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Dubai to use Reverse Osmosis for water desalination

By 2030, Dubai will use Reverse Osmosis, RO, to expand the production capacity of desalinated water by 305 million imperial gallons per day, MIGD, thus increasing the total capacity of desalinated water production to 750 MIGD, compared to the current 470 MIGD, said Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO …

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DEWA working with Honeywell to install smart meters

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, renewed its collaboration with Honeywell to install 250,000 additional smart meters across Dubai, bringing the total number of such meters installed as part of the “Smart Applications via Smart Grid and Meters” initiative to approximately one million. Smart meters are the main features …

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World’s first intelligent gas turbine launched in UAE

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, and President of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, unveiled the world’s first thermodynamic Digital Twin Gas Turbine Intelligent Controller, which uses Artificial Intelligence, AI, and machine learning, co-developed by the DEWA and Siemens. …

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DEWA to build pumped-storage hydroelectric power station

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has awarded the Strabag Dubai LLC, Strabag AG, Andritz Hydro and Ozkar consortium the construction contract for the AED 1.437 billion pumped-storage hydroelectric power station at Hatta. This is part of the Comprehensive Development Plan for Hatta, launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin …

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24th World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi

More than 200 of the most respected energy experts, pioneers and decision makers from around the globe have now been lined up to lead the discussions at the 24th World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi. Held from 9th to 12th of September at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC, the …

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DEWA organising WETEX exhibition

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, is organising the 21st Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition, WETEX, which will be held from 21st – 23rd October, 2019, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The exhibition is held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, …

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DEWA building new rain reservoirs

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has awarded a contract worth AED288 million to construct two rectangular, reinforced, concrete 60-million-gallon reservoirs in Al Nakhali. This will hold 120 million gallons of desalinated water to increase Dubai’s storage capacity to 1,010 million gallons. Commenting on the project, Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, …

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Dewa strengthens ties with German company

Saeed Mohammad Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), welcomed a high-level delegation from German company Voith, which specialises in systems, products and services serving five important markets: energy, oil and gas, paper, raw materials and transport and automotive. The visit aimed to enhance cooperation …

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DEWA adopts cloud-based Predix

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, is using the industry-wide Internet of Things (IoT) platform Predix. Developed by General Electric, GE, the technology enables the connection of machines, data, and people to support DEWA’s digital capabilities and enable it to collect and analyse data in real time, to enhance the …

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Dewa plans to use Quantum Computing from Microsoft

Saeed Mohammad Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), met with Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, in Washington, and discussed ways to enhance cooperation in quantum computing. Dewa and Microsoft will work together to explore the use of quantum computing in areas such as energy …

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Ten Dubai residents honoured for ‘Ideal’ homes

Mohammad Hassan Ahmad Al Fardan made a few tweaks in his home — to cut his utility bills — and in the process transformed it into an ‘ideal’ and sustainable abode. On Sunday, he drove home in a brand new electric car as a reward for his efforts. Al Fardan, …

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Dewa installs smart meters to ensure stable water supply

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded a project to supply and commission a smart water distribution project that will ensure the reliability, continuity and stability of water supply in various parts of Dubai. The project is part of Dewa’s strategic plan to enhance the operational efficiency of …

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Dewa service centre gets five-star rating

Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, on Monday unveiled a five-star plaque at the Customer Happiness Centre in the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (Dewa) headquarters. He underlined that happiness is a UAE’s lifestyle and the ultimate …

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