UAE Lights Up World's Largest Solar Plant Before COP28
Explore the UAE's Net Zero 2050 goal with the 2-gigawatt Al Dhafra Solar Power Plant. This ambitious project is expected to displace 2.4 million tonnes of carbon emissions and provide enough electricity to power nearly 200,000 homes. Witness the incredible milestone achieved with Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the UAE's commitment to clean energy.
Nov 22, 2023 // Plants, Asia, UAE, PV Power Plant
UAE Harnesses Solar Power Before Climate Talks
Explore the UAE's groundbreaking Al Dhafra solar plant and its ambitious plans to reach "net zero" in carbon emissions by 2050. Be part of the COP28 climate talks to see how the UAE is making progress in tackling climate change.
Nov 17, 2023 // Plants, Asia, UAE, PV Power Plant
Trina Solar Unveils UAE Solar Base
Trina Solar announces major solar production base in the UAE, delivering 50,000 tons of high-purity silicon, 30 GW of silicon wafers, and 5 GW of battery modules across the solar industry chain. A low-carbon economy trend in the Middle East is set with the first solar wafer joint venture.
Oct 19, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Asia, Trina Solar, UAE
Masdar & Ethiopia: 500 MW Solar Partnership
Masdar is partnering with Ethiopia to bring 500 MW of solar power capacity to the country, part of the UAE's Etihad 7 program, in an effort to improve access to clean energy in Africa. Masdar is also investing in renewable energy projects in Angola, Uganda, and Zambia.
Aug 25, 2023 // Plants, Masdar, Asia, UAE, Ethiopia 7
UAE's $54B Renewable Push for Net Zero
UAE announces ambitious $54 billion investment in renewable energy sources such as hydrogen to achieve net zero emissions by 2050, in addition to appointing a new investment minister and establishing a financial stability council.
Jul 4, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, UAE
CleanMax refinances UAE roof solar portfolio with local bank
CleanMax, an Asian renewables programmer for commercial and also commercial (C&I) customers, has refinanced its roof solar portfolio in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), with a lasting credit facility from the National Bank of Fujairah (NBF).
Apr 10, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, UAE, CleanMax
UAE Plans $15 Billion Push for Low-Carbon Energy by 2030
State oil producer Adnoc earmarks spending on carbon capture Spending belongs to strategy to spend $150 billion on energy
Jan 6, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, UAE
UAE programmer closes on 1GW of wind, solar projects in Egypt
AMEA Power said both 500MW schemes represent a US$ 1.1 bn investment in the country's economy
Nov 30, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, Africa, Egypt, UAE, amea power, solar projects
UAE's KEZAD, TotalEnergies to explore distributed solar in Abu Dhabi
Emirati free zones operator Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi (KEZAD Group) said on Monday that it has signed an agreement with a TotalEnergies SE (EPA: TTE) unit to explore possibilities for the development of distributed solar remedies across KEZAD's commercial environment.
Nov 21, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, UAE, Abu Dhabi, TotalEnergies, KEZAD
UAE's Khazna to power Abu Dhabi data centre with 7-MWp solar plant
A joint venture of renewables programmer Masdar and also French utility EDF (EPA: EDF) has actually been awarded a project to establish a 7-MWp ground-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) plant to power a new data centre of UAE-based provider Khazna in Abu Dhabi.
Oct 19, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, UAE, PV Power Plant, Khazna
UAE Obtains its Initial Solar-Powered Car
Prior to getting on sale officially following year, the globe's very first solar automobile that awaits manufacturing has landed in the United Arab Emirates. The Lightyear 0 will work on solar energy, and its makers assert that driving it for months at once without recharging is possible.
Oct 19, 2022 // Transport, Asia, UAE
Dubai to green Jumeirah Lakes Towers district with 6.3 MW of solar carports
UAE's biggest free-trade zone Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) and also a device of Dubai Electricity as well as Water Authority (DEWA) have accepted provide 6.3 MW of solar car shades across the Jumeirah Lakes Towers community to support its decarbonisation.
Oct 14, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Transport, Dewa, solar car, Asia, UAE, DMCC
UAE's W Solar plans to add 2 GW of solar in Libya
W Solar Investment, a subsidiary of UAE-based Alpha Dhabi Holding, is preparing to construct solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) plants in Libya as part of a partnership with the state-owned General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL), targeting the release of 2 GW of solar capacity in the long-term.
Jun 27, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, Africa, UAE, PV Power Plant, Libya, W Solar
UAE Invites Companies to Bid for 40% Stake in 1.5 GW Solar Plant
Project part of Abu Dhabi's attempt to get to net zero by 2050 Oil-rich Persian Gulf state aims for 20 GW of solar by 2020
May 10, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, UAE, PV Power Plant
Nestle Pure Life to power Dubai manufacturing facility with solar energy
UAE-based solar developer Yellow Door Energy has actually taken into operation a solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) system at the factory of mineral water company Nestle Pure Life in Dubai that will create 2,400 MWh of clean electrical power yearly and fulfill 80% of the facility's energy usage.
Apr 15, 2022 // Plants, Asia, UAE, Yellow Door Energy, Nestle Pure