19 Jul 2013
Advanced plastic cooling towers help ensure reliability of solar-powered cooling project and water treatment plant in Middle East.   The advantages of using HDPE-based (high-density polyethylene)...
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18 Jul 2013
DUBAI // While Abhinav Das’s classmates were letting their imaginations run wild for a school project, he knuckled down to solve a conundrum: why doesn’t the UAE make more use of solar power? &nbs...
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06 Jul 2013
As Ramadan approaches, there is a unique trend that is about to engulf the entire Middle East – a rise in food consumption. In the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, there is a second trend that is equall...
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05 Jul 2013
Abu Dhabi made history when it launched the world’s largest CSP plant, Shams 1, in March 2013. With Dubai’s 1 GW solar park now underway, how open will the market be to international CSP players, ...
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04 Jul 2013
At a recent function in Dubai, I found myself chatting with a witty banker from the UK. When he found out I work in the solar industry, his first comment was “well, there is certainly no shortage of...
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03 Jul 2013
Dubai’s new airport concourse is to be among a handful in the world to use solar power with a rooftop array. It will be capable of meeting 1.8 per cent of power demand once it comes online. &nb...
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01 Jul 2013
There are some basic truths that give the countries in the Middle East a powerful edge in the race to the top in the world of solar energy. The most obvious is that arid climatic conditions mean there...
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26 Jun 2013
Outreach scheme allows 15 teenagers to tour the new system in Fahidi market that converts sunlight into electricity, and an energy-saving hot-water project A group of students are among the first peop...
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25 Jun 2013
Activ Solar GmbH, the largest solar developer in Ukraine, is seeking to tap Islamic financing to expand into renewable energy markets in the Middle East. Solar plants’ predictable and steady revenue...
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24 Jun 2013
ABU DHABI // A global renewable energy body has released a report claiming that the clean energy sector in the Middle East and North Africa will grow 60-fold by 2030. The findings were presented at a ...
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