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The State of Our Schools
January 13, 2018
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EmiratesGBC has called for eco-literacy among students and the promotion of public private partnerships to drive green strategy in UAE’s schools . The event was supported by Supreme Council of Energy, TAQATI, and Etihad ESCO in moving this initiative forward. The 3 key objectives are green schools in the UAE, assesses the current state of the UAE schools, and identifies which stakeholders must be engaged to determine an effective course of action

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TAQATI to participate at Gas Stations Build Middle East 2018
January 10, 2018
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TAQATI, the dedicated program management office for the Dubai Demand Side Management (DSM) strategy, announced its upcoming participation at Gas Stations Build Middle East, which will take place from 10 to 11 January 2018 at The Address Hotel in Dubai. The summit will bring together fuel retail operators and key stakeholders under one roof to discuss timely issues and explore potential opportunities within the industry.

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TAQATI to highlight significance of ESCOs in DSM strategy at annual RSB event
January 10, 2018
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TAQATI, the dedicated program management office for the Dubai Demand Side Management (DSM) strategy, took part in the Regulatory and Supervisory Bureau (RSB) for Electricity and Water in Dubai annual event with accredited Energy Service Companies or ESCOs, held on 10 January 2018 at the Four Seasons in DIFC.

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Dubai hotels could benefit from investing in innovative energy solutions to reduce operational costs and improve sustainable performance
December 17, 2017
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Etihad ES and TAQATI encourage the adoption of energy efficient solutions across Dubai’s hotel sector

Dubai’ Sustainable Tourism initiative will actively contribute to the broader clean energy and sustainable development targets set by the Dubai Government, said Ali Al Jassim, CEO of Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad ES), a leading energy service company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of DEWA. Al Jassim threw the spotlight on the significant role of sustainability in the continuing efforts to drive down operational costs across various sectors in the emirate, especially in Dubai’s thriving tourism and hospitality segment.

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Energy Matters: Boosting Energy Efficiency in Dubai Homes through Personalised Advice
October 22, 2017
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Building on the momentum to improve energy efficiency in Dubai, TAQATI – Dubai Energy Efficiency Program announced the successful completion of the pilot ‘Home Energy Advice Program’. The program was run across 60 homes in Dubai as part of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) ‘Ideal Home Initiative’ and supports DEWA’s efforts to achieve the Smart Dubai initiative launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai the smartest and happiest city in the world.

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Empower Commits Full Support to Dubai Demand Side Management Strategy at WETEX 2017
October 26, 2017
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Empower reaffirms its support and commitment to achieving the goals set by the Dubai Demand Side Management Strategy (DSM), an initiative that aims to position the emirate as a role model in energy efficiency.

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Dubai Municipality (DM) issued circular #221 (27/09/2017) regarding the use of the “Dubai lamp” or similar sustainable lamps in construction projects.
October 3, 2017
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Al- Sa’fat: Dubai Municipality (DM) issued circular #222 (03/10/2017) regarding the launch of a new green buildings rating system (Al-Sa’fat) which will include 4 levels of rating (bronze, silver, gold and platinum). The new rating system will be effective on new construction projects starting in January 2018.

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Dubai Lamp Circular
September 27, 2017
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Dubai Municipality (DM) issued circular #221 (27/09/2017) regarding the use of the “Dubai lamp” or similar sustainable lamps in construction projects.

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Supreme Council of Energy releases 2016 report on Demand Side Management Strategy
September 26, 2017
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The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy held its 47th meeting, headed by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, with HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, also present.

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Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP)
June 19-21, 2017
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Etihad ES (Taqati) in partnership with the International Institute for Energy Training (IIET) held the Certified Measurement & Verification Certification Professional (CMVP) training at the DEWA Sustainable Building on June 19-21 2017.

The training was attended by around 15 trainees from public and private sector organizations and concluded with an exam. Trainees who successfully pass the exam will be awarded the CMVP certification by EVO and the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE).

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Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP)
Nov 21-23, 2016
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The International Institute for Energy Training (IIET) delivered the Measurement & Verification Certification Training (CMVP) at the DEWA Sustainable Building from November 21st to 23rd 2016.

The training was attended by 25 trainees from public and private sector organizations and concluded with an exam. Trainees who successfully pass the exam, will be awarded the CMVP certification.

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6th Annual Smart Lighting Summit in Dubai
May 4, 2017
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Dubai School Conservation Award
May 4, 2017
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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy along with DEWA Organise Workshop for Green Public Procurement
January 15, 2017
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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy Along with Etihad ESCO and TAQATI Conduct Workshop for Energy Users
14 December 2016
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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy Along with Etihad ESCO and TAQATI Conduct Workshop for Energy Users
14 December 2016
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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy Along with Etihad ESCO and TAQATI Conduct Workshop for Energy Users
14 December 2016
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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy Along with Etihad ESCO and TAQATI Conduct Workshop for Energy Users
14 December 2016
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Dubai announces another year of positive results & savings for the Demand Side Management Strategy 2030
October 6, 2016
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Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum launches Demand Efficiency programme, Taqati
May 31, 2016
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‘Taqati’ launched to reduce water, energy demand
June 01, 2016
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