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DEWA participates in energy conference in US

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority were present at the conference in order to promote the upcoming 18th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX)

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA.
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA.

A delegation from the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) recently took part at the Campus 2016 Conference in Texas, US.

DEWA’s presence at the event was there to promote the upcoming 18th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX), set to run from 4 – 6 October 2016.

The delegation included HE Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower, HE Ali bin Abdullah Al Owais, chairman of the Regulatory and Supervisory Bureau for Electricity & Water in Dubai and Saeed Bel Jafla, deputy senior manager of government relations at DEWA.

The Campus 2016 Conference highlighted a number of ongoing market challenges, which includes chemical handling operations, drinking-water treatment, and storm water treatment equipment.

Commenting on the delegation’s participating HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA . said: “Our main aim was to attract participants by building on the exhibition's leading position in energy, water, electricity, environment, solar energy and other related sectors.”

He added: "During the visit, we succeeded in encouraging international energy companies to participate in the economic boom in the United Arab Emirates by providing the latest oil and gas, clean coal, renewable energy, solar power generation and smart networks, efficiency and rationalisation techniques that serve the objective of WETEX 2016.”

Part of the Greek Week 2016, the upcoming WETEX event will cover a number of topics across energy, water, green buildings, conservation, sustainability and fossil fuels.

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