February 26th, 2019 | by Saurabh
In the coming few months, the Abu Dhabi will again become the center of attention as it will likely receive another record-low tariff bid for a recently issued expression of interest (EoI) for mega solar power project.
March 22nd, 2017 | by Saurabh
The Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority is set to close a funding deal for the cheapest solar power project next month.
April 9th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
Continuing my return to Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week*, here’s another video I’ve been stingily holding on to. Basically, folks from Masdar Institute, [&hellip
January 18th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
I got the chance today to visit (for the second time) Abu Dhabi’s Shams 1 concentrating solar power (CSP) plant, [&hellip
November 15th, 2013 | by Nicholas Brown
Abu Dhabi’s electricity regulator is aiming to obtain 7% of the city’s electricity from renewable power sources, and it hopes [&hellip
March 22nd, 2013 | by Andrew
Yes, oil and natural gas are still king in the Middle East-Africa region, but solar energy is on the rise across the region, as governments, private sector businesses and international organizations are laying the foundation for industry development and sustainable growth, developments that could yield tremendous benefits socially and environmentally
January 18th, 2013 | by Andrew
Yes, remarkable but true, and a sign of the fast changing times: the International Renewable Energy Agency will establish its global HQ in the United Arab Emirates
January 30th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Some more top cleantech stories from around, to kick off the week
January 17th, 2012 | by Andrew
Developer of an innovative distributed solar energy-smart grid system, New Jersey's Petra Solar has struck up an alliance with Abu Dhabi solar energy project developer Enviromena Power Systems to develop integrated solar energy-smart grid systems across the Middle East-North Africa (MENA) region.The announcement was made in Abu Dhabi, where renewable energy industry participants from around the globe are gathered for this week's World Future Energy Summit
January 11th, 2012 | by Andrew
Arabian Gulf Coast countries are beginning to get more serious about investing in clean, renewable energy. The United Arab Emirates' state of Dubai is investing more than $3 billion dollars to build a solar photovoltaic (PV) and concentrated solar power (CSP) plant with a 1-gigawatt planned capacity. An initial 10 megawatts is scheduled to come on-line by the end of 2013.