn, an increase of 4.5% over the prior year period, including 2.3% organic growth News | Utilities Sun, 12 May 2019 08:17:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/evoqua-water-technologies-records-45-revenue-increase-for-q2-2019-6083220/ International firms prequalified for Saudi sewage plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/international-firms-prequalified-for-saudi-sewage-plant-6083142/ The ISTP is being developed as part of Saudi Vision 2030, which recognises the critical importance of ensuring the future reliable provision of sewage treatment services for the residents of KSA News | Utilities Sun, 12 May 2019 08:09:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/12/international-firms-prequalified-for-saudi-sewage-plant-6083142/ Solar energy to power GAC Dubai's warehouses http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/solar-energy-to-power-gac-dubais-warehouses-6082414/ Combined production equivalent to energy needed to power 20,000 households over 20-year project lifetime News | Utilities Thu, 09 May 2019 10:53:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/solar-energy-to-power-gac-dubais-warehouses-6082414/ Middle East District Cooling Market to exceed $12bn by 2024 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/middle-east-district-cooling-market-to-exceed-12bn-by-2024-6082427/ Rapid urbanization along with ongoing construction developments across government projects in prominent cities of Saudi Arabia including Mecca and Riyadh will accelerate penetration News | Utilities Thu, 09 May 2019 10:44:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/middle-east-district-cooling-market-to-exceed-12bn-by-2024-6082427/ UAE cement factory to be powered by energy from waste http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/uae-cement-factory-to-be-powered-by-energy-from-waste-6082440/ The waste-to-energy facility will receive 1,000t of municipal waste per day from approximately 550,000 residents living in Umm Al Quwain and Ajman News | Utilities Thu, 09 May 2019 10:39:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/uae-cement-factory-to-be-powered-by-energy-from-waste-6082440/ Siemens to sell off 59% stake in Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/siemens-to-sell-off-59-stake-in-siemens-gamesa-renewable-energy-6082284/ Siemens has announced that it will be selling off a majority of its gas and power division, made up of conventional power generation, transmission, oil and gas, and its 59% stake in Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy<br /> News | Utilities Thu, 09 May 2019 09:22:54 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/9/siemens-to-sell-off-59-stake-in-siemens-gamesa-renewable-energy-6082284/ JinkoSolar secures over 10.7 GW orders in first four months of 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/8/jinkosolar-secures-over-107-gw-orders-in-first-four-months-of-2019-6081816/ JinkoSolar expands production capacity with the construction of a 5GW new greenfield mono wafer production facility in the City of Leshan, Sichuan Province, China News | Utilities Wed, 08 May 2019 09:46:40 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/8/jinkosolar-secures-over-107-gw-orders-in-first-four-months-of-2019-6081816/ Global market for battery storage to reach $13bn by 2023 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/7/global-market-for-battery-storage-to-reach-13bn-by-2023-6081231/ Analyst Globaldata says falling system prices, and the need for more resilient grids and favorable policies, continue to fire the energy storage industry around the globe News | Utilities Tue, 07 May 2019 10:31:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/7/global-market-for-battery-storage-to-reach-13bn-by-2023-6081231/ Sharjah’s SEWA to replace overhead power transmission lines with underground cables http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/7/sharjahs-sewa-to-replace-overhead-power-transmission-lines-with-underground-cables-6081244/ At a cost of $8mn, SEWA will replace all electrical transmission lines and wires of low pressure 420 KVA that feeds the areas of the Authority&rsquo;s Central Region, to ground power cables News | Utilities Tue, 07 May 2019 10:21:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/7/sharjahs-sewa-to-replace-overhead-power-transmission-lines-with-underground-cables-6081244/ Nawah Energy Company appoints Paul Harden Chief Nuclear Officer http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/6/nawah-energy-company-appoints-paul-harden-chief-nuclear-officer-6080932/ He will be responsible for overseeing the quality and safety-led nuclear operations of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant and building the nuclear capabilities of talented UAE Nationals working at Nawah News | Utilities Mon, 06 May 2019 12:26:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/6/nawah-energy-company-appoints-paul-harden-chief-nuclear-officer-6080932/ Iraq launches first round of tender for 755MW of solar http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/6/iraq-launches-first-round-of-tender-for-755mw-of-solar-6080945/ The