How to immigrate to Canada from the U.A.E.

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 01:00:55 +0000

Every year, thousands of expatriates living in the United Arab Emirates apply to immigrate to Canada. In fact, the Emirates is the fifth most popular country of residence of successful Express Entry candidates, after Canada, India, the U.S. and Nigeria. Many of those who immigrate from the Emirates are expatriates. When it comes to applying […]

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Barakah Nuclear Plant Now Sending Power to Grid

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 20:22:05 +0000

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Unit 1 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) sent its first electricity to the UAE grid on August 19, according to a statement from the country’s ambassador to the U.S. The Barakah facility is the first nuclear power plant in the Arab world. The plant became operational about three […]

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Arab World’s First Nuclear Plant Starts Up

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 16:15:30 +0000

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Unit 1 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, the first nuclear power facility in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), achieved successful startup August 1. It’s another milestone in the process to deliver power from the project to the UAE grid, with commercial operation of Barakah expected later this year. The startup of Unit 1 marks […]

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The UAE Aims To Entice Tesla & Other Autonomous Driving Firms

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 02:44:12 +0000

The UAE plans to help Tesla accelerate autonomous driving. Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Omar Al Olama, spoke to BloombergTV and shared how the Gulf nation wants to bolster its digital economy

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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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Record-Low Solar Prices Drive Middle East Projects

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 04:01:00 +0000

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Abu Dhabi Power Corp. (ADPower) in late April announced what it called the lowest-ever cost-competitive tariff for a solar photovoltaic (PV) project, a few months after a project in Dubai made that claim for

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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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UAE donates Covid medical aid to Philippines

Credit to Author: Javier J. Ismael| Date: Fri, 01 May 2020 04:32:48 +0000

THE Philippine Embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) led the Filipino community in thanking the UAE for sending much-needed medical aid for the use of the frontliners in the Philippines fighting the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) Philippine Ambassador to the UAE Hjayceelyn Quintana said that the UAE government sent seven metric tons of much-needed […]

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