EWEC’s Q4 2022 Clean Energy Certificates auction yields biggest results since inception

ABU DHABI, Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC), a leading company in the integrated coordination of planning, purchasing and supply of water and electricity across the UAE, today announced that its most recent Clean Energy Certificates (CECs) auction that took place in December 2022 was the most successful auction to date, selling over 9 million […]


UAE, Korea issue Joint Declaration on Climate Action

ABU DHABI, In a Joint Declaration on Climate Action, the United Arab Emirates and the Republic of Korea affirmed that climate change is one of the most important challenges facing the world today, as a result of its negative repercussions on the economic, environmental, social and security aspects.   The two countries underscored that collective […]


EWEC announces over 60% of total power demand delivered from renewable energy sources

ABU DHABI, Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) has announced that, for the first time, over 60 percent of the total power demand was delivered from renewable and clean energy sources.   The achievement was announced this month, with a generation of approximately 5.5 gigawatts (GW) of the total 8.6GW system power demand being supplied […]


DEWA Women’s Committee organised more than 50 social, technical activities in 2022

DUBAI, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) provides a positive and motivational environment that supports female employees, helps them turn challenges into opportunities, and effectively contributes to building the nation. The number of DEWA’s female employees has reached 1,937 across all divisions.   This number includes 778 female employees in the technical and engineering sectors […]


Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank launches ADIB PAY

ABU DHABI, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) on Thursday announced the launch of the region’s first tokenised, contactless payment methods through the options of clasp and ring “ADIB PAY”, in partnership with token enablement service provider Tappy Technologies and global digital payments leader, Visa.   Samih Awadhalla, Acting Global Head of Retail Banking at ADIB, […]


India supports UAE’s maritime initiatives: Indian Ministry of Shipping

NEW DELHI, The UAE and India have opened up a new vista for bilateral cooperation in the maritime industry.   Dr. Sanjeev Ranjan, India’s Secretary for Ports, Shipping and Waterways, said India favours the adoption of a maritime single window system proposed by the UAE in digitising all ships certifications and commercial documents required under […]