projects across the five provinces of Babel, Wasit, Karbala, Al-Muthanna and Diwaniyah are expected to be completed by the end of 2020 News | Utilities Mon, 06 May 2019 12:15:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/6/iraq-launches-first-round-of-tender-for-755mw-of-solar-6080945/ Singapore’s Hyflux in talks with UAE’s Utico for $294mn funding http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/5/singapores-hyflux-in-talks-with-uaes-utico-for-294mn-funding-6079385/ Singapore based water and power company, Hyflux, has said that it is in talks with the UAE's Utico for a potential $294mn funding News | Utilities Sun, 05 May 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/5/singapores-hyflux-in-talks-with-uaes-utico-for-294mn-funding-6079385/ Acwa Power, Gulf Investment Corporation and Alternative Energy Projects sign deal for solar plant in Oman http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/5/acwa-power-gulf-investment-corporation-and-alternative-energy-projects-sign-deal-for-solar-plant-in-oman-6079398/ A consortium comprising Saudi Arabia-based utility developer Acwa Power with Kuwait's Gulf Investment Corporation and Alternative Energy Projects Company signed agreement to develop a 500-megawatt solar power plant in Oman News | Utilities Sun, 05 May 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/5/acwa-power-gulf-investment-corporation-and-alternative-energy-projects-sign-deal-for-solar-plant-in-oman-6079398/ Renewable energy surpasses power generation from coal in the US http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/2/renewable-energy-surpasses-power-generation-from-coal-in-the-us-6078865/ This month will see a new U.S. milestone in the decline of what was the largest source of electricity generation during the 20th century and the early years of the 21st News | Utilities Thu, 02 May 2019 12:18:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/2/renewable-energy-surpasses-power-generation-from-coal-in-the-us-6078865/ Fenergo Partners with BENEFIT to Create National eKYC Utility in Bahrain http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/1/fenergo-partners-with-benefit-to-create-national-ekyc-utility-in-bahrain-6078150/ Blockchain-integrated utility will support more than 380 financial institutions to improve customer experience and drive KYC efficiencies across Bahrain News | Utilities Wed, 01 May 2019 01:23:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/1/fenergo-partners-with-benefit-to-create-national-ekyc-utility-in-bahrain-6078150/ Siemens to rebuild Iraq power infrastructure after signing $786mn deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/1/siemens-to-rebuild-iraq-power-infrastructure-after-signing-786mn-deal-6078124/ Iraq plans to make around $14bn in orders to upgrade electricity infrastructure, which has fallen into poor condition due to war, corruption and mismanagement infrastructure agreement News | Utilities Wed, 01 May 2019 12:49:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/may/1/siemens-to-rebuild-iraq-power-infrastructure-after-signing-786mn-deal-6078124/ Dubai’s M-Station extension project with capacity of 2.8GW and 140MIPD http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/30/dubais-m-station-extension-project-with-capacity-of-28gw-and-140mipd-6077318/ The project brings the total production capacity of the plant to 2,885 megawatts (MW) and 140 million gallons of desalinated water per day with the total cost of M-station reaching Dh11.669bn News | Utilities Tue, 30 Apr 2019 10:16:38 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/30/dubais-m-station-extension-project-with-capacity-of-28gw-and-140mipd-6077318/ Three solar projects launched under the UAE-Caribbean fund http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/28/three-solar-projects-launched-under-the-uae-caribbean-fund-6076031/ The solar power projects in the Bahamas, Barbados, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines will deliver 2.35MW of solar power News | Utilities Sun, 28 Apr 2019 09:42:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/28/three-solar-projects-launched-under-the-uae-caribbean-fund-6076031/ Shell partners with Oman port to replace gas with solar http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/28/shell-partners-with-oman-port-to-replace-gas-with-solar-6076044/ An initial 25MW PV project will be used to directly power smelting company Al Tamman Indsil Ferrochrome LLC News | Utilities Sun, 28 Apr 2019 09:32:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/28/shell-partners-with-oman-port-to-replace-gas-with-solar-6076044/ Saudi Arabia's ACWA, Shanghai Electric eye global clean energy projects http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/28/saudi-arabias-acwa-shanghai-electric-eye-global-clean-energy-projects-6075979/ Shanghai Electric hails 'win-win partnership' with ACWA Power to develop clean energy projects globally News | Utilities Sun, 28 Apr 2019 09:08:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/28/saudi-arabias-acwa-shanghai-electric-eye-global-clean-energy-projects-6075979/ Wärtsilä wins repeat power generation order from