World’s Largest Solar Project, 2 Gigawatt Solar Project In Abu Dhabi, Moves Forward

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 17:57:21 +0000

EDF Renewables and Jinko Power HK, two of the world’s largest renewable energy developers, have just scored a big one — the financial closing of the 2 gigawatt (GW) Al Dhafra PV2 solar project in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. This is a record breaking solar project in a few regards

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1.35 Cents/kWh: Record Abu Dhabi Solar Bid Is A Sober Reminder To Upbeat Fossil Fuel Pundits

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 04:50:11 +0000

A rather meaningful piece of energy news went almost unnoticed in recent weeks. The Abu Dhabi Power Corporation announced the lowest tariff for solar energy in the world. The new record came as the winning bid for the upcoming 2 GW solar power plant, the Al Dhafra Solar PV project, set the world’s most cost-competitive tariff for solar PV energy, at USD 1.35 cents/kWh

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Abu Dhabi To Have Cheapest Solar Power Ever — 1.35 Cents Per Kilowatt-Hour

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 06 May 2020 23:00:46 +0000

The UAE’s other major city, Dubai, set the low-solar-PV-price record in January 2015 at what was then a shocking 5.98¢/kWh, then did so again in 2016 at 2.99¢/kWh. Dubai also set a low-price record for concentrated solar power (CSP), at just 7.3¢/kWh. The new low-PV bid chosen by Abu Dhabi’s public electric utility will bring down the cost of solar power to just 1.35¢/kWh

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Tesla Rewind: April 2012 — Tesla Roadmap, Aerodynamics, Vertical Integration, Major Shareholder Stock Dump

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2020 02:42:12 +0000

Sometimes it feels like the Tesla Model S popped onto the scene yesterday. Sometimes it feels like it’s been decades. It was in fact nearly 8 years ago. I thought it would be interesting to look back at Tesla coverage over the years to reflect on how Tesla has grown and matured as well as how media coverage of Tesla has morphed

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How The Zayed Sustainable Prize Makes A Difference — 4 Interviews

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 02:57:39 +0000

I thought I would go back to the Zayed Sustainability Prize winners from last year to check what has changed and how the prize has impacted their operations

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POWER Digest [August 2019]

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0000

VW Chooses MHPS to Modernize Cogen Plant. Volkswagen AG (VW) in early July said it chose Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe (MHPS Europe) to build a gas-and-steam power plant in Wolfsburg, as part of the

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PH hockey bags gold in Abu Dhabi

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 15:09:49 +0000

In the final, Bianca Yasmine Cuevas opened things up for the Philippines, scoring the first goal at the 57-second mark of the first period thanks to an assist by Kayla Herbolario.

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UAE Adds Gas Power to Its Mix and Renewables Abroad

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000

The January agreement between GE and Japan’s Sumitomo Corp. for a 1.8-GW combined cycle power plant in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is part of the country’s commitment to increasing its power generation

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Pope Francis celebrates historic Mass on Arabian Peninsula

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 06:29:30 +0000

People crowd the Zayed Sports City Stadium as they wait for the arrival of Pope Francis in Abu Dhabi, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. Pope Francis arrived in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. His visit represents the first papal trip ever to the Arabian Peninsula, the birthplace of Islam. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Pope Francis ministered on Tuesday to the thriving Catholic community in the United Arab Emirates as he concluded his historic visit to the Arabian Peninsula with the first-ever papal Mass here.

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Pope Francis lands in UAE for historic visit

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Sun, 03 Feb 2019 22:35:40 +0000

Pope Francis lands in UAE for historic visit

Pope Francis landed in the United Arab Emirates for the first ever visit by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula — the birthplace of Islam.

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