World’s largest independent solar power plant to rise in Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates capital will soon become the proud home of the world’s biggest independent solar power plant reported to be worth 11.75 billion dirhams. The solar plant which is set to be constructed in Suweihan, Abu Dhabi was presented during a ceremony which took place this May under the…

UAE to pay more attention from gas to solar in 5 years, IEA predicts

A huge number of homes in the United Arab Emirates could be fueled by renewable energy throughout the following five years as the nation directs away from power plants essentially directed by natural gas, as indicated by the International Energy Agency (IEA). The IEA recently released its medium-term report about…

Work begins for DP World on solar project

Shipping terminal operator DP World has begun development of the biggest solar rooftop distribution project in the Middle East with 88,000 roof solar panel boards installed on its facilities in Dubai. The company has designated Phanes Group’s solar rooftop specialist Green Energy Tomorrow, to bring the sun powered boards on…

350MW solar power plant in Sweihan receives record low bids

Abu Dhabi could grow its Sweihan solar venture to well more than 1 gigawatts after record low offers were submitted on Monday. The procurement arm of Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority’s got six offers for the forthcoming 350 megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Sweihan, with an offer from…

DEWA grants Advisory Service Contract for Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park’s 200MW CSP Power Plant

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA)has granted the agreement for Independent Power Producer (IPP) Advisory Services for the 200 megawatts Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Plant to a consortium being led by KPMG Lower Gulf Limited (Financial), with Ashurt (Legal) and Mott MacDonald (Technical). This is one of DEWA’s endeavors to…