01 Sep 2018
Rooftop solar is growing quickly in the UAE, writes Kanav Duggal from the Middle East Solar Industry Association The UAE as a whole plans to have 44 per cent of its electricity generated from clean sources by 2050. Similarly, Dubai’s Clean Energy Strategy in particular aims to have 75 per cent of the emirate’s energy generated from clean sources by the same deadline.  Read more....
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01 Sep 2018
Wim Alen, general secretary of the Middle East Solar Industry Association, agreed that the best market strategy is that customers will eventually have low electricity prices. This has “changed the perception of policymakers and industry leaders,” he said. Read more....
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01 Sep 2018
Gurmeet Kaur, Marketing and Communication Director of MESIA has proudly represented the Association and delivered keynote speech about CSP outlook in the region. In general, CSP Focus MENA 2018 provided one of  the most powerful and effective platform for all industry players from the sector. Held during June 27-28 in Marrakech, CSP Focus MENA 2018 welcomed 200 CSP and solar thermal thought l...
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26 Jun 2018
During the meeting, the two parties also discussed the preparation of specialised programmes to qualify future leaders in the industry and provide support and guidance to them in order to expand the use of solar energy.Dr. Al Leem said the authority is working under the directives of Sheikh Sultan to provide excellent services to the citizens and residents of Sharjah. Read more....
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26 Jun 2018
Recent reports are rife with the increasing number of solar projects in Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria. Besides, each country is competing with the other to build the biggest solar park in the world. Technical Review Middle East spoke with Gurmeet Kaur, Marketing & communication Director at Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA), to understand if the countries have the suppor...
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26 Jun 2018
Recent reports are rife with the increasing number of solar projects in Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria. Besides, each country is competing with the other to build the biggest solar park in the world. Technical Review Middle East speaks with Gurmeet Kaur, Marketing & Communication Director at Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA), to understand if the countries have the support to...
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17 May 2018
“Over the course of 2018 there will be further innovations in energy and storage technologies along with new regulatory frameworks to boost the solar industry,” stated Gurmeet Kaur, Marketing and Communications Manager at Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA). Read more....
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08 May 2018
The sector in the MENA region is still in its nascent stages. Recently, much attention has been paid to large, utility scale power plants and rooftop solar projects, but this new report from the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA) explores the use of BiPV and how the technology can potentially help countries in the region achieve their decarbonisation targets. Read more....
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08 May 2018
The SNEC PV Power Expo is arguably one of, if not the, largest solar exhibitions in the world. Located in the bustling metropolis of Shanghai, the expo covers almost 200,000 sqm spread across 17 halls. This year’s exhibition housed close to 2,000 exhibitors, 40% of which were from countries outside China. Alongside the exhibition, the conference portion of the expo took place , during which indu...
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08 May 2018
With an attendance of more than 160 local and international delegates and 28 speakers, this event was a great success! The defined plans and well-visited forum was a clear evidence that the development of a solar energy market in KSA is on the right track. Co-organised with Joint Forces for Solar, the Solar Industry Briefing and Networking Business Meeting and 8th Business Development Forum last w...
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