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Costa Rica president to focus on sustainable development

Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solis will discuss the future of sustainable development and reflect on his nation’s success in adopting renewable energy during a presidential address at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2017.

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Coal demand growth to stall as appetite wanes

Growth in global coal demand will stall over the next five years as the appetite for the fuel wanes and other energy sources gain ground, according to the latest coal forecast from

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Acwa Power launches new clean energy firm

Acwa Power, a leading developer, investor, and operator of a portfolio of power generation and desalinated water production plants, is set to launch a new company that will group its existing renewable energy portfolio and act as a platform to c

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Sheikh Mohammed tours Irena facilities

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai visited the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) facilities in Abu Dhabi yesterday (August1). He was rece

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Shell CEO warns renewables shift could spell end if too swift

Royal Dutch Shell cannot switch too quickly to producing renewable energy without risking its dividend payments and even its very existence, the oil and gas group's chief executive warned.   Major investors,

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Mena renewable investment 'will continue'

Despite low oil prices, the trend towards lower-cost renewable energy will continue in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region as business confidence grows in the sector’s potential, an expert has said. Participating in the

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ADSW to focus on business potential of renewables

Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) will see global policy and business leaders convene in the capital of the UAE from January 16 to take the next steps in identifying and implementing solutions to the world’s most pressing sustainable

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$10bn investment opportunity in Egypt’s renewables sector

Egypt’s renewables energy sector presents a potential opportunity of more than $10 billion for private sector financing over the next five years, according to experts. As Egypt’s installed power capacity is set to near

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Oil nations step up focus on renewables

As the oil price further deteriorates, major oil-producing countries are increasingly looking to the future and to sustainability, a report said. Recently, Bloomberg forecast that two-thirds of the $12.2 trillion global investment

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Seychelles unveils green energy tie-up with Masdar

Seychelles has launched a renewable energy initiative in collaboration with the UAE’s Masdar Company to establish new wind and solar energy projects to secure future domestic needs of the country. Seychelles President James

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