Angolan Delegation Reviews DEWA's Achievement In Electricity Sector
Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has received Ana Paula de Carvalho, Minister of Spatial planning and Housing of Angola, who lead a senior delegation from the ministry.
DUBAI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 14th Jun, 2018) Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has received Ana Paula de Carvalho, Minister of Spatial planning and Housing of Angola, who lead a senior delegation from the ministry. Al Tayer briefed the Angolan delegation about DEWA’s achievements and expertise in the electricity sector.
At the beginning of the meeting, Al Tayer welcomed the Angolan Minister and his accompanying delegation, highlighting the achievements, initiatives and projects of DEWA, which support the vision of the UAE's leadership to prioritise the diversification of energy sources within a clean, healthy and safe environment, while balancing development with environmental conservation for generations to come.
Al Tayer presented DEWA’s major projects to support the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 to provide 75 percent of Dubai's power from clean energy by 2050. To achieve these goals, DEWA has launched many green projects, programmes and initiatives, including the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the world's largest solar park with a planned total capacity of 5,000 megawatts by 2030 with total investments reaching AED50 billion.
The Angolan delegation expressed admiration for DEWA’s projects in clean and renewable energy and water, praising its efforts to achieve sustainable development in Dubai and reducing the carbon footprint of the emirate to achieve a better future for generations to come.