The electric vehicle road trip (EVRT), launched to coincide with the World Future Energy Summit at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, was flagged off from the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec) on Thursday.
The initiative aims to slash 20% of the emirate's consumption of electricity and water by 2030
The awardees were honoured at the International Water Summit, part of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week
5 mw of power to be produced by the Al Dhafra project
The Dh1.6 billion high-tech desalinated water storage can provide sufficient drinking water to one million people for up to 90 days.
Shuji Nakamura is widely known as the inventor of the blue LED light