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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.

Tabreed announces record results

National Central Cooling Company's 2008 Un-audited Preliminary Financial Results are its Strongest to Date National Central Cooling Company PJSC (TABREED), 'Tabreed' the Abu-Dhabi based...

UAE to chair OAPEC by 2010

The UAE will be a chair of the Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC) from 2010 in the framework of rotational presidency of the OAPEC...

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,...

8th Industrial Gas Conference to take place in Dubai

gasworld will be bringing the industrial gas community together to discuss debate and converse about current and future industry needs, and it’s not too late to be a part of it.

POWER-GEN Middle East 2010 Conference open for submissions

The Advisory Board of POWER-GEN Middle East – the leading conference & exhibition for the power generation, transmission & distribution and water industries in...

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...

Hamburg to be European Green Capital 2011

While Stockholm currently holds the title for 2010, the German port city of Hamburg has been awarded the title of “European Green Capital 2011”...

UAE Permanent Headquarter of IRENA

Today, during the historic first session of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), member nations officially confirmed the United Arab Emirates as the permanent...

More than 9,000 people attend first day of World Future Energy...

The first day of the World Future Energy Summit, that started on Monday January 18th, and hosted by Masdar, witnessed unprecedented attendance...

MENA’s renewable energy growth expected to power regional economies, cushion oil...

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) economic wellbeing is on a sustained recovery path thanks to a positive global outlook, rise in oil...

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

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,...

Boustead subsidiary awarded AED55mil contract for first new water recycling plant...

Salcon, a subsidiary of Boustead, a leading global specialist in water and wastewater engineering announced today it has been awarded a AED55 million...