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Zayed Future Energy Prize opens 2012 nominations

Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world’s preeminent award for innovation and development of solutions for renewable and sustainable energy, has announced that nominations are...

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

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

Masdar City and GE partner on a first-of-its-kind smart appliance pilot...

Masdar City pilot first to use smart appliances that measure and transmit real time power consumption Masdar City and GE Consumer & Industrial announced...

World Future Energy Summit strengthens position as platform for progressing future...

This is the centre of the clean energy revolution that is going on around the world, says Ed...

Emerging markets: Driving force behind renewable energy investment

Energy requirements, policy and job creation are the key drivers Solar thermal energy has been a particularly popular investment with several large projects on the...

IRENA not seeking additional funding, focusing on creating institutional structure

A clarification following the statement made by the Acting Interim Director General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Mr. Adnan Amin to Reuters,...

World Energy Congress roundtable in Abu Dhabi

Senior energy representatives from the global and regional energy sectors debate the “energy trilemma” and prospects for Daegu 2013 World Energy Council (WEC) Chairman Pierre...

Dubai Peak Load records an increase by 7%

Networks capacity and efficiency levels overcome total figures of 2011 Building on its expertise as a sustainable world-class utility to meet the growing demand of...

UN Secretary-General calls for action to achieve Sustainable Energy for All...

In his keynote address today to the World Future Energy Summit, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on governments, the private sector, and civil society

Arab and International Leaders Discuss the Water Crisis

Three weeks ahead of the annual conference of the Arab Forum for Environment and Development (AFED), taking place in Beirut on 4-5 November, more...

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...

Role of Carbon Capture Storage in tackling Global Carbon Emissions to...

BP Alternative Energy to lead the debate on the role of CCS in tackling Global Carbon Emissions at WFES BP Alternative Energy...

Zayed Future Energy Prize awards US$1.5m to wind energy leader Vestas

General H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, today presented...

Kuwait Signs $2.65 Billion Electricity Agreement to Boost Power Capacity and...

Kuwait Ministry of Electricity and Water Selects GE, Hyundai Heavy Industries to Build New Power Plant in Sabiya GE Energy yesterday announced that the Kuwait...

Bold Energy Reforms Needed across Major Emerging Economies

The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2015, launched today, ranks 125 countries on ability to deliver secure, affordable and sustainable energy Switzerland, Norway and...

Technology transforming potential of renewable energy

The potential for renewable energy to meet large-scale power requirements is clear and the necessary technology is being developed much faster than we think

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...

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...