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Masdar-led consortium awarded Saudi Arabia’s first utility-scale wind farm contract

RIYADH, The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO) of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources (MEIM) has awarded its Dumat Al Jandal wind project to a consortium led by EDF Energies Nouvelles and Abu Dhabi Future Energy …

Canada joins International Renewable Energy Agency

ABU DHABI, Canada has today officially become a member of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Canada becomes the Agency’s 160th member to join the global intergovernmental organisation dedicated to the widespread adoption of renewable energy.

Canada’s membership comes on …

Masdar collaborates with Department of Transport to roll out first all-electric bus service in Middle East

ABU DHABI, Masdar, the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, has officially launched the first fully electric passenger bus in the region in partnership with the Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi (DoT), Abu Dhabi-based bus manufacturer Hafilat Industry LLC , …

Masdar collaborates with Department of Transport to roll out first all-electric bus service in Middle East

ABU DHABI, Masdar, the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, has officially launched the first fully electric passenger bus in the region in partnership with the Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi (DoT), Abu Dhabi-based bus manufacturer Hafilat Industry LLC , …

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Reports 2018 Trading Results for MIAX Exchange Group; New Market Share and Volume Records Set as MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL Both Exceed 200 Million Contracts Executed

PRINCETON, New Jersey, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Miami International Holdings, Inc. today reported the 2018 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX Options® and MIAX PEARL (together, the MIAX Exchange Group), …

AED331.1 bn banking investments in 11 months

ABU DHABI, UAE banking investments were on the rise during first 11 months of 2018, amounting to AED331.1 bn by the end of November, a growth of 6.4 percent as compared to December 2017, according to the Central Bank of …