The project has been the focus of significant international interest.
Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC), has announced that ‘Noor Abu Dhabi’, the world’s largest single solar project, with a capacity of 1,177MW, has started commercial operation.
As the UAE capital hosted the Abu Dhabi Climate Meeting over the past two days, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) Awaidha Al Marar stated that Abu Dhabi is a leading international partner in combating climate change and finding solutions to preserve the global ecosystem. The preliminary meeting was held in the lead up to the UN 2019 Climate Summit (Cop25) to be held in New York in September.
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for international development aid, together with the Cuban Ministry of Energy and Mines and International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA),
Swedish solar energy company Azelio has partnered with Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) and Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KUST) to run a pilot project evaluating new technology in power storage.
Brent crude was up by 4 cents at $66.62 a barrel by 05:51 GMT while US West Texas Intermediate futures edged 3 cents lower to $63.12 a barrel.
Spot gold was up 0.2% at $1,740.04 per ounce by 05:05 GMT while US gold futures rose 0.2% to $1,740 per ounce.
Arabian Travel Market (ATM) has announced that the final preparation of their 2021 edition annual showcase are underway, with the event set to take place in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on 16th May and conclude on 19th May, 2021, as
Goldman Sachs Group Inc on Wednesday easily beat Wall Street expectations for first-quarter profit, as the US investment bank capitalized on record levels of global dealmaking activity and a coronavirus-driven boom in stock market trading.