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Dubai's Empower takes part in WFES 2019
Empower will review its major achievements in the field of energy, as well as its outstanding projects in district cooling
China drives global electric car market
The International Energy Agency says China buys more than half of the world's new electric cars.
EDF Energies consortium wins contract for first wind power project in Saudi Arabia
$500mn Dumat Al Jandal wind project deal is won by a consortium led by EDF Energies Nouvelles and Abu Dhabi Future Energy
Saudi Arabia to resume long-term renewable energy tenders
The first tenders may be launched once new long-term renewable targets are announced by Saudi authorities
FEWA, Umm Al Quwain cooperate for 200MW solar park development
The solar plant, which will be deployed on an area of about five million square meters, is expected to supply clean energy to UAQ
Bahrain’s Al Dur Power & Water Company in $1.3bn refinancing
Al Dur accounts for one-third of power and water production in Bahrain with a combined capacity of 1,243GW of power and 48MIGD of water

Water

Dewa, Fewa sign deal on strategic water interconnection
The MoU includes joint efforts to develop, operate, and maintain strategic water interconnections
$37.5mn water bottling plant to be built in Al Ain
Set to commence operations in the first quarter of 2020, the plant will produce around 70,000 200-600 ml bottles or.....
Dubai smelter signs $272mn deal to build most efficient power plant in UAE
Mubadala and Dubal Holding created a joint venture company to develop the power block and water desalination plant for Emirates.....

Power

First phase of 10MW Layla Solar power plant in Saudi Arabia complete
Taqnia Energy has announced the completion of work in the first phase of the Layla Solar Power Plant, extending across.....
L&T bags major power contracts in Saudi Arabia and Dubai
The deals are part of new orders worth $298m that also cover Oman and the Indian states of Rajasthan and.....
Oman to issue electric vehicle regulatory framework
AER will work towards developing battery technologies and the potential timescales for cost parity between electric and combustion engine vehicles

People

Powering the Universe
ACWA Power has grown into a leading private sector energy and water provider, achieving significant milestones over the years since.....
The Nuclear Power Champ of UAE
The UAE is warming up to the GCC’s first ever nuclear power plant scheduled to commence operations between the end.....
The rise of Aluminium cables gives an alternative Connection for the grid
In the past, aluminium cables have been shunned due to poor performance in power transmission lines compared to copper rod......

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Mar 13, 2018
An engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract estimated to be worth $45.77 has been awarded for the construction of Oman’s Haima West combined cycle power plant