Tag: Dubai

Third phase of Dubai’s mega solar park to be operational in April

Dubai: The 800 MW third phase of Dubai’s Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) revealed. Work is currently underway on the site, focusing on operational preparations to evaluate the readiness of the substation. After the primary tests, the substation will undergo pilot operational tests, […]

ABB to build second substation for solar park in Dubai

ABB has won an order worth more than $90 million from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) to build the Shams 400 kV substation that will integrate solar power from upcoming phases of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park into the city’s electrical grid.

DEWA awards 4 substation contracts

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded contracts valued at $348.5 million for the construction of four 400/132 kV substations.

DEWA to invest $22B in Dubai’s energy sector over next 5 years

UAE, Dubai: According to HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), DEWA’s five-year investment strategy is to invest $22 billion over the next five years in the energy infrastructure to meet the energy needs of the Emirate.

DEWA awards contract for 400 kV power transformer

UAE, Dubai: Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has announced the installation of the main 400 kV power transformer, in addition to a number of other projects worth $53.6 million at the Hassyan Clean Coal Power Plant.

Dewa building three $114M substations for Expo 2020

UAE, Dubai: Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is building three 132/11 kV substations with 45 km of high-voltage (132 kV) cables in support of the World Expo 2020 in Dubai, UAE.

Two transformer plants successfully complete private placement

UAE, Dubai: The investment bank Arqaam Capital has announced that it successfully completed the private placement of Federal Transformers Company (FTC) and Federal Power Transformers (FPT), Abu Dhabi-based manufacturers of distribution and power transformers.

ABB to extend solar park substation in Dubai

Switzerland, Zurich: ABB has won an order worth around $20 million from Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) to extend a substation at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park that will integrate more solar energy into the grid.

ABB wins $55M substation project in Dubai

UAE, Dubai: ABB has secured a contract worth $55 million from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) to build a substation that will integrate power from the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park.