Abu Dhabi

GWEC Elected Girish Tanti Vice-Chair Of Board At Abu Dhabi

Girish Tanti, Vice Chairman of the Suzlon Group, has been elected Vice-Chair of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) at the annual board meeting, held in Abu Dhabi this year. With nearly 30 years of global renewables business experience, he has lived and worked across Europe, USA and Asia. As co-founder of Suzlon, he incubated […]

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Abu Dhabi Seeks RFP For 1.5 GW Solar Project

Abu Dhabi’s Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) has issued a request for proposals (RFPs) for a 1.5GW solar PV plant in Abu Dhabi. Abu Dhabi follows a model where RFP’s are offered to firms from a closed pool of previously accepted developers that had bid for the Khazna project in September last year. The […]

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Brooge Energy, Siemens Energy Partner For Solar & Green Hydrogen in UAE

Cayman Islands-based infrastructure provider Brooge Energy Ltd has announced a partnership through the company’s subsidiary Brooge Renewable Energy with Siemens Energy to build a solar PV farm to supply the Green Hydrogen and Green Ammonia project of Brooge Renewable Energy in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The announcement was made at the World Government Summit 2023 in […]

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Mubadala, ENGIE To Ease EV charging in Abu Dhabi, Middle East

Mubadala Investment Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with French energy major ENGIE for the development of a digital platform to enable charging electric vehicles in Abu Dhabi and the Middle East region. ENGIE is a global leader in energy business. The MoU entails that Mubadala and ENGIE will look to develop a […]

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Abu Dhabi’s Masdar Signs Green H2 Deals with Engie, TotalEnergies

Abu Dhabi renewable energy group Masdar has signed a deal to develop a green hydrogen production plant in the United Arab Emirates with France’s Engie and Fertiglobe, the company said on Wednesday. In a separate statement, it said it had also agreed with TotalEnergies and Siemens to co-develop a project for sustainable aviation fuel using […]

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Adnoc Power Grid to be Run 100% on Nuclear & Solar in UAE

Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (Adnoc) has signed a deal with a local utility to supply up to 100% of its power grid with nuclear and solar energy sources, the Abu Dhabi government said on Tuesday. The supply deal, released by the state media office, follows the United Arab Emirates announcing this month plans to […]

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TAQA, Masdar-led 2 GW Al Dhafra Solar Project Achieves Financial Close

TAQA and Masdar – alongside partners EDF and JinkoPower – have announced the successful financial closing of the Al Dhafra Solar project. The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) and Masdar – alongside partners EDF and JinkoPower – have announced the successful financial closing of the Al Dhafra Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Independent Power Producer (IPP) […]

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JinkoSolar Sells Its Stake in Abu Dhabi Sweihan Power Station

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE:JKS), one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary JinkoSolar Sweihan (HK) Limited (“Sweihan HK”) has signed a share and debt purchase agreement with Jinko Power (HK) Company Limited (“Jinko HK”), an indirectly wholly-owned subsidiary of Jinko Power […]

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EDF-Jinko Consortium Awarded World’s Largest Solar Project in Abu Dhabi

The consortium of EDF Renewables and Jinko Power has been awarded the Al Dhafra solar project in Abu Dhabi, the world’s largest solar project when complete. The bidder consortium, formed by French EDF Group subsidiary, EDF Renewables and Chinese Jinko Power, both global leaders in renewable energy, has been awarded the Al Dhafra solar project […]

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