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“My Sun: The Source of My Energy”, the campaign was launched late Tuesday
August 28, 2014 - 08:26 GMT
Households in Jordan can save up to 90 per cent of their monthly electricity bill by installing photovoltaic systems to produce energy from solar power, according to organisers of a campaign to encourage the usage of such systems at homes.

December 2, 2013

The Iranian administration has set oil price to $100 per barrel in the next year’s national budget bill, IRNA quoted Iranian MP Ja’far Qaderi as saying on Sunday.
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The government revenues have forecasted to reach 800 trillion rials (about $32.1 billion), he said

During the meeting
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(press release)

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA)’s Women Association hosted an educational trip for members of ‘Energising Ladies’ of AES-SONEL Cameroon.

Saudi Arabia is planning to allocate more funding to develop renewable energy sources in the Kingdom (Shutterstock)
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Saudi's Minister of Water and Electricity told reporters Sunday that the government will spend $29 billion (SR 110 billion) on new projects to improve water and power infrastructure

December 1, 2013

The US oil shale boom will not impact Qatar's LNG leadership. (Image credit: Shutterstock)
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Despite the US shale gas revolution, Qatar is unlikely to lose its leading role in the global energy market for many more years due to strong Asian demand, a new report has shown.

7th ENOC Challenge
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(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) is offering professional training for special needs individuals who were recommended by the Rashid Paediatric Therapy Centre.

November 27, 2013

Nuclear may be the way of Saudi's energy future as industry leaders project a growth of job opportunities in this controversial sector (File Archive)
09:16 GMT

Leaders of Saudi industrial companies are meeting with French counterparts this week to discuss nuclear supply chain development and collaboration.

During the event
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(press release)

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has started celebrations for the UAE's 42nd National Day with a variety of national and traditional events with the participation of DEWA’s employees, partners, and customers.

Currently, one litre of unleaded 90-octane gasoline is sold at JD0.810, while a litre of 95-octane is priced at JD0.98.
03:55 GMT

The nuclear deal reached between Iran and world powers in Geneva on Sunday could also be a boon for the Jordanian fuel market in the coming weeks, an oil expert predicted Monday.

November 26, 2013

EMGAS safety campaign at University of Dubai
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Gas (EMGAS), a subsidiary of the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), organised a training programme on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) safety awareness for students of the University of Dubai.

Topaz will deploy boats to Azerbaijan's offshore fields during the last quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014 (Courtesy of Shipbuilding Times)
09:46 GMT

Dubai-headquartered Topaz Energy and Marine has won 2 contracts with BP to begin operations in Azerbaijan's largest oil and gas fields.

KSA will use solar power energy to operate its proposed seawater desalination plant (Shutterstock)
09:29 GMT

Saudi Arabia is planning to build the world's largest solar-powered seawater desalination plant in Ras Al Khaimah

During the event
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Emojet’s pavilion at the Dubai Air Show 2013 attracted several key international and local airlines.

November 25, 2013

Crude futures in New York have slumped 12% since Iranian President Hassan Rohani took office August 1, pledging to end the sanctions crippling his country’s economy.
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Iran’s pledge to limit nuclear work in return for looser economic sanctions will have a “muted” impact on crude prices as the nation’s oil sales remain capped, said analysts including Societe Generale’s Mark Keenan.

November 24, 2013

Iran exported over 132,000 tons of gasoline, valued at $134 million, in the past Iranian calendar year.
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The country’s fuel storage capacity is projected to hit 15 billion liters by the end of the Fifth Five-Year Economic Development Plan (2015).

November 21, 2013

Hydrogen cars are appealing because unlike electric vehicles, they have the range of a typical gasoline car and can be refueled quickly.
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Hydrogen cars are appealing because unlike electric vehicles, they have the range of a typical gasoline car and can be refueled quickly.