May 26, 2020

MENA Hydrogen Alliance

May 1, 2020

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April 28, 2020

LIVE NOW: Coalition Joint Call to Action on COVID-19

April 15, 2020

HYDROGEN, A NEW ENERGY VECTOR IN MOROCCO

Contrary to conventional wisdom, Morocco is blessed with abundant natural resources. What the country lacks in hydrocarbons is compensated by the excellent solar and wind potential. […]
May 23, 2019

Iraq Launches First Round Of Tender For 755MW Of Solar

Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity has launched a first-round tender for 755MW of PV capacity by inviting solar companies to participate. The projects across the five provinces […]
May 23, 2019

Siemens To Rebuild Iraq Power Infrastructure After Signing $786mn Deal

Iraq’s government and German industrial conglomerate Siemens have signed a framework agreement to upgrade the electricity grid of the power-strapped country. Siemens chief executive Joe Kaeser […]
May 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s ACWA, Shanghai Electric Eye Global Clean Energy Projects

China’s Shanghai Electric Group Co has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate with Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power on global clean energy projects. The two […]
May 23, 2019

Tabreed Announces Bader Al Lamki As New CEO

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: National Central Cooling Company PJSC (DFM: Tabreed), the leading UAE-based international cooling provider, announced today that the  Board of Directors has […]
May 23, 2019

Dubai Launches Second Global Water Award With Prizes Up To $1mn

The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), has announced details of the 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award. The award was launched by HH […]
May 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia Receives EOI From 71 Consortia For The Yanbu IWP Project

Saudi Arabia’s Water & Electricity Company (WEC) has announced that 71 developer consortia have expressed interest in the independent water project (IWP) being set up in […]
May 23, 2019

Empower To Provide District Cooling Services To 260 Buildings In Business Bay

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced that the total number of buildings to be supplied with district cooling […]
May 23, 2019

DEWA Builds Region’s First Virtual Power Plant In Cooperation With Enbala

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is partnering with Canadian company Enbala to build the region’s first Virtual Power Plant (VPP). This is part of DEWA’s […]
May 23, 2019

Dubai Investments Park, ABB sign $86mn Dewa substation deal

Dubai Investment Park (DIP) has signed an Dh86mn contract with Swiss firm ABB to commission a 132/11kv Dubai Water and Electricity Authority (Dewa) substation, adding to […]
April 13, 2019

Empower Saves Electricity Worth Dh3bn In 2018

In order to monitor the levels of consumptions, Empower introduced an online calculator on its website that helps its customers to monitor and plan their district cooling consumption
April 13, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s 1.5 GW tender attracted more than 250 companies

More than 100 domestic companies are reportedly in the running for a seven-project portfolio that is expected to generate around $1.5 billion of investment – and they will fancy their chances against overseas developers.
April 13, 2019

ACWA triumphs again in Middle Eastern tendering exercise

With no details reported on the final electricity price agreed for a 500 MW solar project to be built in Oman, speculation will center on whether the victorious Saudi power company and its Kuwaiti partners have again trumped lower offers from overseas rivals.
April 13, 2019

Rise of bifacial lifts profits for the world’s tracker companies

Things are hotting up in the tracker world as the desire to squeeze down the price per Watt of solar power intensifies. And the rise of the trackers is attracting some well-known businesses to buy their way into the field.
April 13, 2019

Rise of bifacial lifts profits for the world’s tracker companies

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April 13, 2019

The weekend read: Land of the Crescent Sun

Despite its abundant solar resources, Turkey’s potential for solar energy development remains largely untapped. Although the market grew considerably between 2017 and 2018, the outlook for the next two years, due to the macroeconomic situation and the current regulatory framework, appears rather gloomy. If regulations will not be changed, and tenders for large-scale solar remain unimproved, unsubsidized PV and self-consumption may remain the best options available to seek more growth.
April 13, 2019

Saudi Arabia plans 2.6 GW solar park near Mecca

The Faisaliah Solar Power Project is planned to be developed in several stages by the Saudi Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources and the Development Authority of Mecca. Only 600 MW of the project will be tendered by the REPDO, while the remaining 2 GW will be built by the country’s Public Investment Fund along with its partners.