01 Jun 2017
Easing the approval requirements for the installation of rooftop solar panels is the first step towards Dubai achieving its goal of solar panels on every rooftop by 2030. As The National reported yes...
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01 Jun 2017
Global energy markets have been in flux for the past decade. Prices of solar and wind power are at record lows, natural gas is trading well below its historical average and oil prices are a fraction o...
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30 May 2017
Tunisia’s Ministry of Energy, Mines and Renewable Energies has launched a tender for the deployment of 210 MW of renewable energy power.   Through the tender, the ministry aims to allocate 70 ...
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30 May 2017
The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO), of the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources (MEIM) in Saudi Arabia, hosted representatives of pre-qualified companies for a bidde...
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30 May 2017
Riyadh-based power and water company ACWA Power expects to double its $35 billion asset base within the next three years, mainly by taking over soon-to-be privatised Saudi utilities, its CEO has said....
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30 May 2017
Canadian Solar Inc, (MESIA member) one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced it has been selected as the sole module supplier to provide 268 MW of double-glass Dymond mo...
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30 May 2017
Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a leading global utility-scale solar developer, has celebrated the symbolic laying act of the Foundation Stone of the solar PV plants Mafraq I and Mafraq II. The ce...
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27 May 2017
Dubai Carbon has announced signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Innogy International Middle East to develop and implement rooftop photovoltaic (PV) opportunities under the Shams Dubai init...
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21 May 2017
Job growth in renewables slowed globally last year, but Middle East companies are ramping up their search for workers as new projects are developed.   Employment, excluding hydropower, increased ...
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17 May 2017
Today the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, switched on a newly built solar plant in Jordan’s Azraq refugee camp. The solar plant, which cost €8.75 million, has been entirely funded by the IKEA Foundatio...
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