US, UAE and Israel to develop joint energy strategy

They have agreed to develop an energy partnership that drives innovation and prosperity and that they claim ‘will help solve the energy challenges facing the Palestinians’

‘First nuclear power station in the Arab world’ starts supplying power to UAE grid

When fully operational the nuclear station is forecast to supply up to 25% of UAE’s energy needs

UAE switches on the ‘first nuclear power station of the Arab world’

This is the first out of four nuclear reactors, which once operational are estimated to produce 25% of national demand

The heat is on! Abu Dhabi builds ‘world’s largest’ solar plant

CO2 emissions will be cut by 2.4 million tonnes annually, the same as removing 470,000 cars from the road

‘World’s largest concentrated solar plant’ progresses despite Covid-19

The $4.4 billion project is expected to increase the share of Dubai’s clean energy to 25% by 2030, allowing a saving of 1.6 million tonnes of carbon dioxide

Abu Dhabi replaces 4,184 streetlights with LED lights

The $3m project is expected to contribute to more than 80% savings in annual energy consumption

North Dakotan Senator calls for embargo on Russia and OPEC oil

Riyadh, Moscow and Abu Dhabi have vowed to boost oil production as of 1st April, when the current OPEC agreement to curb oil production expires

Etihad Airways schedules net zero target for 2050

The national airline of the United Arab Emirates has also set an interim goal of halving of its 2019 net emission levels by 2035

UAE to build new 500MW solar plant

The nation’s Federal Electricity and Water Authority has invited expressions of interest for the development of the photovoltaic clean power plant in Umm Al Quwain

US and UAE exchange views on using AI in the energy industry

They discussed using AI on improving grid resilience, increasing energy exploration and environmental sustainability