November 25, 2018

Dubai And RAK Partner To Improve Electricity And Water Efficiency

The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy and Ras Al Khaimah Municipality have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to partner on electricity and water efficiency […]
November 25, 2018

King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Breaks Ground On Sakaka PV IPP Project

Saudi Arabia has taken a major leap towards the integration of renewable energy into its energy mix following a groundbreaking ceremony for the 300MW Sakaka PV […]
November 25, 2018

Bright Outlook For Clean Energy

Renewable power generation capacity will grow by 13.3% in 2018 to 154.6GW, according to new research from analysts Frost & Sullivan. The research group says that […]
November 25, 2018

DP World Signs Deal With SirajPower For Solar Plant In Jebel Ali Freezone

DP World has signed a partnership agreement with SirajPower for the installation of a 15 MW solar plant in Jebel Ali Freezone. SirajPower is a UAE-based […]
November 25, 2018

Rosatom’s Floating NPP: On A Wave For Future Energy

On October 2, 2018 Rosatom reported that it completed loading nuclear fuel into the second of two reactors of the world’s only floating nuclear power plant […]
November 25, 2018

Pioneers Holding Offers To Acquire Electro Cable Egypt

Egypt’s Pioneers Holding said on Sunday it has made a compulsory offer to acquire all of Electro Cable Egypt as part of its strategy to use […]
November 25, 2018

GlassPoint And Occidental To Cooperate On Solar Steam Project In Oman

GlassPoint Solar, a U.S.-based solar energy supplier to the oil and gas industry, signed a memorandum of understanding with oil company Occidental of Oman to cooperate […]
November 25, 2018

DEWA Awards $42.7mn Contract For Mega Water Reservoir In Al Lusaily

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) awarded a contract worth $42.7mn (Dh157mn) for the construction of a water reservoir in Al Lusaily, with a storage capacity […]
November 25, 2018

Dubai Solar Event To Attract Major Industry Players

Leading global players from the solar and renewable energy sectors will be showcasing the latest in industry innovations for the construction market at a key event […]
November 25, 2018

Acwa Power Barka Could Lose $5mn After Second Gas Incident In Oman

A gas turbine has tripped at an Acwa Power Barka plant in Oman forcing power generation to be shut down, with the company set for a […]
November 25, 2018

Over $50mn ADFD/IRENA Loans Available For Renewable Energy Projects

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) are inviting applications for more than US$50 million in funding through the IRENA/ADFD […]
November 25, 2018

ACWA Power And AlGihaz Achieve Financial Closure For Sakaka PV IPP

ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, and AlGihaz Holding Company, a major Saudi contractor and investor, acting […]
November 25, 2018

Renewables To Power Regional Electricity Generation Sector To $22bn By 2022

The GCC is likely to speed up its solar energy conversion movement in the wake of lessons learnt from the depressed oil prices of the past […]
November 25, 2018

The Changing Utilities Landscape

Everywhere across the region, the utilities sector finds itself pulled to economise and pushed to innovate, two goals that might seem to conflict, but that are […]
November 25, 2018

UAE Could Be Hit With $50bn Skilled Labour Gap By 2030

By 2030, the UAE is likely to experience a skilled labour gap worth $50 billion, making up 5 percent of the economy, according to Jonathan Holmes, […]
November 25, 2018

innogy IME and Advizzo implement innovative artificial intelligence-based Customer Engagement program in the Middle East

innogy International Middle East (innogy IME) and Advizzo Ltd implemented the largest customer engagement program in the Middle East. The program has been rolled out to […]
November 25, 2018

Saudi Arabia presses ahead with power sector reforms

As part of its ambitious Vision 2030, Saudi Arabia has been pressing ahead with its plans to reform and privatize the power sector. One of the most […]
November 25, 2018

Yellow Door Energy Successfully Commissions 3.96 MWp Solar Park in Jordan

Yellow Door Energy has successfully commissioned a 3.96 MWp solar wheeling project in Jordan, which will provide Specialty Hospital and Istiklal Mall with clean renewable energy. […]
November 25, 2018

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority and ACWA Power sign amendment to increase production capacity of the world’s largest concentrated solar power plant in Dubai to 950MW

The plant will generate energy round the clock with largest thermal energy storage capacity in the world of 15 hours. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) […]
November 25, 2018

ABB Wins $79mn Order For Upgrade On Bab Onshore Project In Abu Dhabi

ABB has been awarded an integrated automation, electrification and telecommunication order in Q2 2018, valued at US$79mn, for the upgrade of the Bab Onshore Field in […]