Posts tagged: clean energy

Solar Panels to Cover DEWA Car Parks

It will reduce about 1,500 tonnes of carbon emissions annually Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched a new project, as part of the Shams Dubai initiative, to install solar carports, at DEWA’s headquarters, and at the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment building. This is part of DEWA’s efforts to increase reliance on clean […]

Green Energy Wind Turbines Generate More Power Than Expected

Energy being sold to NS Power for next 20 years By: Carla Allen Yarmouth County – After a full year of operation the amount of clean electricity produced by wind turbines erected last year by the Green Energy Committee has exceeded original estimates by 30 per cent. The community energy project, which consists of two 50kW […]

Wednesday October 4th, 2017 in , , , | No Comments »

Solar to Account for 8% of UAE Power Capacity by 2026

Solar capacity to expand by annual average of 55 percent over decade, study claims The UAE’s solar energy sector is witnessing steady growth and is expected to account for almost 8 percent of total power capacity by 2026, according to new research. On September 16, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced it had awarded […]

Thursday September 28th, 2017 in , , , | No Comments »

Charging EVs with Solar and Wind Is Doable with the New Giraffe 2.0

Leading the world’s clean energy revolution are cheaper renewable sources— mostly solar and wind — and electric vehicles with their rechargeable batteries. Already, thanks to companies like Tesla, a certain kind of energy ecosystem can be created using these. The batteries of EVs can be used to supply power electric grids, for example. But what if you can put solar and […]

Dutch Airports to be Powered by Renewable Energy From 2018

By: Anmar Frangoul The Royal Schiphol Group has announced that all of its business units are set to run on sustainable power from the beginning of 2018. From 2020, all of the power will come from new Dutch wind farms run by energy company Eneco. While the new wind farms are built, the power will come […]