Business Bay DCS project enters Phase 3
Empower starts Phase 3 of district cooling network in Business Bay.
Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) began the third phase of the 70.000 refrigeration tonne (RT) district cooling network for the Bay Square within the Business Bay project in Dubai, the company announced on Sunday.
The company has already completed two phases of the project, supplying an area stretching along Dubai’s main Sheikh Zayed Road with 50.000 RT of district cooling. Empower is contracted to provide district cooling services for the entire Business Bay project.
“We divided the implementation of district cooling network of Business Bay, which is one of the busiest and dynamic business spots not only of Dubai but also of the Middle East, into three phases as per demand and supply.” Said Ahmed Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower.
Other Empower projects included large-scale real estate developments such as Dubai International Financial Center, Dubai Healthcare City, Jumeirah Beach Residence and City Of Arabia.
The company is a joint venture between Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone (TECOM) Investments and Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), created to provide district cooling services to large-scale real estate developments.