This was on the sidelines of the World Energy Forum in Dubai.
Ahmad Al Matrooshi, managing director, Emaar Properties, and Waleed Salman, chairman of DCCE, signed the Memorandum of Understanding. The signing ceremony was attended by Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice-Chairman of Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, Dr Harold Hyun-Suk Oh, President & Chairman of World Energy Forum and Najib Zafarani, Secretary General, Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, and several senior officials.
Al Tayer said: “We strongly encourage private sector initiative in energy management not only as part of the Dubai Integrated Energy Strategy 2030, but also to allow a more participatory approach that includes all stakeholders.”
As per the MoU, Emaar mandates DCCE to identify and explore projects that can result in energy savings and waste reduction across its residential and commercial projects in the city.
Events to be staged at the DWTC, comprising diverse sectors including construction, energy, technology, beauty, food, healthcare, environment and automotive, will mark the emirate’s post-pandemic economic recovery