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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy reviews plans to enhance sustainable development

Khaleej Times Summary Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, chaired the council’s 64th meeting held remotely. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice-Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, attended the meeting. Ahmed Buti Al Muhairbi,...


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Empower lends financial support to Al Jalila Foundation

Mechanical Electrical & Plumbing Summary District cooling service provider Empower has donated more than $27,000 to the Al Jalila Foundation. The foundation, a Dubai-based global philanthropic organisation, will use the funds to further its efforts to better people’s lives through a...


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Dubai Puts Air Conditioning on the Block in Rare Government Asset Sale

Bloomberg Summary Dubai is seeking a buyer for the cooling system operations of its biggest airport as Gulf Arab states lean on asset sales and debt to shore up their finances. The government entity overseeing the main airport’s infrastructure has hired Standard Chartered Plc as adviser on...


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Empower Awards Construction Contract Worth AED 164 Million To Build Its New District Cooling Plant In Zabeel

Middle East Events Summary Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider announced the award of the construction contract with a total value of AED 164 million to build its new district cooling plant in Zabeel, one of the vital...


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Dubai hotels given more time to accomplish ESG drive

Zawya Summary Dubai’s hotels now have until next year to reduce their carbon footprint, as part of a government initiative to promote environmental sustainability and reduce the impact of businesses on the climate. The emirate’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM)...


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Empower wins Dubai Chamber advanced CSR Label

Zawya Summary Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation ( Empower ), received the Dubai Chamber Advanced CSR Label for the second time, after being awarded Dubai Chamber CSR Labels for 5 consecutive years including last year, in recognition of its outstanding efforts in...


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Empower starts construction of its new headquarters worth AED 280 million

Press Release Dubai, UAE, 7 November 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced the beginning of construction of its new headquarters in Al Jaddaf, Dubai, at a cost of AED 280 million. The building is...


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Empower provides 14,000 RT district cooling services to Cityland Mall

Tom Oxtoby, MEP Middle East Summary Empower had completed all stages for providing district cooling services to Cityland Mall, with a cooling capacity of 14,000 refrigeration tonnes. The destination is billed as a mega shopping destination and is poised to become a key attraction for...


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Dh197mn Contract Awarded For District Cooling Plant In Dubai Production City

Utilities Middle East Summary Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) has announced the start of construction work for its new plant in Dubai Production City, worth AED 197 million. The project will be implemented in two phases, with the first phase is expected to be...


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Dubai's DEWA Receives World Record Low Bid to Build Solar Power Plant

Utilities Middle East Summary Dubai Electricity & Water Authority selected a contractor that submitted a “record” low bid to build a 900-megawatt solar power plant in the emirate, chief executive officer Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer said. The contractor, which Al Tayer declined to identify,...