UAE Leading The Charge For Cheap Solar

Their bidding model, now being used in other regions, should continue putting downward pressure on solar energy prices worldwide. The price fall began with projects of the Dubai Electricity and Water Agency (DEWA), which is developing the huge Mohammed bin ... ( read original story ...)

ABB string inverters to power Dubai’s all-electric city

ABB, a leader in electrification products, industrial automation and power grids, said that the solar energy generated by its string inverters will be used by Dubai’s first all-electric city. Inverters convert the direct current (DC) output from the ... ( read original story ...)

ABB powers Dubai sustainable city

Dubai’s first city to be fully powered by solar energy will rely on ABB string inverters to harness the power of the sun for residents. Inverters are used to convert the direct current (DC) output from the panels in to the alternating current (AC ... ( read original story ...)

This Dubai cycling track now has solar-powered emergency phones

Solo bike rides through the desert just got safer. For some, the idea of heading out into the desert for a solo bike ride may sound like the start of an extreme survival movie (or possibly even a horror film – who knows what those oryx are capable of? ( read original story ...)

First solar powered service station opens in UAE

DUBAI: When you’re in the business of selling petrol, why use solar power at all? A Dubai oil retailer has no problems doing so. On Wednesday, Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc) has opened the country's first solar-powered petrol station. The newly ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s new Apple Store spreads its wings for a better view

The store's design is quite interesting and its terrace features 18 motorized "Solar Wings" that open in the evening to offer choice views to those inside. As its name suggests, the two-story Apple Dubai Mall store is located in the Dubai Mall. During the ... ( read original story ...)

Armani Hotel Dubai

Onsite valet parking is complimentary. Armani Hotel Dubai is a smoke-free property. Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet Armani Hotel Dubai offers 160 ... ( read original story ...)