DEWA Innovation Centre and 800MW 3rd phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park inaugurated

DEWA Innovation Centre and 800MW 3rd phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park inaugurated

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA’s) Innovation Centre and the 800MW third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the largest single-site solar park in the world. The solar park has a planned capacity of 5,000MW by 2030, with investments up to AED50 billion. HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum was briefed by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO…

His Excellency Dr Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi Highlights Urgency of Green Recovery to Drive Global Climate Action

Dubai-UAE: 25 November, 2020 – In a meeting with Sir Laurie Bristow, the UK government’s Regional Ambassador for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) to the Middle East, North Africa, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and China, His Excellency Dr Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, emphasized the importance of green recovery post-COVID-19. He noted that ensuring the environmental friendliness of economic recovery plans will help the world overcome the economic slowdown caused by the pandemic while protecting the environment and sustaining natural resources. At the meeting,…

Yellow Door Energy launches massive solar carport  and rooftop solar plant for Al Nabooda Automobiles

Yellow Door Energy launches massive solar carport

The completed solar carport at Al Nabooda Automobiles, Body & Paint Shop and Test Facility in Dubai Industrial City Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: Yellow Door Energy, a UAE-based sustainable energy provider for businesses, has successfully commissioned a 3.1 megawatt-peak (MWp) solar carport and rooftop solar plant for Al Nabooda Automobiles L.L.C. Located in Dubai Industrial City, the solar carport and rooftop solar plant are expected to generate 4,620 megawatt-hours (MWh) of clean energy in the first year of operation, equivalent to reducing 2,000 tonnes of carbon emissions per…

GO FOR A GREEN RAMADAN THIS HOLY MONTH

Ramadan is known as a time of moderation, however, every year there is an increasing concern surrounding global food wastage and other environmental issues, such as the over-use of plastic, carbon footprint growth and a significant rise in household waste. With the UAE being one of the top nations for per capita waste generation in the world, environmental protection is considered one of the main objectives of the UAE’s developmental policies. According to Dubai Carbon, on average a person generates around 2.7kg of waste per day and during the month…

Siemens completes its first solar project in Pakistan

Siemenshas completed the supply of equipment and services for a major substation that will help in supplying low-cost electricity to Karachi, Pakistan. Siemens completed the grid connection for Gharo Solar Ltd.’s 50-megawatt solar plant in the Thatta district in Pakistan’s Sindh Province through a 132 kilovolt (kV) grid station. Clean energy from the plant will feed into K-Electric’s power grid. This was the first contract that Siemens has completed for a solar power plant in Pakistan. The grid station is equipped with digital technology that enhances controllability and reliability, while…