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Saudi Arabia seeks support from the UAE for its nuclear program

Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid Al-Falih said that the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes, especially in the field of electricity generation and the field of

Business activities & Projects Middle East

Gulf consortium awarded a $400 million solar power project in Oman

Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) has announced the award of a $ 400 million solar power plant project in Oman to a consortium of Saudi Arabia’s Acwa Power,

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Nuclear cooperation between the UAE and Spain

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Enusa Industrias Avanzadas (ENUSA) to identify frameworks for bilateral cooperation and to exchange information and expertise between

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New capacities for the Iraqi electricity grid

The Iraqi Ministry of Electricity announced on Monday (March 11th) the integration of new 2000 MW to the system of the local distribution grid. It also confirmed that its current

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Iran’s nuclear engineering self-sufficiency

Ali Akbar Salehi, director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), declared recently that Iranian engineers controlled the nuclear technology and this industry is not dependent on any other

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Future of Smart Power Grids in the countries of the GCC

On the sidelines of the Middle East Electricity Expo 2019, held at the Dubai World Trade Center on March 5-7, Schneider Electric announced that smart cities are pushing the market

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Russian fuel components to be delivered in Egypt

The fuel components produced by the Novosibirsk Chemical Concentrate Facility (NCCP PJSC), a subsidiary of the key Russian nuclear fuel producer TVEL will be delivered to ETRR2 in Egypt. ETRR2

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Incentive for clean coal technology in Turkey

In 2017, the electricity produced in Turkey was divided between natural gas (33.1%), hydropower (32%) and coal (21.9%, including 10,6% imported)). The remaining was solar, wind, geothermal and other sources.

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Saudi Arabia invests in Chinese renewable energy

On February 22, the Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Energy Administration (NEA) of China on renewable energy cooperation.