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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. But latest developments in aluminium wiring that compensate for lower conductivity and less flexibility seem to be propelling a massive switch from copper. With a new aluminium factory launched in Dubai recently, what does the future hold for the GCC power cable market?
Energy Recovery: Smart Management of Waste
New technologies have been developed to prevent the negative impacts of landfills, which focus on “energy recovery” plants, also known as “Waste to Energy” plants or W2E, says David de Lara, Middle East Country Manager, ACCIONA Industrial
Final Word: Future of today’s electric power systems
With smart automation and continuous monitoring, a lot can be achieved, says Ali Al Jassim, CEO, Etihad ESCO
GCC utilities are embracing a smart vision through smart meters
Regional utilities are accelerating the deployment of smart meters as consumers seek better insights into their consumption of electricity and water at a time when every drop counts due to increasing user tariffs and subsidy reforms.
Transforming utilities with digital power
Many regional utilities are embracing the digital revolution as massive opportunities await those able to transform themselves ahead of the curve. As the transformation builds momentum, it should open deeper prospects for smart solutions providers
TransCanada Turbines eyes more prospects in the Middle East
Darcy Simonelli, vice president, sales, strategy & business development speaks to Utilities Middle East about the company's plans for the Middle East and the available prospects for gas turbine repair and maintenance services

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