Monday 25 January 2021

SWCC invites RFPs for Ras Al Khair plant privatisation

Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) has announced that the request for proposals has been issued to all the seven prequalified bidders to participate in the potential privatisation of Ras Al Khair integrated desalination and power plant.    Announcin


Irena members back global forum on energy transition

The International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) said its members have overwhelmingly approved the establishment of a new, vision-building global high-level forum on energy transition, using its knowledge and convening powers to centre-stage energy transitions at the heart of an effective po


New JV to develop UAE’s first solar landfill project

Emirates Waste to Energy Company, a joint venture between Bee’ah and Masdar, will undertake a pioneering project to develop Bee’ah’s landfill into a solar farm, the first of its kind in the UAE.   The agreement was announced jointly by Khaled A


Masdar ties up with Chinese engineering group on renewable energy projects

Masdar, one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, and China Gezhouba Group International Engineering Company (CGGC INTL), have signed an agreement to explore potential areas of collaboration on renewable energy projects worldwide.   The MoU wa


ADFD's 2020 allocations for clean-energy projects hit $169m

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, one of the UAE’s leading financial entities, continued to advance its sustainable development agenda within the country and abroad through clean-energy initiatives, in 2020 with its total project allocations surging to AED622 million ($169 million).


ADFD allocates $170m for green energy projects

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) is continuing to advance its sustainable development agenda within the country and abroad through clean-energy initiatives, with allocations worth AED622 million ($170 million). The fund completed five renewable energy projects worth AED117.3


Empower's 2020 net profit hits $245m, revenue up 3.4pc

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) has reported a net profit of AED901 million ($245.2 million) for 2020, registering an increase of 3.4 per cent over the previous year.    Announcing the 220 results, Empower said its revenue too surged


Masdar doubles clean energy capacity over 2 years

Masdar, a leader in renewable energy and a subsidiary of Mubadala Development, said in its 2020 Annual Sustainability Report that it has more than doubled its clean energy capacity over two years to generate enough electricity to power over four million homes. The capacity of the


UAE energy strategy seeks to cut carbon footprint: Minister

The UAE seeks to reduce its carbon footprint through the implementation of the Energy Strategy 2050, which aims to reduce carbon dioxide in the country by 70 percent, said Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure.   The world aspires


Methane emissions fall 10% over oil output cut: IEA

Methane emissions from the global oil and gas industry fell by an estimated 10% in 2020 as producers slashed output in response to the historic shock of the Covid-19 crisis, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said. It also warned that these emissions could rebound strongly wit

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