Abu Dhabi

Zayed Prize offers $4m for energy innovators

Small businesses and individuals who are leading the transition to cleaner, more sustainable energy can now enter the Zayed Future Energy Prize competition, which recognizes innovation, leadership, long-term vision and impact in renewable energy and sustainability.  The Zayed Future Energy Prize was developed to honour and recognize the very best solutions in renewable energy and sustainability. A detailed, transparent and consistent evaluation process was developed in order to give each submission the consideration and due diligence that it deserves.

Telvent Selected to Implement Distributed Control System for Solar Thermal Power Plant in Abu Dhabi

In a place where the sun shines for 365 days a year, solar energy projects surely finds a natural home! Telvent (NASDAQ: TLVT), the leading real-time IT solutions and information provider for a sustainable world, announced today that it has been selected to design, install and manage the distributed control system (DCS) for Shams Power Company’s Shams-1 solar thermal power plant in Madinat Zayed, 75 miles (120 kilometres) southwest of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.


Smart Meters Summit Scheduled for Abu Dhabi in September

Fleming Gulf Management Services has announces its Smart Grids and Smart Meters Summit, scheduled to take place on September 26 and 27, 2011, in Abu Dhabi.