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World Energy Congress issues Call for Papers

Leading Experts Invited to Submit on Future of Energy The Daegu 2013 Organizing Committee of the World Energy Congress Wednesday issued a call for papers...

Energy Institute establish presence in the Middle East

The Energy Institute (EI) will host a reception on 31 October, 2010 at the Fairmont Bab Al-Bahr hotel, Abu Dhabi to launch the newest...

New solar world record announced during World Future Energy Summit

First Solar Sets AnotherWorld Record for CdTe Solar PV Efficiency 14.4 Percent Total Area Efficiency Module Confirmed by NREL First Solar, Inc. today announced it set...

Vision 2050 Arabia to be launched at WFES 2012

UAE Business Council for Sustainable Development will launch its Vision 2050 Arabia program at the World Future Energy Summit 2012 in Abu Dhabi

Masdar set to capitalise on International adoption of renewable energy

Masdar sees opportunities to advance renewable energy solutions in global markets Masdar chief executive Dr. Sultan Al Jaber announced today that Masdar, a multi-faceted...

Gulf population expected to increase by 30% in 7 years

Till 2020, the GCC population is expected to reach 53.5 million, a 30 % increase over the scale from 2000. In the same period,...

World Future Energy Summit delegates to hear from South Korean Vice...

Organisers of the World Future Energy Summit have confirmed South Korea’s future energy blueprint will be presented by Kim Young Hak, Vice...

22 Facts for the 22nd World Energy Congress

To mark the 22nd World Energy Congress, the organisers of the world’s most prestigious energy event today released 22 facts that help tell the...

Smarter, Cleaner and More Efficient Technologies Key to Meeting the Middle...

GE Highlighting its Technology Leadership at World Future Energy Summit As the Middle East continues to face growing energy and environmental challenges, GE (GE:NYSE)...

Unemployment, Governance Challenges, Energy Price Shocks Seen as Major Risks in...

New risk analysis by the World Economic Forum shows risk perception by regional business leaders focuses on economic, governance, and security issues Risks...

Dubai to Host 1st MENA Climate Week Coinciding With Expo 2020

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Chairman of the World Green Economy Organization (WGEO)has announced that the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)...

Petrochemicals, chemicals producers must create more jobs for local workforce

Downstream Sector Must Act To Fill Widening Jobs Gap Second Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association Human Capital Conference in Dubai to investigate strategies for attracting...

UAE, Japan to collaborate in clean technology and renewable energy fields

Minister of Foreign Affairs met with Masdar officials to discuss ways the two nations can continue to grow their cooperation in the advancement, development and dissemination of renewable energy and clean technologies.

Energy: Cold and Expensive Dubai Summer

Residents of Dubai need to reconsider how to use energy Do you think that it is hot in UAE? Well, it is not so much...

Emirati women impress Young Future Energy Leaders Theater

At the 2012 World Future Energy Summit, a group of young Emirati women showed how they are leading the way on energy and climate change

ExxonMobil showcases Energy Outlook Forum at World Future Energy Summit 2012

ExxonMobil will showcase its Energy Outlook Forum, a venue where subject matter experts will discuss topics vital to energy supply and demand, at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi, January 16-19.

IRENA Pacific leaders meeting heralds new regional energy era

A Pacific Leader’s Meeting held in Abu Dhabi by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in advance of its Second Assembly, (January 14-15), issued a public communique confirming the Agency’s proposed work activities to accelerate renewable energy deployment in this important region, which is currently heavily dependent on fossil fuels.

UAE’s alternative energy projects up to US$100b by 2020

Globally, the total alternative investments could reach US$1.5 billion by 2010.