major cement producer http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/25/wartsila-wins-repeat-power-generation-order-from-major-cement-producer-6074484/ The power plant will operate on two W&auml;rtsil&auml; 32 engines running on locally available heavy fuel oil (HFO) with diesel as a back-up fuel News | Utilities Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:00:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/25/wartsila-wins-repeat-power-generation-order-from-major-cement-producer-6074484/ Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Approves $10mn for Rural Electrification Project in Burkina Faso http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/25/abu-dhabi-fund-for-development-approves-10mn-for-rural-electrification-project-in-burkina-faso-6074497/ Since 2012, ADFD has committed $350mn in concessionary loans over seven annual funding cycles to renewable energy projects recommended by IRENA News | Utilities Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:52:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/25/abu-dhabi-fund-for-development-approves-10mn-for-rural-electrification-project-in-burkina-faso-6074497/ Utico to Open Muscat Office to Pursue Sustainable Utilities Development in Oman http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/25/utico-to-open-muscat-office-to-pursue-sustainable-utilities-development-in-oman-6074510/ The private utility will roll out a unique `On Demand&rsquo; utility model, which has huge contingent credit impact reduction worth billions of dollars for Oman News | Utilities Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:41:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/25/utico-to-open-muscat-office-to-pursue-sustainable-utilities-development-in-oman-6074510/ Awards for 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water to reach a total value of over $1mn http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/24/awards-for-2nd-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-global-water-to-reach-a-total-value-of-over-1mn-6074016/ The deadline for submissions for submissions for this year's Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award is June 30 News | Utilities Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/24/awards-for-2nd-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-global-water-to-reach-a-total-value-of-over-1mn-6074016/ Phoenix Contact’s Complete Line optimises all processes during control cabinet manufacturing http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/23/phoenix-contacts-complete-line-optimises-all-processes-during-control-cabinet-manufacturing-6088992/ Phoenix Contact's Complete Line now provides a complete solution to optimise all of the processes during control cabinet manufacturing News | Utilities Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/23/phoenix-contacts-complete-line-optimises-all-processes-during-control-cabinet-manufacturing-6088992/ Phoenix Contact software optimises processes in control cabinet manufacturing http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/21/phoenix-contact-software-optimises-processes-in-control-cabinet-manufacturing-6089005/ Phoenix Contact&rsquo;s Project Complete Planning and Marking Software optimises processes in control cabinet manufacturing News | Utilities Sun, 21 Apr 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/21/phoenix-contact-software-optimises-processes-in-control-cabinet-manufacturing-6089005/ UAE Water Aid Foundation announces details of 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uae-water-aid-foundation-announces-details-of-2nd-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-global-water-award-6070285/ The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), has announced details of the 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award News | Utilities Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:28:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uae-water-aid-foundation-announces-details-of-2nd-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-global-water-award-6070285/ UAE's AMEA Power achieves financial close on Al Husainiyah Power Plant in Jordan http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uaes-amea-power-achieves-financial-close-on-al-husainiyah-power-plant-in-jordan-6070298/ AMEA Power has reached financial close and will begin the construction of the $74mn Al Husainiyah Power Plant, a 50MW greenfield solar park in Ma&rsquo;an Governorate in Jordan News | Utilities Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:15:54 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/17/uaes-amea-power-achieves-financial-close-on-al-husainiyah-power-plant-in-jordan-6070298/ UAE's SirajPower launches its first solar carport http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/uaes-sirajpower-launches-its-first-solar-carport-6068894/ The carport will generate 100 000 kWh green electricity per year and save more than 70 metric tonnes of carbon dioxide, equivalent to 280,000km driven by a passenger vehicle for a year News | Utilities Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:50:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/uaes-sirajpower-launches-its-first-solar-carport-6068894/ Repair work on Barka 2 power and water desalination plant reaches completion http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/repair-work-on-barka-2-power-and-water-desalination-plant-reaches-completion-6068907/ The affected unit returned to service on 4 April &ndash; six calendar days ahead of its previously communicated expected completion date News | Utilities Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:37:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/repair-work-on-barka-2-power-and-water-desalination-plant-reaches-completion-6068907/ Saudi Arabia receives EOI from 71 consortia for the Yanbu IWP project http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/saudi-arabia-receives-eoi-from-71-consortia-for-the-yanbu-iwp-project-6068920/ The desalination plant will use reverse osmosis (RO) seawater desalination technology and will boast a potable water capacity of 450,000cu/m per day. News | Utilities Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:26:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/16/saudi-arabia-receives-eoi-from-71-consortia-for-the-yanbu-iwp-project-6068920/ Dubai turns to renewable energy for water production http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/15/dubai-turns-to-renewable-energy-for-water-production-6068595/ Solar-powered reverse osmosis desalination is expected to become the new trend in Dubai&rsquo;s water production as the emirate moves to meet its renewable energy targets News | Utilities Mon, 15 Apr 2019 03:51:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/15/dubai-turns-to-renewable-energy-for-water-production-6068595/ DEWA Launches GE’s Predix-Based Digital Solutions at L1 Power Plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/dewa-launches-ges-predix-based-digital-solutions-at-l1-power-plant-6067243/ Predix APM reduces unplanned downtime and increases availability and reliability by helping to ensure critical assets and systems are monitored and protected from emerging threats News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:50:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/dewa-launches-ges-predix-based-digital-solutions-at-l1-power-plant-6067243/ World's fastest hydrogen sensor could pave the way for clean energy http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/worlds-fastest-hydrogen-sensor-could-pave-the-way-for-clean-energy-6067087/ Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, present the first hydrogen sensors ever to meet the future performance targets for use in hydrogen powered vehicles News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:19:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/worlds-fastest-hydrogen-sensor-could-pave-the-way-for-clean-energy-6067087/ Toray to Establish New Water Treatment Membrane Company in China http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/toray-to-establish-new-water-treatment-membrane-company-in-china-6067100/ The new company will be named Toray Membrane (Foshan) Co., Ltd. (TMFC), and Toray is moving forward with land acquisition,construction and other activities to prepare for its establishment News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:04:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/toray-to-establish-new-water-treatment-membrane-company-in-china-6067100/ Empower to provide district cooling services to 260 buildings in Business Bay http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/empower-to-provide-district-cooling-services-to-260-buildings-in-business-bay-6066931/ The project will be the largest district cooling project in the world upon completion, with a total cooling capacity of 350,000 RT from six cooling plants News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:52:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/empower-to-provide-district-cooling-services-to-260-buildings-in-business-bay-6066931/ Abdul Latif Jameel starts operations at its Lilyvale solar plant in Australia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/abdul-latif-jameel-starts-operations-at-its-lilyvale-solar-plant-in-australia-6066944/ The solar plant will produce enough energy to supply more than 45,000 Australian homes, while avoiding the emission of 175,000 tonnes of CO2 per year News | Utilities Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:41:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/11/abdul-latif-jameel-starts-operations-at-its-lilyvale-solar-plant-in-australia-6066944/ DEWA builds region’s first virtual power plant in cooperation with Enbala http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/dewa-builds-regions-first-virtual-power-plant-in-cooperation-with-enbala-6066424/ DEWA builds region’s first virtual power plant in cooperation with Enbala News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:14:28 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/dewa-builds-regions-first-virtual-power-plant-in-cooperation-with-enbala-6066424/ Saudi Arabia turns up temperature on water reduction plans