Friday 19 January 2018

Al Babtain to set up wind power plant in KAEC

King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) has signed a contract with the International Wind Power Company, a subsidiary of Al Babtain Power & Telecom, a leader in renewable energy and telecomm sectors to build Saudi Arabia’s first commercial wind farm. Under the terms of the c


44 rooftop PV solar systems in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi has issued six new licences to produce electricity using solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on the rooftops of buildings, bringing the total of such projects to 44 in the UAE capital, a media report said. The six new self-regulatory licences have a total capacity of more th


Masdar in deal to develop major wind power project in Egypt

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) has signed a collaboration agreement to deliver a wind power portfolio of more than 800 megawatts (MW) in Egypt alongside Elsewedy Electric and Marubeni Corporation.    The signing took place in the presence of Wael


Masdar, Cepsa partner for renewable energy

Cepsa, a global energy company, and Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to explore renewable energy project collaboration, especially wind and solar.  Cepsa and Masdar aim to expand their international presence


Oman seeks consultants for first waste-to-energy project

Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) has floated a tender seeking bids from consultancy firms to provide a techno-economic feasibility study for building the country’s first waste-to-energy (WTE) project, said a report. The project, which is aimed at boosting the


TGT announces Mideast well diagnostics breakthrough

TGT Oilfield Services, a market leader in through-barrier diagnostic systems, has announced the successful validation of its electromagnetic EmPulse well inspection system in high chromium tubulars.    In three Middle East deployments – one an operato


Solar Alliance signs $5bn financing deal

The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) hosted the first-ever gathering of the International Solar Alliance (ISA), when it discussed the body’s aim of raising $1 trillion in global solar investments by 2030.    On the sidelines of the event in Abu Dhabi


SEC signs EV project with 3 Japanese firms

The Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) has signed a cooperation agreement with three Japanese firms to implement an electric car pilot project in the kingdom. The project aims to evaluate and develop such trend in line of the company strategy of reducing dependency on oil and boosti


GCC needs $131bn in power spend over 5 years: study

The GCC needs $131 billion worth of investment in electricity generation, transmission and distribution over the next five years to cope with increasing demand from growing populations, expanding economies and climatic changes, a report said. The GCC’s current power-generat


Masdar, Bee’ah win funding for Sharjah WTE project

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company Masdar and leading environmental management company Bee’ah said they have secured financing commitments for their flagship multi-fuel waste-to-energy (WTE) project to be set up in Sharjah. The duo also announced the finalisation of the design

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