Coal, Renewables

Civil works on for UAE power grid

“Equipment for the transmission and distribution for the UAE grid are under manufacture at our plant in France, and first shipments should start early next year,” said Marco Graziano, vice-president for Middle East and Africa at Areva T&D, one of the biggest players in the category in the region.

4 October 2004 – South Korea’s electricity consumption reached a new high of 27.2 billion kilowatt-hours in August as a record heat wave led to the increased use of air conditioners, government officials said Monday.