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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 […]

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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 […]

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TDRA receives delegation from International Telecommunication Union

DUBAI, The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) hosted a delegation from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) as part of a mission to review the necessary arrangements for hosting the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC), which will be held at Dubai World Trade Centre from 20th November to 15th December 2023.   The ITU delegation […]

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DEWA records growth in high voltage transmission substations in the first half of 2022

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) recorded substantial growth in the number of new transmission substations and investments allocated to transmission substations by 22% during the first half of 2022, compared to the same period last year. From the beginning of this year until June 2022, DEWA commissioned a new 400 kV transmission substation, and […]

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Global challenge leverages Dubai to attract game-changing solutions developed by innovative startups

Dubai, UAE:  Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, one of three chambers operating under Dubai Chambers, has launched a prestigious international competition designed to inspire and attract innovative solutions that utilise advanced digital technologies and create a major economic and social impact.   The announcement was made on the sidelines of GITEX Global 2022 in Dubai […]