• Dubai Al Maktoum Solar Park Phase IV work 30pc completed

    950MW CAPACITY
    Over 30 per cent of the work has been completed on Phase Four of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the world's largest single-site IPP park being built Dubai at a cost of Dh50 billion ($13.6 billion). Once ready, it will generate 950MW power.

  • Enec inks co-op agreement with French group Andra


    The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has signed an agreement with the French National Radioactive Waste Management Agency (Andra) on the sidelines of the 63rd annual regular session of the IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Austria.

  • Emerson launches E&P software suite for energy sector


    Emerson, a global engineering and technology company, has launched its entire exploration and production (E&P) software suite to help energy firms take advantage of digital technologies to optimise production in new reservoirs.

  • Clean solar energy projects 'to drive Dubai growth'


    Dubai is developing an integrated programme to build a comprehensive system that allows a tenth of its citizens’ homes to be self-sufficient in terms of water and energy, mainly with the help of clean solar projects, said a top official.

  • Renewable power additions to hit double-digit growth in 2019


    The global capacity additions of renewable power in 2019 is set to grow by 12 per cent, the fastest pace since 2015, to reach almost 200 GW, mainly driven by solar PV and wind energy, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).

  • QP issues EPC tender for North Field expansion


    Qatar Petroleum (QP) has issued “Invitation to Tender” packages for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of additional liquid products storage and loading facilities and mono-ethylene glycol storage and distribution facilities.

  • VHO's India Hyperloop project to create 1.8m new jobs, $38bn revenue


    As India moves to create the world's first hyperloop, Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO) said the mega project will create 1.8 million direct and indirect jobs in the region with the creation of a hyperloop route besides $36 billion in socio-economic benefits.

  • 5G smart poles to light up future cities, says Finnish expert


    In cities of the future, smart light poles will replace ordinary ones, thus laying the foundations for a fast and efficient 5G network, said VTT, a part of the Smart Nuclear Energy Solutions team at Finland’s pavilion during the Expo 2020 Dubai.

  • KPC to lead global refinery CDU capacity additions by 2023


    Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) is likely to spearhead global refinery crude distillation unit capacity additions over the next four years, contributing around 5 per cent to global CDU capacity growth by 2023, according to a report.

  • Saudi Alhokair unit plans to build mall in Egypt


    Saudi group Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair said its real estate investment arm Marakez is set to build a new shopping mall in Salam City on the Cairo-Ismailia road at an investment of E250 million ($15 million).

  • DFMC showcases exclusive mattresses at Hotel Show


    Dubai Furniture Manufacturing Company (DFMC), a market leader in the premium mattress segment in the Middle East, is showcasing its exclusive range of eco and ergonomical mattresses at The Hotel Show in Dubai.

  • Drydocks World attains accreditation to certify lifting gears


    Drydocks World, a service provider to the marine, offshore, oil, gas and renewable energy sectors, has been authorised by Emirates International Accreditation Centre (EIAC) to conduct inspections to certify lifting equipment and gears.

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Dubai Al Maktoum Solar Park Phase IV work 30pc completed

Over 30 per cent of the work has been completed on Phase Four of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the world's largest single-site IPP park being built Dubai at a cost of Dh50 billion ($13.6 billion). Once ready, it will generate 950MW power....



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