Related Links


Dubai plans 1 GW solar project

Dubai is planning a 1 GW solar project using both solar photovoltaics (PV) and concentrating solar power (CSP) technology in Seih Al Dahal near Dubai-Al Ain road.

By Kari Williamson

The Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, which represents and investment of Dh12 billion (€3.27bn), is expected to be ready in 2030, writes Gulf News.

The first 10 MW phase of the project, representing an investment of Dh120 million (€32.67m), is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2013.

The solar project will be managed and operated by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa).

Share this article

More services


This article is featured in:
Photovoltaics (PV)  •  Policy, investment and markets  •  Solar electricity  •  World Future Energy Summit