Weekly MENA Newsletter will be delivered to your email in PDF format every Friday (52 Issues per Year).
Dubai’s economic boom is focusing Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) on future capacity after electricity demand shot up by a record 9.8% year-on-year in 2Q14. DEWA chief executive Sa’id al-Tayir says “power generation reached 10.692TWh in the second quarter, compared with 9.739TWh in the same period last year.” Mr Tayir says DEWA also set a new generation record in 2Q14, delivering a peak of 6.845GW compared with 6.340GW in 2013, a rise of 8.0%. “Also,” says Mr Tayir, “the recorded consumption peak in Dubai in 2014 has reached 7.233GW in comparison with 6.857GW in 2013, a growth rate of 5.5%. DEWA’s installed capacity is 9.656GW.” (CONTINUED - 273 WORDS)
DATA INSIDE THIS ARTICLE
|table||1.2Gw Hassyan Coal Plant Bidders|