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GE’s Power Services launches Fleet360* Services Platform,  one year after Alstom Power Acquisition
Environment & Energy | Thursday 3 November, 2016 3:08 am
GE’s Power Services business (NYSE: GE) today launched its new Fleet360* platform to showcase its enhanced total plant capabilities to service both GE and cross-fleet power generation equipment for utility and industrial plant operators worldwide. This launch comes one year after acquiring...
GCC Cities Demonstrate Leadership in Water Security
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 2 November, 2016 2:56 pm
The GCC’s successful record of overcoming extreme water scarcity in one of the driest parts of the world will be a cornerstone of the fifth International Water Summit (IWS), to be held in Abu Dhabi in January 2017.   All 21 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are...
Al-Falih: KAPSARC to address global challenges facing energy
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 2 November, 2016 2:10 am
Innovating thinking and setting ambitious targets to bring about a boom in the global energy system was Khalid Al-Falih, minister of energy, industry and mineral resources’ message during this opening speech of the Energy Dialogue 2016 here on Tuesday. The two-day Energy Dialogue is...
Siemens tackles oil and gas industry challenges through digitalization
Environment & Energy | Monday 31 October, 2016 12:44 pm
At the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC), held from November 7thuntil 10th, Siemens will demonstrate how digitalization and innovation can address the challenges of the oil and gas sector. Despite lower oil prices, the company’s leading industry solutions...
Top Executives from ADNOC and Saudi Aramco to open the 11th Annual GPCA Forum
Environment & Energy | Monday 31 October, 2016 5:14 am
The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) today announced the keynote speakers for the 11th Annual GPCA Forum. Based on the theme “Competitiveness: Riding New Waves”, the Annual Forum will be held from November 27- 29, 2016, in Dubai. H.E. Dr. Sultan Al Jaber, UAE...
Solar Impulse visionary to provide plenary address  at 11th Annual GPCA Forum
Environment & Energy | Sunday 30 October, 2016 2:12 pm
André Borschberg, the Chairman and co-pilot of the Solar Impulse Project, the foremost solar airplane that completed a circumnavigation of the world in July 2016, is set to provide the plenary address at the 11th Annual GPCA Forum. Hosted by the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association...
 Empower to host International District Cooling Conference 2016
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 26 October, 2016 3:42 pm
Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, and Chairman of Emirates Airlines & Group, Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, is playing host to 7th...
Newly appointed Minister of Environment, Water & Agriculture to Support the Saudi Water & Environment
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 26 October, 2016 1:34 pm
The Minister of Environment, Water & Agriculture, Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Fadhli, has formally announced his support and participation in the upcoming Saudi Water & Environment Forum 2017, organised by the CWC Group. He invites companies from across the sectors to participate . Dr Mohammed...
Dubai Customs Launches Creek clean-up drive
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 25 October, 2016 3:06 pm
Dubai Customs, represented by Coastal Customs Centers Management and in cooperation with Corporate Communication Department’s CSR Section, has held a campaign to clean up the bottom of Dubai Creek. The major operation, which took place today Tuesday 25th of October in berths 7 & 8 at...
UN approves Energy Efficiency Programme in the UAE
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 25 October, 2016 4:34 am
Dubai Carbon has jointly announced with the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) that it has reached a major milestone to incentivise retrofit markets in the entire UAE. The UN backed Programme of Activities (PoA) framework, launched during WETEX 2016, will enable ESCO type and efficient lighting ...