The Mena region is in the early stages of its smart grid development but stands to realize strong benefits, including minimum savings of $300 million to $1 billion per year for Gulf countries, a report said.
Smart grid is an opportunity fo
Bahrain has announced plans to implement the first-of-its-kind solar smart grid in the Middle East region thus paving the way for future smart cities in Gulf.
Bahrain's National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) is implementing five megawat
A number of countries in the GCC are either in the planning stages for Smart Grids, the most radical phenomenon to impact the power industry globally, and this is expected to accelerate in the next five to seven years, said a report.
Rubenius, an alternative energy and smart grid enabler, has selected Dubai to establish its global operations offices and expand into promising worldwide markets.
Rubenius decided to locate in Dubai – a strategic location between Europe an
Leading energy experts outlined the importance of shared knowledge in creating their own ‘smart grids’ during a discussion at the Middle East Electricity 2011 Leaders’ Forum in Dubai.
Specifically, adapting conventional power grids to inte