http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-turns-up-temperature-on-water-reduction-plans-6066216/ While Saudi Arabia has increasingly turned to desalination to make up for its lack of surface and ground water, Qatrah aims to balance the water production/consumption formula through a much wider variety of means News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:59:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-turns-up-temperature-on-water-reduction-plans-6066216/ Saudi Arabia to intensify wind power investments http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-to-intensify-wind-power-investments-6066229/ Saudi developers will add 46% of the region’s total wind capacity between 2019 and 2028, Wood Mackenzie says News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:48:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/saudi-arabia-to-intensify-wind-power-investments-6066229/ More than 300 GW of wind power capacity to come online by 2024, says GWEC http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/more-than-300-gw-of-wind-power-capacity-to-come-online-by-2024-says-gwec-6066242/ Market-based mechanisms, such as auctions, tenders and Green Certificates were the main drivers behind new installations in 2018 News | Utilities Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:34:11 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/10/more-than-300-gw-of-wind-power-capacity-to-come-online-by-2024-says-gwec-6066242/ UAE’s DEWA to collaborate with Kenya on sustainable development http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/uaes-dewa-to-collaborate-with-kenya-on-sustainable-development-6065449/ This is one of a series of meetings that DEWA conducts to consolidate cooperation and collaboration with all diplomatic and consular missions in the UAE News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:55:54 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/uaes-dewa-to-collaborate-with-kenya-on-sustainable-development-6065449/ SEWA reveals plan to deliver services within 3 hours http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/sewa-reveals-plan-to-deliver-services-within-3-hours-6065462/ Energy and water infrastructure is key to attracting investment and economic development in Sharjah, says SEWA chairman News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:50:17 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/sewa-reveals-plan-to-deliver-services-within-3-hours-6065462/ GE proposes hybrid solution for solar grid overload http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/ge-proposes-hybrid-solution-for-solar-grid-overload-6065475/ Renewable power planners are struggling with the challenge of storing enough solar power to be used throughout the day and night News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:45:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/ge-proposes-hybrid-solution-for-solar-grid-overload-6065475/ Dubai Investments Park, ABB sign $86mn Dewa substation deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/dubai-investments-park-abb-sign-86mn-dewa-substation-deal-6065488/ The 132/11kv substation will start operations this July, and will be the seventh facility of its kind across Dubai Investments Park 1 and 2 News | Utilities Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:24:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/9/dubai-investments-park-abb-sign-86mn-dewa-substation-deal-6065488/ Introducing the Middle East Energy Awards http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/introducing-the-middle-east-energy-awards-6064955/ For the first time, the awards will recognise achievements in the utilities sector, including alternative energy News | Utilities Mon, 08 Apr 2019 12:03:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/introducing-the-middle-east-energy-awards-6064955/ Acwa Power Zarqa combined cycle power plant in Jordan starts operations http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/acwa-power-zarqa-combined-cycle-power-plant-in-jordan-starts-operations-6064968/ It is capable of operating at over 51% combined cycle efficiency, leading to lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions per megawatt-hour (MWh) of electricity generated News | Utilities Mon, 08 Apr 2019 11:54:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/8/acwa-power-zarqa-combined-cycle-power-plant-in-jordan-starts-operations-6064968/ ABB and Rolls-Royce announce global microgrids cooperation http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/abb-and-rolls-royce-announce-global-microgrids-cooperation-6062602/ Partnership is on microgrid solutions that integrate digital technology and efficient hybrid power systems News | Utilities Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:25:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/abb-and-rolls-royce-announce-global-microgrids-cooperation-6062602/ MHPS bags order for 1,026.3MW GTCC power plant in Sharjah http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/mhps-bags-order-for-10263mw-gtcc-power-plant-in-sharjah-6062615/ Full-turnkey EPC order centers on two M701F gas turbines for expansion of an existing plant