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Arctech Gets 1.5 GW Solar Tracker Supply Order for Biggest Solar Plant of Middle East

Solar tracking, racking, and BIPV provider Arctech has announced that it is poised to provide 1.5 GW SkyLine II solar tracking solution for ASB project in Saudi Arabia, marking the company’s first solar tracking and racking project in the country. Arctech informs that located in the Al Shubakh district, Jeddah City, Mecca, Saudi Arabia, the […]

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ACWA Power to Build $7.5 bn Worth Renewable Energy Projects & BESS in Uzbekistan

Saudi renewables developer ACWA Power has inked three PPAs and investment agreements with Joint-Stock Company (JSC) National Electric Grid of Uzbekistan (NEGU) and Ministry of Investment, Industry and Trade of Uzbekistan. Under the agreements, ACWA Power will develop three solar PV projects in Tashkent and Samarkand. It will also build three Battery Energy Storage Systems […]

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ACWA Power to Build 2.6 GW of Solar and Storage Facilities in Uzbekistan

Saudi Arabia flagship company for renewable energy ACWA Power has announced that it has signed agreements under which it will be developing two solar parks and also storage capacities in Uzbekistan. ACWA Power held that the combined capacity of the solar power projects will be about 1.4 GW. The company will also include battery storage […]

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The Top 5: Game-Changing Renewable Energy Projects In The Middle East

The energy transition towards renewables has recently seen an increase in Middle Eastern countries, especially in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Morocco etc. Once dependent on its plentiful reserves of oil and gas for wealth, the region is finally embracing the zero-carbon emission goals. As per IRENA’s World Energy Transitions Outlook (WETO), the region could obtain […]

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EBRD Steps-Up Wind Power Generation In Uzbekistan With $520 million Funding

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced a fresh deal to support Uzbekistan’s renewable energy through investment in low-carbon technologies to help align the country’s power-sector development with its commitments under the Paris Agreement. EBRD has said that it has arranged two syndicated loans worth $520 million to help construct and put […]

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Saudi’s SEWA Approves Regulatory Framework For Self-Consumption Of RE

The Saudi Water and Electricity Regulatory Authority (SEWA) has come up with a regulatory framework for renewable energy systems for self-consumption. Chaired by Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Water and Electricity Regulatory Authority, the Board has approved the regulatory framework […]

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ACWA to Develop Wind Projects of 1.1 GW in Egypt

ACWA Power has said that it has signed an agreement to develop a 1.1GW wind project in Egypt. The official statement mentions that the wind project will come up with an investment value of $1.5 billion. The signing ceremony of the agreement took place at the headquarters of the Egyptian General Authority for Investment and […]

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Saudi Arabia Signs PPA Contracts for Solar Power Deals Worth $665 Million

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is bullish on raising the renewable share in its energy mix as it has awarded contracts for two new solar power projects. These projects will make a combined capacity of one gigawatt. Saudi Arabia is world’s largest oil exporter but has a huge target to add 60GW of solar power to […]

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