Sunday 22 October 2017

Top industry experts set for Dubai Solar Show

Leading industry experts will discuss key topics including Dubai's sustainability initiatives, solar energy projects and electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, as well as issues related to smart networks, low-carbon desalination technologies, digital networks, and facilities management so


Krypto Labs to open unique incubator in Abu Dhabi

Krypto Labs, a world-class ecosystem for groundbreaking start-ups, will officially inaugurate its custom-built all-in-one incubator, accelerator and co-working space in the heart of Masdar City, Abu Dhabi, helping bridge the gap between innovators and investors.   


Mena power and utilities M&A deals reach $845m

An influx of European investors saw the region’s deal activity increase to six times that of the first quarter of 2017 in the second quarter, reaching $845 million.   As in previous quarters, greenfield investment outstripped brownfield investment, and inc


Saudi Arabia stays 2nd largest oil exporter to US

Saudi Arabia - the largest exporter of total petroleum liquids - has maintained its position of being the second-largest petroleum exporter to the US after Canada during the first half of this year, a Wam news agency report said.   ''In the first half of


Shell launches Qatar skill development programme

Leading energy group Shell said it has joined hands with College of North Atlantic Qatar (CNA-Q) to launch its Maharat Qatar programme aimed at developing youth skills. As part of this sponsorship, the Qatar National Robot Olympiad (NRO) 2017 took place at Aspire Ladies Sports Ha


Gastech 2018 roadshow draws top global experts

Around 200 regional and international business leaders in the oil and gas sector gathered in Madrid, Spain, this week to discuss the continued evolution of the growing gas and LNG market at the Gastech 2018 Roadshow. The one-day event, held at the Official College of Architects o


Saudi Aramco plans to set up new construction unit

State oil giant Saudi Aramco plans to set up a new construction company with local and international partners to build non-oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia, reported Reuters, citing senior industry sources. Saudi Arabia's main sovereign wealth fund, the Public Inve


Saudi firms eyeing solar to blunt rising power price risk

More and more Saudi companies are turning to solar electricity to hedge the risk of rising power prices if energy subsidies are cut, reported Bloomberg citing one of the kingdom’s biggest plant developers. “Everybody is very convinced that electricity prices


US crude oil production set to increase in H2

United States Energy Information Administration (EIA) forecasts that US crude oil production will average 9.4 million barrels per day (bpd) in the second half of 2017, 340,000 bpd more than in the first half of 2017.   Production in 2018 is expected to average 9


Imdaad to showcase green energy solutions at Wetex

Imdaad, a Dubai-based FM solutions provider, will showcase its line-up of sustainable energy solutions, including power monitoring and savings services Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (Wetex) in Dubai, UAE. Taking place under the theme ‘At the forefron

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