Tuesday 30 May 2017

Muscat Gases to sell stake in unit to Air Products

Oman’s Muscat Gases Company (MGC) has signed a conditional agreement with Air Products Leasing BV, a wholly owned subsidiary of US-based Air Products & Chemicals, to sell a majority stake in its industrial gases business to Air Products. A filing at the Muscat Securitie


Oman to kick off large-scale wind farm in 2020

Oman’s first large-scale commercial wind-based renewable energy project will begin operations in 2020, a report said. “The project has been tendered, but is currently on hold and awaiting approval. The wind farm, which is expected to be comprised of around 25 wind tur


Egypt’s El Dabaa NPP to install latest reactors

Rosatom, the atomic energy corporation in Russia, has reported that the Middle East region’s first VVER-1200 reactors will be installed at Egypt’s El Dabaa NPP, which will feature four units of the type with a total gross power output of 4,800 MW. The project, the fin


Add Energy wins BP’s West Nile Delta contract

Add Energy, a global energy consultancy, has been awarded a maintenance build contract worth more than £1.4 million ($1.8 million) with BP for work on West Nile Delta (WND), a development located just off the north coast of Egypt. The contract will see Add Energy carry out


Tender for Iran's key oilfield 'within days'

A tender to develop the Azadegan oilfield in the southwestern province of Khouzestan in Iran will be held 'within days', reported Press TV, citing a top government official.   The much-awaited tender over the lucrative Azadegan oil field, which is believed t


Oman Oil inks cooperation deal with Eni

Oman Oil Company (OOC), the Sultanate’s investment arm in the energy related sectors, and Italian energy company Eni have finalised a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore cooperation opportunities in the oil and gas sector. The agreement was reached in Milan, Italy


Oman likely to sell Manah power project

Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) is expected to begin the process for the sale of Manah Independent Power Project (IPP), the Sultanate’s the first privately procured power plant, before the end of the year, a report said. The 264-megawatt (MW) plant, owned an


Suqia, Dewa partner for water desal project

UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia) has partnered with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) to develop a reverse osmosis water desalination plant at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai, UAE. The project, which reflects Suqia’s efforts in research and


Empower's 8-step summer campiagn gets solid response

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) said its ‘8 Step Educational Summer Campaign’ to promote energy efficiency in the hot season has received an overwhelming response from customers. The campaign, which is wrapping up soon, focuses on raising awaren


Honeywell joins top firms in delivering preferable refrigerants

Global technology leader Honeywell today announced that it is collaborating with Integrated Industrial Gases (IIG), Trane and Ashrae to deliver environmentally preferable refrigerant solutions to Saudi Arabia. These organisations are experts in the refrigerants industry: IIG is t

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