NREL Awarded $2.8M from ARPA-E to Develop Low-Cost Thermal Energy Storage

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has been awarded nearly $2.8 million in funding from DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to develop a system for grid electricity storage and power generation. The system includes a high-temperature charging device, low-cost thermal energy storage modules, a […]

During WETEX 2018, DEWA announces installation of 100 additional EV Green Charger stations for a total of 200 stations across Dubai

Dubai, UAE — Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced the completion of the second phase of its ‘Green Charger’ initiative, which included the installation of an additional 100 EV Green Charger stations across Dubai. The announcement was made on the sidelines of the 20th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment […]

General Slowdown Witnessed In Economic Confidence Across The Globe And The Middle East

• ACCA and Institute of Management Accounting reveal the latest The Global Economic Conditions Survey report • Middle East region witnesses subdued growth in economic activity The latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) launched by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) witnessed a […]

EnergyWeek Morocco to address Kingdom’s role in strategic investment opportunities in North & West Africa

Morocco — Under the leadership of H.R.H King Mohamed iV investors are seeing Morocco continue to invest heavily in regional projects, with partnerships between regional utilities, the private sector and Moroccan players such as MASEN, Attijariwafa Bank, ONYHM and ONEE more prevalent today than ever before. Investing in both gas […]

Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker™

Dubai, UAE — Growth in Dubai’s private sector ended the third quarter on a weaker footing, with the latest expansion being the slowest since April. A contraction in employment and softer output growth contributed to the slight loss of impetus. Nonetheless, September’s overall improvement in business conditions remained solid overall. The […]