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Rare complete lunar eclipse over Kingdom early on Monday
Environment & Energy | Saturday 26 September, 2015 4:23 am
The Astronomy Society of Jeddah said that the skies above Saudi Arabia would witness a complete lunar eclipse before sunrise on Monday morning, which will also be viewed in the skies of the entire Arab region, North and South America, Europe, Africa and West Asia. Engineer Majid Abu Zahirah,...
OPEC is winning battle to stimulate gasoline demand
Environment & Energy | Friday 25 September, 2015 11:00 am
OPEC’s bid to curb production of high-cost oil is taking time to produce results but the organization is already making good progress on its other objective of stimulating fuel demand. In the first half of the year, gasoline deliveries into US local markets jumped by 4.3 percent compared...
NWC Chairman conducts field inspection of Hajj services, says ‘we are ready to serve pilgrims’
Environment & Energy | Sunday 20 September, 2015 4:49 pm
HE Eng. Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al Hussein, Minister of Water and Electricity and Chairman of the Board of Directors of NWC, inspected the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Zamzam Water Project and water and wastewater facilities in the Mashaer (the holy sites of Mina, Arafat and Muzdalifah) operated by ...
Industry Experts Gather to Discuss the Regions Power Demand at PGME
Environment & Energy | Sunday 20 September, 2015 4:14 am
The 13th Annual POWER-GEN Middle East Conference and Exhibition, which will run from 4-6 October at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), is renowned for delivering a world-class quality programme with a focus on practical and technical solutions, presided by over 60 leading...
Rosatom and the IAEA concluded the Practical Arrangements to enhance cooperation in the area of radiation safety
Environment & Energy | Friday 18 September, 2015 3:00 am
The IAEA and Rosatom have entered into the Practical Arrangements to enhance cooperation in the area of radiation safety on September 14 on the sidelines of the IAEA Scientific Forum. Deputy Director General for Nuclear Safety Denis Flory has signed the PAs from the IAEA side and Deputy Director ...
Environment & Energy | Thursday 17 September, 2015 5:17 am
 Next year the Middle East region’s solar industry will have a new platform: The industry’s leading international exhibition is coming to Dubai. From 19 – 21 September 2016, Intersolar Middle East will take place in conjunction with GulfSol. The organisers of the...
SEC’s peak power load hits record high
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 15 September, 2015 12:24 am
Saudi Electricity Co.'s (SEC)'s peak electricity load hit its highest level ever in August driven by local demand for power during the hot summer, the Gulf's largest utility said on Sunday. SEC's peak load rose by 10.2 percent to 62,260 megawatts (MW) from 56,547 MW a year...
Addressing Power and Water Sustainability in GCC Region
Environment & Energy | Monday 14 September, 2015 3:58 pm
Looking into the issues faced by GCC region, BE Summits is pleased to host its 2nd Annual GCC Power & Water Forum which will be held in Abu Dhabi on 12th & 13th Oct’15.  This two day forum will address concerns regarding sustainable water & energy and will help to understand...
Water Ministry OKs 36 water, sewage projects
Environment & Energy | Monday 14 September, 2015 4:18 am
Minister of Water and Electricity Engineer Abdullah bin Abdur Rahman Al-Hussein has signed 36 agreements for implementation of water and sewage projects worth SR906 million for various regions in the Kingdom, according to an online newspaper. These agreements include implementation of a sewage ...
REC and O Capital announce a new alliance to provide turn-key solar power solutions in Egypt, Africa and the Middle East
Environment & Energy | Monday 7 September, 2015 4:49 pm
REC, the largest European brand of solar panels, and O Capital for Services and Contracting (“O Capital”), a fully owned subsidiary of Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding (“OTMT”) responsible for the energy sector, announce that they have signed a new strategic...
Acer Debuts Spin 5 in Saudi Arabia
Acer Debuts Spin 5 in Saudi Arabia
Thursday 28 May, 2020 9:24