UAE

DEWA introduces risk management standard for utilities

DEWA worked with the British Standards Institution to develop the AS 60518:2020 standard, an enterprise risk and resilience management standard for utilities.

UAE successfully launches Unit 1 of Barakah nuclear energy plant

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation announced that its operating and maintenance subsidiary, Nawah Energy Company has successfully launched Unit 1 of the Barakah nuclear energy plant.
Desalination plant

Desalination plant achieves financial closure in UAE

A consortium along with the Federal Electricity & Water Authority, have achieved the financial closure for the 150 MIGD Umm Al Quwain Independent Water Project (IWP) in the UAE.
DEWA

DEWA tops World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report

DEWA achieved 100% in all of the Getting Electricity indicators in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report.

IRENA Director-General to work tirelessly for energy transition

The new IRENA Director-General has pledged to work tirelessly with all stakeholders to support the transition to a sustainable energy future.
Renewables

Renewable energy can create 220,000 new jobs in GCC countries

Renewable energy is the most competitive form of power generation in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, according to a new report published by the International Renewable Energy Agency.
nuclear technology

International nuclear aspirations for KEPCO intact

KEPCO's business model centres on providing electricity in the domestic market and its overseas business has been an additional source of profit.

China’s Silk Road Fund to acquire 24.01% equity interest in DEWA...

ACWA Power has announced that China’s Silk Road Fund will acquire a 24.01% equity interest in the 700MW DEWA Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in...

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