DEWA to use solar to power new pumped-storage project
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has awarded the construction contract for the AED 1.437 billion pumped-storage hydroelectric power station at Hatta. This is part of the Comprehensive Development Plan for Hatta.
Tidal lagoon project makes the most of natural resources
A tidal lagoon is a 'U' shaped breakwater, built out from the coast which has a bank of hydro turbines in it. Water fills up and empties the man-made lagoon as the tides rise and fall. The system can generate electricity on both the incoming and outgoing tides, four times a day, every day.
World's largest free stream tidal power project
Atlantis has announced the world's largest free stream tidal power project, at a ceremony held at the Nigg Energy Park in Scotland.