This year’s Forum is of particular importance as critical climate and energy strategy issues take centre stage in the run-up to the United Nation's Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP28), which the UAE will also host before the year's end.
The 2023 forum focuses on the challenge of managing energy security priorities and decarbonisation efforts in tandem.
Headliners include John Kerry, US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate and former US Secretary of State; Amos Hochstein, Special Presidential Coordinator for Global Infrastructure and Energy Security, US Department of State; Grant Shapps MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, United Kingdom; Ditte Juul Jørgensen, Director General for Energy, European Commission; Francesco La Camera, Director-General, IRENA; Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment and Ministerial Coordinator and Climate Envoy for COP27, Arab Republic of Egypt; Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Republic of Türkiye; Amadou Hott, Special Envoy and Global Champion, Alliance for Green Infrastructure in Africa; Former Minister Economy, Planning and International cooperation, Republic of Senegal; as well as top executives from the global energy sector.
The Forum is convened in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Mubadala Investment Company, TAQA, and Emirates Nuclear Energy Company (ENEC), with CNBC as an international media partner.
Shams, one of the world’s largest concentrated solar power plants, continues to significantly contribute to the UAE’s clean energy transition, and is helping the country prepare for the next 50 years
Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has launched a “Recycled Water Policy” to ensure optimal use of recycled water in the emirate.
Sheikh Mohammed visits the World Future Energy Summit, held on the sidelines of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, (Taqa) announced on Sunday that its subsidiary, Abu Dhabi Distribution Company (ADDC) awarded projects worth up to Dhs900 million to expand the company’s recycled water distribution programme.
The meeting in the city of Yevlakh, more than 200 kilometres (125 miles) west of the capital Baku, comes as the UN Security Council holds an emergency session on the fighting which broke out this week.
Blasts were heard in Kyiv and the surrounding region after an air raid alert, Reuters witnesses said. Authorities reported sending rescue teams to several locations in the capital.
In this context, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed held bilateral meetings with Rashad Al-Alimi, the President of Yemen and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina, His Excellency Elmedin Konaković.
Set to be held from 26-27 September 2023, the region’s largest gathering for media professionals will focus on the influence of artificial intelligence on the media and the broader creative landscape and the critical need for the world to commit to sustainability.