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UAE issues commemorative coins on 2012 World Energy Forum

The UAE Central Bank has announced that it will be issuing with effect from Monday 22/10/2012, commemorative Gold and Silver coins on the occasion...

DEWA commissions two power transmission stations at Dh 1 bn

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has commissioned two key transmission stations with a combined capacity of 400 kilovolt at a total cost of...

2013 World Energy Congress calls for policymakers, industry leaders to “get...

After the 2013 World Energy Congress in Daegu, Korea, the World Energy Council warned that several prevailing myths to create a sustainable energy future.

World Future Energy Summit 2010 set to reach three-year high

More than 50 countries confirm participation in pivotal gathering in UAE capital Summit conference anticipates 3,000 delegates and 100...

65% of MENA executives predict increase in cleantech investments over next...

65% of MENA executives polled expect an increase in cleantech investments over the next five years. This is according to Ernst & Young’s MENA...

UAE commits $10 million to Nuclear Fuel Reserve Proposal

The United Arab Emirates has contributed $10 million towards a fuel bank proposal originally launched by the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) in 2006. The NTI...

Circumnavigating the world in a solar airplane among topics to be...

Bertrand Piccard, President and Pilot of Solar Impulse wants to demonstrate what can be achieved when pushing the...

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...

Zayed Future Energy Prize Open for Submissions

The Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world's preeminent award for innovation in renewable energy and sustainability, will open for submissions on March 4, 2013...

Dubai to become the smartest city in the world

5th Smart Grids and Smart Meters Summit, being held between 28-29 October 2015 at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai, is a unique conference-led exhibition,...

Two Independent Power Plants in Kurdistan Featuring GE Technology Will Help...

Latest Projects to Help Avoid Power Shortages in the Region GE (NYSE:GE) today announced the signing of contracts totaling approximately US$200 million to...

GE Fuel Oil Treatment Technology Selected for Al–Quds Power Plant in...

GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a contract with Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity to supply an advanced fuel oil treatment technology, FuelSolv, to help enhance...

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

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

World Solar Car Challenge 2011 winner to debut at World Future...

Tokai Challenger, winner of the 2009 and 2011 World Solar Challenge, the world's premier race for solar cars, is set to make its Middle East debut at the World Future Energy Summit from January 16.

Dubai announced 12 billion AED mega solar energy project

The Supreme Council of Energy (SCE) for Dubai has launched the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. This is a leading project implemented by the SCE and managed and operated by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA).

Investing in Bahrain; GE Opens New Office and Technology Center

1. Facility to Support Power Generation, Industrial and Petrochemical Customer Needs in Bahrain and the Region 2. Includes GE Energy’s Customer Application Center and adjacent...

Buy fuel on your credit card with 2 dirhams extra

Credit cards can be used again to buy petrol The use of cards was suspended few years ago, because of the high cost of processing...

Bilateral agreement for peaceful nuclear energy cooperation

His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates, and United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice signed a...