MESIA organizes high-level workshop with DEWA

  • Date: March 03, 2014
  • Location: DEWA Headquarter, Dubai
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As part of its long-term commitment to DEWA and the growth of solar in Dubai, MESIA organized a workshop between MESIA Founding/Partner members and DEWA officials headed by Mr. Waleed Salam, Executive Vice President, Strategy & Business Development. Mr. Salman provided an overview of Dubai’s solar strategy and touched on the various initiatives that are in the pipeline, notably the Innovation Centre, Solar Test Facility, solar Free Zone district as well as the 100MW solar IPP. The government of Dubai has committed to deploying 1,000MW of solar power by 2032, with Phase 2 of the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Solar Park expected to be unveiled imminently.