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Campaign to reduce energy and water consumption

In line with its efforts to participate in initiatives related to preserving the UAE environment and natural wealth and projects pertaining to the confrontation...

60 countries file nominations for Zayed Future Energy Prize

More than 350 nominations from over 60 countries have been received for the Zayed Future Energy Prize awarded by the United Arab Emirates (UAE),...

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).

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...

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...

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...

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...

International Year of Sustainable Energy to be launched at World Future...

His Excellency Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, will return to the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2012 to launch the International Year of Sustainable Energy for All.

World Energy Council launches “Tomorrow’s Energy Prize”

US$60,000 to be awarded to the best papers in six categories Leading experts invited to submit on future of energy The World Energy Council today officially...

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...

GE Highlights Commitment to Sustainable Energy Technologies at World Future Energy...

GE to Showcase Broad Array of Renewable and Alternative Infrastructure Technologies Supporting Sustainable Development As part of its global and regional commitment to meet...

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

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

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...

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.

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...

Swedish Secretary of State for Energy confirms participation in World Future...

Ola Alterå, Secretary of State for Energy, Sweden, has confirmed his participation in the upcoming World Future Energy Summit. The Swedish Secretary...

Grants by ExxonMobil and the ExxonMobil Foundation Spur Economic Advancement of...

The $6 million grants will focus on advancing economic progress and opportunity for women around the world. Since 2005, ExxonMobil and the ExxonMobil Foundation have...

A Brighter Future for Solar?

It's not just oil and gas that the Gulf has in abundance. It also has another valuable resource - the Sun. But...