operated by SEWA in Layyah News | Utilities Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:17:10 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/mhps-bags-order-for-10263mw-gtcc-power-plant-in-sharjah-6062615/ Siemens signs first long-term services agreement for H-class gas turbine in UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/siemens-signs-first-long-term-services-agreement-for-h-class-gas-turbine-in-uae-6062550/ Services support first use of Siemens H-class turbine in an aluminum smelting facility globally News | Utilities Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:04:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/3/siemens-signs-first-long-term-services-agreement-for-h-class-gas-turbine-in-uae-6062550/ Ducab revenues rise in 2018 with strong performance in UAE and abroad http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/ducab-revenues-rise-in-2018-with-strong-performance-in-uae-and-abroad-6061874/ Ducab also confirmed the appointment of Dr. Ahmad Bin Hassan Al Shaikh as the company’s new Chairman, replacing Eng. Jamal Salem Al Dhaheri News | Utilities Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:41:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/ducab-revenues-rise-in-2018-with-strong-performance-in-uae-and-abroad-6061874/ Concrete base of CSP tower for 4th phase of Dubai Solar Park now complete http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/concrete-base-of-csp-tower-for-4th-phase-of-dubai-solar-park-now-complete-6061887/ The work is progressing according to the set timetable for this project that will contribute to Dubai’s transformation into a global clean and renewable energy hub, and accelerate its shift towards solar power News | Utilities Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:30:01 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/apr/2/concrete-base-of-csp-tower-for-4th-phase-of-dubai-solar-park-now-complete-6061887/ Siemens supplies first SGT-A45 mobile power generation unit http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/siemens-supplies-first-sgt-a45-mobile-power-generation-unit-6060379/ The SGT-A45 mobile unit is a good choice for customers with urgent power needs or in regions with a poorly developed infrastructure, says Siemens News | Utilities Thu, 28 Mar 2019 02:37:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/siemens-supplies-first-sgt-a45-mobile-power-generation-unit-6060379/ Etihad ESCO to mark Earth Hour 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/ceo-of-etihad-esco-ali-al-jassim-releases-statement-on-earth-hour-2019-6060522/ Ali Al Jassim, the CEO of Etihad ESCO, has released a statement on Earth Hour 2019, which falls on March 30 News | Utilities Thu, 28 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/ceo-of-etihad-esco-ali-al-jassim-releases-statement-on-earth-hour-2019-6060522/ Etihad ESCO to mark Earth Hour 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/etihad-esco-to-mark-earth-hour-2019-6060535/ Ali Al Jassim, the CEO of Etihad ESCO, has released a statement on Earth Hour 2019, which falls on March 30 News | Utilities Thu, 28 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/28/etihad-esco-to-mark-earth-hour-2019-6060535/ Moosa AL-Moosa appointed president of Dow in Saudi Arabia http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/moosa-al-moosa-appointed-president-of-dow-in-saudi-arabia-6058403/ In addition to his role, AL-Moosa has also been named Dow Shareholder Representative for the Sadara Joint Venture, taking charge of all shareholders matters related to Sadara News | Utilities Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:07:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/moosa-al-moosa-appointed-president-of-dow-in-saudi-arabia-6058403/ DEWA announces financial closing on 4th phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/dewa-announces-financial-closing-on-4th-phase-of-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-solar-park-6058338/ Dubai Electricity and Water Authority and the consortium led by Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power and Silk Road Fund, which is owned by the Chinese Government, announced the financial closing of the 950-megawatt fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park<br /> News | Utilities Mon, 25 Mar 2019 11:54:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/25/dewa-announces-financial-closing-on-4th-phase-of-mohammed-bin-rashid-al-maktoum-solar-park-6058338/ Saudi Arabia launches major water conservation programme ahead of World Water Day http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/21/saudi-arabia-launches-major-water-conservation-programme-ahead-of-world-water-day-6056960/ Through the programme, dubbed Qatrah, the ministry of environment, water and agriculture aims to reduce daily per capita consumption from 263 litres to 200 litres by 2020 and to 150 litres by 2030 News | Utilities Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:48:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//utilities/news/2019/mar/21/saudi-arabia-launches-major-water-conservation-programme-ahead-of-world-water-day-6056960/