UAE, US discuss energy cooperation
Al Tayer invites American companies to participate in WETEX 2014
Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), received Robert Waller, US Consul General to Dubai. The meeting was part of preparations for the upcoming visit of a US delegation to the UAE headed by Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce.
Al Tayer welcomed the Consul General and commented that the meeting is a good opportunity to exchange views and expertise. He highlighted the importance of boosting cooperation between DEWA and American energy companies that will be part of the delegation.
He presented an overview of DEWA’s latest projects and achievements of both local and global levels, and its active role in promoting the sustainable development of Dubai. The meeting also discussed matters of mutual interest and opportunities for long-term partnership in the energy sector.
“We have invited American establishments to participate in the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2014), which coincides with the activities of the ‘World Green Economy Summit 2014," said Al Tayer.