Empower's new pipeline technologies contribute to reducing carbon emissions and reducing water and energy consumption
DUBAI - The total length of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation, Empower, pipeline network for district cooling transmission in Dubai was over 277 kilometres at the end of 2018.
The company said that expansion of the pipeline network is part of the its strategy to cater the increasing demand for district cooling services in many residential and commercial projects and to contribute to the development of its infrastructure, in line with the objectives of the Dubai Plan 2021.
Key projects were added to Empower’s portfolio and the company has acquired a cooling plant and pipeline network in Al Barari, established by the project’s main developer, in 2018. Empower has initiated its work for major projects including Deira Waterfront and Al Barari Development projects and the designing of a 40,000RT district cooling plant has been started for Dubailand Residence Complex, and also contracts with more than AED250 million were awarded to expand its pipeline network in some of its projects like Sheikh Zayed Road, to transfer district cooling services from the plant located in Business Bay to serve Dubai Arena, as well as other towers.