Latest MEA News

  • China Three Gorges acquires Alcazar Energy

    China Three Gorges South Asia in a consortium with other Chinese investors has acquired Dubai-based renewable energy developer Alcazar Energy

  • Qatar promotes PPPs with new investment portal

    Qatar’s Ministry of Municipality and Environment has launched an investment portal to widely promote PPPs as part of it Qatar National Vision 2030 plan

  • Israel receives bids for Dimona solar PV

    Israel’s Ministry of Finance has announced the receipt of 11 bids for the 300MW Dimona solar PV located in the Negev Desert

  • European DFIs queue up for Cairo Metro rehab

    The EBRD and the EIB are considering debt tickets to take part in the government of Egypt’s €553.9 million rehabilitation and upgrade of the Cairo Metro Line II

  • Abu Dhabi prequals firms for street lighting PPP

    ADIO has prequalified 9 firms for the second phase of its street lighting upgrade programme structured on a PPP basis

  • Prostar completes refi of Fujairah Oil Terminal

    Australian midstream company Prostar Capital has completed the $280 million refinancing of the Fujairah Oil Terminal to replace existing senior debt and fund the connection of new pipeline infrastructure

  • Eco Wave Power signs agreement with Israeli military

    Tel Aviv-based renewables developer Eco Wave Power has signed a collaboration agreement with Israel’s Ministry of Defence to assess the feasibility of tidal power generation at naval bases

  • UPDATE: SWPC issues RFQ for transmission pipeline

    SWPC has issued the RFQ documents for the $266 million, 300km Ras Mohaisen-Baha-Makkah IWTP project

  • ACWA Power announces FC on Sudair solar PV

    An ACWA Power-led consortium has confirmed financial close on the $906.7 million, 1.5GW Sudair solar PV located near Jubail in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province

  • thyssenkrupp picked as TA for Helios hydrogen project

    Emirati SPV Helios Industry has appointed German engineers thyssenkrupp as technical adviser on a $1 billion project to develop a green hydrogen and ammonia facility

  • DEWA invites advisory bids for aquifer project

    DEWA has invited consultancy bids for the advisory work on the second stage of its aquifer storage and recovery project

  • Aramco picks ILF as TA for Zuluf ISTP

    Oil giant Saudi Aramco has mandated ILF Consulting Engineers as its technical adviser on the 185,000 m3pd Zuluf ISTP – a part of the Zuluf Oilfield Development Programme

  • EXCLUSIVE Nakheel picks Empower as PB for district cooling sale

    State-owned Emirati estate developer Nakheel Properties has selected Empower as its preferred bidder for the $272.3 million divestment of cooling assets, IJGlobal has learned

  • KKR data centre platform expands to Tel Avi

    KKR’s data centre platform Global Technical Realty (GTR) has launched a new 10.5MW data centre in Petah Tikva, a data centre hub in Tel Aviv, Israel

  • New president of IsDB assumes office

    Muhammed Sulaiman Al-Jasser has assumed the presidency at the IsDB and will hold the role for the next five years

  • TAQA and Emirates Steel in hydrogen MoU

    TAQA and Emirates Steel have signed a MoU to co-develop a large-scale green hydrogen project

  • SWPC issues outfall pipeline RFQ to interested firms

    SWPC has issued the RFQ documents to the 26 firms that responded to the EoI phase of its Dammam West ISTP Outfall Pipeline Project

  • Aramco looks to retender Jafurah cogen

    Saudi Aramco is understood to be considering a retender for the Jafurah ISPP cogen project that was cancelled on 8 December 2020

  • Mubadala anchors on wastewater firm acquisition

    Abu Dhabi’s state-owned Mubadala Investment Company has anchored on the acquisition of US water treatment company Culligan Water through its asset management subsidiary Mubadala Capital