‘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

Solar megaproject ‘to put UAE among world’s renewable leaders’

GlobalData says the 2GW facility would be the biggest single-site solar farm in the world

CCUS ‘crucial to driving global decarbonisation agenda’

The head of the Organising Committee of the World Energy Congress believes the utilisation of carbon is an area that needs development

UAE and Italy ink sustainable development agreement

They have agreed to work together in the fields of climate action and environmental sustainability

United Arab Emirates invests $750m in UN clean energy

It will use the money to help develop alternative energy sources