Yingli Solar recently unveiled a new high-durability solar panel coatings solution — the CleanARC anti-reflective glass coating technology — at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi. The coating solution — which notably reduces...Show More Summary
The Santiago Bernabéu will soon be renamed the Ab Dhabi Bernabéu, according to various reports emanating from Spain. The Bernabeu is, of course, home to Real Madrid the reigning Club World Cup and European champions. In November, club president Florentino … Continue reading ?
Originally published on RenewEconomy. It’s been one of the big themes at the World Energy Future Conference here in Abu Dhabi. Solar, and other technologies such as wind power, are no longer more expensive than traditional fossil fuels in many parts of the world. Show More Summary
Last year, Future performed at the fancy 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the tail-end of his European tour, and brought along his affiliate DJ Esco in his posse. As FADER found out, Esco ended up spending 56 days in a Dubai prison after he was arrested for marijuana possession when they arrived at the [...]
The first Formula One preseason test starts on Sunday, February 1 at the Circuito de Jerez in southern Spain. It has only been two months since Lewis Hamilton won the 2014 world championship in Abu Dhabi, but we're already on the cusp...Show More Summary
Not many things are sacred anymore in football, especially the naming of our great temples of the game. And it now appears Real Madrid's home will face a commercial addition to its stadium title with reports saying Florentino Perez has...Show More Summary
Complacency may have been the reason twice major winner Martin Kaymer blew a 10-stroke lead in the final round of this month's Abu Dhabi Championship, the German said on Tuesday.
If you lived here, you'd never have to leave. Given that you'd be in the middle of a desert, that's probably a good thing. Masdar City—Abu Dhabi's $18 billion experiment in planning a city from the ground up—was designed to be the world's first large-scale carbon-neutral development. It's results are decidely mixed so far. Read Full Story
Abu Dhabi Ports is implementing a brand new terminal operating system (TOS) which will enhance the general cargo operations at the emirate’s ports,
First Solar has achieved 10 gigawatts of installed solar capacity so far in renewable energy segment. The company has announced this success at the World Future Energy Summit held recently in Abu Dhabi. Apparently, First Solar is the first thin-film solar PV module manufacturer in the world to attain this milestone. Show More Summary
News and notes from around the interweb: Etihad’s quest to build its own fourth global alliance buy buying stakes in money-losing airlines that will continue to lose money, but can be used to redirect traffic through Abu Dhabi, continues with Alitalia. Show More Summary
The global headquarters of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has finally been completed and is among the greenest buildings in the city of Abu Dhabi. The completion of the IRENA headquarter complex was announced at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2015. Show More Summary
One thing I promised to look into, after having won the trip to Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2015 based on a vision of my city in 2030, was to get a sense of the vision for this place in the same time frame.
Some of the most prominent female public figures in the world in the fields of renewable energy and sustainability recently convened at the Women in Sustainability, Environment and Renewable Energy (WISER) forum during Abu Dhabi Sustainability...Show More Summary
GE has become the latest in a number of high-profile companies to join the Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium (SBRC), according to recent news from the World Future Energy Summit and Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. The consortium now consists of Masdar Institute, GE, Etihad Airways, Boeing, Honeywell UOP, and Safran. Show More Summary
One of the big Masdar sessions at the World Future Energy Summit, part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, was a session focused on the halophyte biofuel research CleanTechnica featured in two exclusives pieces last year. As Dr Alejandro...Show More Summary
There was a moment in the immediate aftermath of last year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix that felt very much like closure to Formula One's latest great rivalry. Less than 10 minutes after crossing the finish line to claim his second drivers'...Show More Summary
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims his team will be refreshed and ready for the challenge of Middlesbrough after a week in Abu Dhabi. The Barclays Premier League champions flew to the United Arab Emirates for a five-day warm-weather training … Continue reading ?
86th FIDE Congress FIDE announces that the 86th FIDE Congress will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, from September 1st (Arrival) to September 9th (Departure), 2015. Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar
The CEO of Masdar, Dr Ahmad Belhoul, recently gave the keynote speech at the opening of the 8th World Future Energy Summit — part of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week — during which he made the notable comment that renewable energy was key to the meeting of growing energy demand over the coming years. Show More Summary