Dubai

DEWA first in region to receive International Renewable Energy Certificates

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority's, DEWA, 13MW first phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park has received the International Renewable Energy Certificates, I-REC issued in 2017, making it the first organisation in the Arabian Gulf to adopt the I-REC system. The move supports DEWA’s commitment to [...]

2017-08-02T04:24:56+00:00 02-08-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Dubai Concentrated Solar Power developers urged to apply Shams 1 desert findings

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is to select the developer for a 200 MW CSP tower plant later this year after receiving bids from four international consortia. The minimum bid price was $94.50/MWh, according to local media reports. As the first CSP tower project in the United Arab [...]

2017-07-17T05:56:53+00:00 17-07-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Role of concentrated solar power and DSM in sustainable energy future of Dubai

Well known with its Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MBR) Solar Park, United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been focusing on renewable energy development, and Dubai has been at the forefront in adopting international green-economy strategies and creating an ideal market for solar energy. Relevant free Report: UAE CSP Market [...]

2017-07-12T17:50:03+00:00 11-07-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Record-low concentrated solar power bid in Dubai ignites debate

A record-low bid for concentrated solar power with storage in Dubai has sparked debate over whether the technology might soon become competitive with solar PV. The bid for power production priced at $94.50 per megawatt-hour is one of four received by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), in [...]

2017-07-07T18:34:03+00:00 07-07-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

Dubai’s concentrated solar power market continues to set records

The bids submitted for the emirate’s first CSP project could lead to a significant growth in the deployment of the technology across the region The submission of the 9.45$cents per kilowatt hour ($c/KwH) lowest tariff for Dubai’s first concentrated solar power (CSP) solar project is another record setting renewable [...]

2017-06-22T22:28:42+00:00 22-06-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

24-hour concentrated solar power is possible for Mena region

he possibility of cheap 24-hour solar power hitting Dubai means it may dominate the region’s power markets sooner than expected. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) announced bids on Monday for its fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park, a 200-megawatt concentrated solar power (CSP) plant. [...]

2017-06-06T15:20:16+00:00 06-06-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , |

Dubai 200MW Concentrated Solar Power tower plant receives lowest bid of 9.45 cents/kWh

Dubai 200 MW Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) tower project, as The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced, received bids from four consortiums yesterday on June 5. The project witnessed the lowest price of USD 9.45 cents/kWh, which was submitted by ACWA consortium, nearly 40% below the previous world-record [...]

2017-06-06T15:16:35+00:00 06-06-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , , |

Dubai set for world’s cheapest night-time concentrated solar power

World Environment Day saw record-low solar bids submitted for Dubai’s upcoming project which will allow the sun to power thousands of homes at night. The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) announced yesterday the prices from four consortiums for the 200-megawatt fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum [...]

2017-06-05T15:16:59+00:00 05-06-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , |

Dubai 200 MW Concentrated Solar Power tower plant expects record-low price this July

As the first commercial CSP tower solar project in United Arab Emirates (UAE), Dubai 200 MW CSP tower project catches eyes of global CSP players. With a minimum eight hours’ storage and expected online by 2021, the project is under the fourth phase of the Emirate’s Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid [...]

2017-05-24T13:17:11+00:00 24-05-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , |

Dubai set for ‘aggressive pricing’ on first Concentrated Solar Power tower plant

Dubai's 200 MW CSP tender framework offers potential cost savings from engineering through to operations and new entrants from China could help lower prices, Inaki Perez, Solar Team Leader at Mott MacDonald, DEWA's Technical Advisor, said at the MENA New Energy 2017 conference. In July, the Dubai Electricity and [...]

Masdar Institute wins 2017 Global Water Award

Deputy Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum honoured 10 winners from eight countries at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award, which is worth USD 1 million. The Award was launched by Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler [...]

2017-04-28T16:38:01+00:00 28-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , , |

Dubai will allocate a 200 MW Concentrated Solar Power Project

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) will allocate a 200-megawatt concentrated solar power project in June of this year. The 200-megawatt CSP project will be part of the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The solar park already has a 213-megawatt operational capacity based on photovoltaic technology. Construction on [...]

DEWA hosts conference for qualified bidders on 200 MW Concentrated Solar Power plant

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) hosted a conference for international developers who have been qualified to submit tenders for the 200MW Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant based on the Independent Power Producer (IPP) model. The plant is the fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar [...]