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Tabreed Announces Bader Al Lamki as New CEO
Al Lamki succeeds Jasim Husain Thabet, who joined as the first Emirati CEO of Tabreed in August 2012
Lead battery-powered energy storage highlighted by research consortium’s online map
Through a range of case studies, the map details how lead battery storage is supporting utility and renewable energy systems
Oman to build first 1MW of solar rooftop
The solar plant will feed any excess energy generated back to the grid following the Sahim 2 initiative under the Authority for Electricity Regulation (AER)
Dubai launches second Global Water Award with prizes up to $1mn
Overseen by Suqia, under the umbrella of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, the award has three main categories: Innovative Projects Award, Innovative Research & Development Award, and Innovative Individual Award, with prizes totaling $1mn
UAE's AMEA Power Achieves Financial Close on 50MW Al Husainiyah Solar Park in Jordan
The Al Husainiyah project is sponsored by AMEA Power, as the lead developer and majority owner (70%) and Jordan-based Philadelphia Solar (30%)
New innovations to shape future of district cooling, says IDEA president
The president of the International Energy Association (IDEA) recently spoke to Utilities Middle East about the state of the district cooling industry in the Middle East and the prospects that lie ahead