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Etihad ESCO, Siemens, Smart4Power team up for Dubai airport retrofit

by Rajiv Ravindran Pillai on Jan 16, 2018


Ali Al Jassim, CEO of Etihad ESCO.
Ali Al Jassim, CEO of Etihad ESCO.

Etihad Energy Service Company (Etihad ESCO) announced its partnership with Siemens Tech and Smart4Power to implement energy efficiency measures at Dubai International Airport.

The sever-year-long engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) project will guarantee a total of 23% reduction on annual energy bill.

The proposed energy efficiency measures for the Dubai International Airport terminals include installation of photovoltaic solutions.

The partnership with Siemens and Smart4Power involves a total of four facilities for retrofits that will be constructed over a period of 18 months and guarantees a total saving of $57m (AED209m) in seven years.

The ESCOs will also mount a solar retrofit of 5MWp capacity on Terminal 2.

Ali Al Jassim, CEO of Etihad ESCO, said: “The new partnership with Siemens and Smart4Power for retrofitting program at Dubai International Airport terminals further accelerates our journey towards achieving 30% energy demand reduction by 2030 in Dubai. Etihad ESCO is currently retrofitting over 30,000 buildings in the Emirate to ensure energy efficiency and manage rising energy demand.”

Etihad ESCO had signed the contract with Dubai Airports in October 2017, at the 19th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX). 

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