Tag: solar plant

    UAE’s Masdar secures financing for Indonesia’s first floating solar plant
    26 Aug 2021

    Abu Dhabi-based clean energy major Masdar and PT PJBI, a subsidiary of Indonesia’s state-owned electricity company PT PLN, have announced the financial close on the Cirata floating photovoltaic power plant project, Arabian Business reports. Financing for the project – Indonesia’s first floating solar power plant – was arranged through Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Societe Generale, […]

    Germany’s Uniper joins Oman green hydrogen project
    24 Aug 2021

    German energy trading company Uniper will join Oman’s planned green hydrogen project as an off-taker and will help it secure financing, Uniper reports. Uniper will provide engineering services and negotiate an offtake agreement for green ammonia derived from the hydrogen to be produced at the plant located within the Duqm free zone. An offtake agreement […]

    Dubai-based companies sign pact for building Bahrain’s largest private solar plant
    13 Jun 2021

    A private solar plant will be built for Bahrain Mall. The project will be Bahrain’s largest solar rooftop installation to date. Solar rooftop plant will generate 50% of Bahrain Mall’s energy consumption needs, Power-Technology reports. The agreement will bring clean energy to The Bahrain Mall, operated by Carrefour Bahrain, and will be the largest private […]

    Why the UAE should hold Cop28

    On his opening trip to Asia as the Biden administration’s special presidential envoy for climate, John Kerry’s first stop was Abu Dhabi, where he attended the Regional Climate Dialogue in April. “It was not your usual diplomatic visit,” WAM and The National said, adding that rather than being confined to reception rooms, Kerry was given […]