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Solar project in Saudi Arabia forecast to generate 7,000 jobs

April 27, 2017 – Thousands of jobs are expected to be created by a renewable energy program in Saudi Arabia. Bloomberg reports that 7,000 job opportunities will be created by 2020. The share of renewables in the power mix of the kingdom is planed to rise up to 4 per cent with a total generation of…

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MENA targets a power generation of 440 GW by 2020

April 25, 2017 - Due to the population growth and the industrial and economic expansion, MENA needs to increase its power generation to more than 50 per cent on the current available capacity in order to meet the future energy demand. These developments encouraged the launch of the first phase of…

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The Green Charger initiative plans to double EV charging stations in Dubai

March 16, 2017 – The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announces to complete the second phase of the Green Charger initiative by installing a total of 200 charging stations across Dubai. Dubai aims to become the city with the lowest carbon footprint worldwide and an international hub for…

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Intersolar Middle East – Industry News

The UAE launches new regulations for electric vehicles

January 16, 2017 – The UAE will set new regulations for electric vehicles. Dr. Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of State and Chairman of the Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology, ESMA, announced the operation start of the new system for electric vehicles after the Cabinet’s approval.…

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Intersolar South America – Industry News

NDB loans US$300 million to Brazil’s development bank for renewables

The New Development Bank (NDB), a China-led multilateral development bank formed by the BRICS nations, has signed a US$300 million loan agreement with the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) to support investment in energy from wind, solar, small hydropower plants, biomass, biogas and agricultural…

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