Dubai urged to double solar power target
10 May 2014

Dubai should double its existing target for the proportion of solar power in its energy mix, according to industry association Mesia.

The Emirate is currently aiming to meet 1% of its power demand with solar energy by 2020 and 5% by 2030.

But Vahid Fotuhi, president of the Middle East Solar Industry Association (Mesia), says Dubai should be far more ambitious and aim to hit 10% within 16 years.


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