07 Rabi' I 1445 - 22 September 2023
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ENOC Group reinforces commitment to protecting the environment through its sustainability initiatives
Environment & Energy | Thursday 24 August, 2023 2:06 am
In line with its vision to promote an inclusive green economy, ENOC Group, a leading integrated energy player, reiterated its commitment to protecting the environment by implementing a number of sustainability initiatives within its operations. From 2017 to 2022, cutting the cost of plastic bottles ...
COP28 affirms Arab role in tackling climate change: Expert
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 23 August, 2023 2:13 pm
Jamal Jaballah, Former Plenipotentiary Minister of the Arab League and Former Coordinator of the Arab Negotiating Group on Climate Change, said the UAE's hosting of COP28 is a source of honour for every Arab, as it is one of the world’s largest gatherings. In his statement to the Emirates...
Dubai’s successful water reclamation programme accelerates its green economy vision
Environment & Energy | Monday 21 August, 2023 11:46 am
Dubai's rise as one of the world's best cities to live and work has been underpinned by a sustainability strategy prioritising harmony with nature. At the core of this strategy is a commitment to optimising the use of the emirate's natural resources.An ambitious water reclamation programme,...
DoE sets up gas safety committee to oversee emirate-wide LPG system safety inspection
Environment & Energy | Monday 21 August, 2023 11:45 am
The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has taken a proactive stance in enhancing the safety of gas supplies and applications. In line with the recently announced safety inspection initiative for LPG gas systems in buildings across the Emirate, a dedicated Gas Safety Committee has been formed to...
Ministry of Mining issues 71 mining licenses in July
Environment & Energy | Thursday 17 August, 2023 9:58 am
The Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources issued 71 new mining licenses in July 2023, with exploration and building materials quarry licenses reaching 45 and 21, respectively, according to a report by the National Center for Industrial and Mining Information.   The number of...
Zayed Sustainability Prize’s Beyond2020 Initiative Secures Clean Water for 9,000 Rural Ethiopians
Environment & Energy | Thursday 17 August, 2023 12:56 am
Beyond2020, the UAE-driven humanitarian initiative launched by the Zayed Sustainability Prize and its partners, has improved access to safe drinking water for 9,000 people in the rural villages of Walessa, Holte, and Gato in Dirashe District, Ethiopia. Six shallow wells with solar...
Industry Ministry to tender 8 mining sites in Riyadh, Eastern Province
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 16 August, 2023 7:05 am
The Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources announced that it has allocated eigt mining complexes for bidding process in the Riyadh and Eastern Provinces, with the aim of stimulating investment in the mining sector.   The designated complexes include the Gunan, Al-Masnat, Al-Suman ...
ENOC Group empowers the youth towards a more sustainable future, concludes ENOC Youth Week
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 15 August, 2023 9:58 am
In recognition of International Youth Day, ENOC Group hosted its first ever ENOC Youth Week, a week-long event dedicated to empowering the Group’s dynamic young workforce who have been a key contributor to the energy sector and its future. Organised by the ENOC Youth Council, the first...
Energy Ministry licenses Durrah Company to transport dry gas
Environment & Energy | Sunday 13 August, 2023 10:00 am
Saudi Minister of Energy, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, approved Durrah Advanced Development Co.'s license to build, own and operate a pipeline to transport dry gas from Saudi Aramco's pipeline to the former's factory in Yanbu-based King Fahd Industrial Port, Umm Al-Qura newspaper reported on Aug....
Global oil demand hits record: IEA
Environment & Energy | Friday 11 August, 2023 1:25 pm
Global oil demand surged to a record backed by strong summer air travel, increased oil use in power generation and surging Chinese petrochemical activity strong summer air travel, increased oil use in power generation and surging Chinese petrochemical activity, the International Energy Agency said...