Saturday 18 January 2020

TechnipFMC on track for split into 2 firms in Q2

TechnipFMC has reaffirmed that its planned split into two companies, TechnipFMC and Technip Energies, is well on track for completion in the first half of 2020.   The company anticipates completing the transaction in the second quarter of 2020 and intends to hos


Masdar-BP initiative backs three start-ups

The Catalyst, a sustainability-focused accelerator supported by Masdar and BP, has announced three new companies for its second cycle of funding, training and mentorship.   The announcement was made at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020, the region’s large


Dewa making use of AI to drive efficiency

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has continued its efforts to support the Smart Dubai initiative to make Dubai the smartest and happiest city in the world.   Among its varied efforts, Dewa has embarked on an ambitious move to leverage AI technolo


ADPower launches new energy services company

Abu Dhabi Power Corporation (ADPower) has announced the launch of Abu Dhabi Energy Services Company (ADES).    The new company will form part of ADPower’s portfolio of companies working towards the transformation of Abu Dhabi’s water and electri


Egypt firm, Masdar set up renewable energy JV

Masdar, one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, and Infinity Energy, Egypt’s leading renewable energy developer, have agreed to establish a joint venture company, Infinity Power, to develop utility-scale and distributed solar energy and wind power projects in Egypt


Masdar to develop floating solar PV plant in Indonesia

UAE-based Masdar, one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) for its floating solar photovoltaic (PV) plant with Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), the state electricity company in Indonesia.   The 145-


Sustainability market 'is $9bn business opportunity'

The world’s latest innovations in sustainable tech – from highly efficient solar photovoltaic panels, to solutions that can convert humidity into water, and waste bins that can automatically sort recycling – are on show this week at the World Future Energy Summit, highlighti


Huawei showcases smart PV solution at WFES

Huawei, a global ICT solutions provider, is showcasing its smart photovoltaic (PV) solution for utility-scale and distributed PV plants at the ongoing World Future Energy Summit (WFES) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Huawei's innovative large-scale ground PV solu


GCC renewable energy market grows 9-fold

The GCC’s renewable energy market, which grew nine-fold to $11 billion from 2008 to 2016, is set to grow exponentially in the next few years, two key forums at the the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) in Abu Dhabi heard.   The Energy Expo & Forum and


Tabreed launches new energy services unit

The National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed), a leading  international district cooling developer based in the UAE, has establishes Tabreed Energy Services, a new entity consolidating its service businesses.   The unit will provide customers with an integ

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