Dubai electricity and water authority

Steering Progress: DEWA rising up to the challenge of securing electricity and water for future generations
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has been leading the way over the last decade by channelling additional resources geared towards a robust power and water network in Dubai, while at the same time coming up with ingenious ways to boost overall customer experience. DEWA is organising the 21st Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX), which will be held from 21-23 October 2019 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre
DEWA strengthens ties with the Singaporean Ministry of Environment & Water Resources
Dubai has been a pioneer in implementing programmes and initiatives that help reduce the carbon footprint, such as launching the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park
Emirates Energy Award starts accepting nominations for fourth edition
The award is an international platform that focuses on supporting global endeavours to find innovative and sustainable solutions for issues like environmental pollution, global warming, CO2 emissions and scarcity of natural resources
DEWA builds region’s first virtual power plant in cooperation with Enbala
The aim is to increase the visibility of distributed energy resources (DER) and maximise their value by providing grid services such as peak shaving, frequency regulation or energy balancing
Dubai saves $327.7mn in water and electricity consumption
The commercial sector generated the biggest electricity savings between 2008 and 2018
Dubai’s DEWA tenders 900MW of solar
The tender comes shortly after Dubai's regional neighbour Abu Dhabi launched a 2GW solar tender via the Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC)

Most Popular