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Nuclear power plant

First reactor of UAE nuclear power plant on track for 2017 start

The $20 billion Barakah project is expected to provide 24 percent of theUAE's energy by 2020

December 8, 2014 3:23
 
Rising Electricity Costs

Abu Dhabi to raise power, water tariffs as oil price slides

Utility costs in Abu Dhabi will still be very low by global standards

November 13, 2014 5:45
 
middle-east

Summer demand buoys premiums for Middle East gulf products

Rising summer electricity, vehicle and jet fuel demand in the run-up to Ramadan have boosted fuel premiums in the Middle East Gulf and are likely to support prices throughout the holy month, traders said.

July 11, 2012 4:39
 
Saudi Electricity plans big fuel oil power plant

Saudi Electricity plans big fuel oil power plant

Saudi Electricity (SEC) is looking for companies to build and operate a 1,700-megawatt (MW) independent power plant (IPP) running on fuel oil, the state-controlled utility said on Monday.

March 5, 2012 1:17
 
Dubai’s DEWA says no bonds planned for 2012

Dubai’s DEWA says no bonds planned for 2012

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has no plans to tap bond markets in 2012 and the state utility will repay a 1.2 billion dirhams ($326.7 million) securitisation maturity this year ahead of time, its top executive said.

March 1, 2012 2:04
 
Saudi Electricity Co Q4 net loss widens on energy costs

Saudi Electricity Co Q4 net loss widens on energy costs

Higher energy costs hit utility; Net loss wider than analysts' expectations

January 18, 2012 1:58
 

Iraq signs $4bn deals to boost power supply

Two deals worth $4 bln was signed to increase power supply in Iraq, with an emergency plan to provide 16 hours power/day

April 8, 2011 12:09
 
Mo’ money, (no) mo’ problems

Mo’ money, (no) mo’ problems

Are the latest investments in the Northern Emirates mere distraction tactics, or do they really address the issues frustrating people in the area?

March 13, 2011 4:25
 
Abu Dhabi’s new electricity bills

Abu Dhabi’s new electricity bills

From this January, Abu Dhabi residents will be told the exact amount the government subsidizes in every electricity bill. Kipp wonders how effective the new move will be.

November 25, 2010 2:55
 

Pakistan seeks emergency $500 million from Etisalat

Cash needed after failure to raise electricity tariff.

June 19, 2010 10:34
 
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