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ADDED & Schneider Electric to develop energy technology, improve efficiency
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 27 December, 2023 3:18 pm
The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) and Schneider Electric, a leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop the energy technology and improve efficiency in Abu Dhabi’s industrial...
NIDLP contributes 35% to non-oil GDP: Industry Minister
Environment & Energy | Monday 25 December, 2023 1:53 pm
Bandar Alkhorayef, Minister of Industry and Mineral Resources, said that the National Industrial Development and Logistics Program (NIDLP) contributes about 35% to the non-oil GDP and 90% to non-oil exports.   At the NIDLP's annual ceremony, Alkhorayef noted that the program accounts ...
                    ADDED and Siemens Energy to advance  sustainable industrial development
Environment & Energy | Monday 25 December, 2023 9:07 am
In a significant step towards advancing sustainability goals, the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), represented by Industrial Development Bureau (IDB), and Siemens Energy, a global leader in energy technology, have joined hands to further decarbonise Abu Dhabi’s booming...
Ministry of Energy launches platform to monitor petroleum products movement
Environment & Energy | Friday 22 December, 2023 2:08 am
The Ministry of Energy launched, during the Digital Government Forum 2023, a platform for monitoring the movement of petroleum products.   The platform will collect and analyze data on the movement of trucks transporting petroleum products. The data will be displayed at the...
ACWA Power signs agreement to develop green hydrogen project in Egypt worth more than $4 billion
Environment & Energy | Thursday 21 December, 2023 1:05 pm
Saudi-listed ACWA Power, the world’s largest private water desalination company, leader in energy transition and first mover into green hydrogen, has signed the framework agreement, following the MoU that was signed in 7th of December 2022 to outline the development of the first phase of the...
Saudi Arabia seeks to provide clean, sustainable energy at competitive price: Minister
Environment & Energy | Thursday 21 December, 2023 8:44 am
Minister of Energy Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said the ministry is committed to providing clean and sustainable energy at competitive prices to help the Kingdom become a center for modern technologies and industries.   On the sidelines of the Digital Government Forum, the minister...
 Industry and Academic Experts Shed Light on How Businesses Can Reduce Carbon Emissions and Boost Profitability
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 20 December, 2023 10:36 am
Arthur D. Little (ADL), a management consulting firm, has published the latest issue of AMPLIFY, an ADL-edited journal that brings academic experts and business leaders together to advance thinking in critical areas of business and technology. The Journey to...
NWC pumps desalinated water to four Hail centers to serve 1500 beneficiaries
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 19 December, 2023 1:06 pm
The National Water Company (NWC), represented by the Water Business Unit in Hail Region, has started pumping and distributing desalinated water to four centers -Tabah, Al-Makhoul, Al-Safraa, and Al-Wasaa- that are affiliated to the governorates of Al-Shanan and Al-Hayet....
Saudi Arabia targets 130 GW of renewables by 2030: Minister
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 19 December, 2023 8:32 am
Saudi Arabia aims to add 20 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy annually to reach 130 GW by 2030, said Minister of Energy, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman at Saudi Arabia Smart Grid Conference 2023, held in Riyadh.   The Kingdom is ready to export up to 150 GW of green electricity or...
Positive Zero to Drive Energy Transition in the GCC with BlackRock Investment
Environment & Energy | Monday 18 December, 2023 12:51 pm
At the close of COP28, Positive Zero, a decentralized decarbonization infrastructure business headquartered in the UAE, announced an agreement for a fund managed by BlackRock’s Diversified Infrastructure group to invest up to $400 million in the company. This investment will support Positive...