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325 Scientists from 34 countries Apply for UAE’s Rain Enhancement Program
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 13 May, 2015 9:45 am
Following the close of its initial deadline for research pre-proposals on April 16, the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science has announced that it has received an overwhelming response from interested scientists around the world.In order to help arid and semi-arid countries increase...
Dow Chemical to showcase technologies implemented in key CSP solar projects
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 13 May, 2015 9:42 am
Dow Chemical (Dow) will once again be showcasing its range of proven world-class innovations and solutions serving the Middle East’s Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) industry, at the 7th edition of MENASOL. Taking place from 13-14 May 2015, in Dubai, UAE, Dow’s CSP solutions will be on display...
Saudi Power: 158 local and foreign exhibitors join show
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 12 May, 2015 1:22 pm
As many as 158 local and international exhibitors from 28 countries are taking part in Saudi Power 2015, which was opened by Deputy Minister For Water & Electricity Saleh bin Hussein Al-Awaji here on Monday. It is being held with the support of Minister of Water and Electricity Abdullah Al-Hussayen ...
Gulf Petrochem to launch first Indian focused real estate fund
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 1:13 am
• GP commits US$10 million as seed capital to Fund; aims to raise US$100 million• DIFC’s Exempt Fund tailored to provide professional and institutional investors with unique and tax efficient access to diversified portfolio of professionally managed ‘Grade A’ real estate assets in...
Zayed Future Energy Prize Participates in India’s Green Summit
Environment & Energy | Monday 27 April, 2015 12:40 am
Obtains Pledge of Support from Karnataka Energy MinisterThe Zayed Future Energy Prize outreach campaign gained momentum with participation in the Green Summit 2015, in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, between April 23-25.The prize participated in the Green Summit as part of a worldwide campaign to...
Masdar City Begins Construction on Residential Complex
Environment & Energy | Sunday 26 April, 2015 12:46 am
Masdar City, Abu Dhabi’s pioneering, sustainable city, announced construction has begun on a residential complex that advances the city’s aim to be a leading hub of innovation where people live, work, learn and play. Dr Ahmad Belhoul, CEO of Masdar, said: “The start of construction of this...
DEWA and Ministry of Foreign Affairs join hands to prepare future sustainability leaders
Environment & Energy | Saturday 25 April, 2015 12:37 am
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and HE Mohammed Mir Abdullah Al Raisi, Under-Secretary of the UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance and support the Carbon Ambassadors Programme, which was ...
Oil & Gas Minister of the Sultanate of Oman officially endorses Arabian Sea Summit
Environment & Energy | Thursday 23 April, 2015 10:44 am
The Omani Government has previously announced they aim to empower all aspects of the domestic chain including constructing a world-class refining complex, new field discoveries and EOR developments amongst others, as part of their petroleum strategy.Showing H.E's commitment to this strategy, the...
Masdar and Masdar Institute Launch UAE’s First Independent Solar Testing and R&D Hub
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 22 April, 2015 1:57 pm
The Masdar Solar Hub will serve as a platform to test solar energy systems and deliver new innovative technologies to marketAbu Dhabi, UAE, April 22, 2015 – Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s pioneering renewable energy company, and the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, today announced plans to...
UAE Delegation Advances Water Security Debate at 7th World Water Forum
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 21 April, 2015 9:25 pm
UAE delegation, organised by Masdar, concludes successful week of discussions with international community in Republic of Korea The UAE concluded its participation in the 7th World Water Forum alongside 30,000 international government leaders, industry experts and policy makers. The Forum, held in...