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GCC chemical producers give push to renewable energy in 2020: GPCA

GCC chemical producers give push to renewable energy in 2020: GPCA

GCC chemical companies have begun to invest in renewable technologies and projects, such as wind and solar as they look to transform towards cleaner energy sources, according to the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA).

SolarTerra Farm - a combined answer to food security, green energy quests

SolarTerra Farm - a combined answer to food security, green energy quests

An award-winning sustainable development concept could help Qatar diversify its energy mix, while addressing public and private sector initiatives like environmental protection, agro-technology, and food security.

Qeeri launches consortium to promote solar technologies

Qeeri launches consortium to promote solar technologies

Researchers to test solar-based devices and systems within Qatar’s desert climate.

QU inaugurates multi-storey parking for 2,000 vehicles

QU inaugurates multi-storey parking for 2,000 vehicles

The parking facility, equipped with number plate recognition technology and vacant space indicators, offers QU members a state-of-the-art car park monitoring service.

Macron and Modi kick start International Solar Alliance

Macron and Modi kick start International Solar Alliance

The International Solar Alliance is an inter-governmental organisation that aims to help sunshine-rich countries around the world harness solar energy at an affordable cost.

First phase of 15 mega reservoirs to be ready by June

First phase of 15 mega reservoirs to be ready by June

QR14.5bn project is the largest of its kind in the world and can store 1,500mn gallons of water

Qatar 'a strong market for photovoltaics products'

Qatar 'a strong market for photovoltaics products'

The Qatari government has already announced plans for the country’s largest photovoltaics farm, which will begin operating in 2020 with a 200MW of capacity, said Booz Allen Hamilton in a report.

Qatar company buys 49% shares of German firm

Qatar company buys 49% shares of German firm

Qatar Solar Technologies has acquired 49% of SolarWorld Industries, Germany's largest solar energy producer.

Ambitious plan to boost solar energy production

Ambitious plan to boost solar energy production

Qatar has an ambitious plan to transform all the houses in the country into production hubs of renewable energy, Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) ...

Qeeri, Swiss institute join hands to tap more of solar power

Qeeri, Swiss institute join hands to tap more of solar power

The Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri) and Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale De Laussanne (EPFL) in Switzerland have partnered together to develop a more efficient Photovoltaic Technology.

Solar energy to meet 20% of Qatar's energy demand by 2030

Solar energy to meet 20% of Qatar's energy demand by 2030

Qatar could focus more on the implementation of rooftop solar solutions to address the demand for electricity, especially during the peak season, a top official of Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri) has said.

Switzerland keen on tie-up in solar technology

Switzerland keen on tie-up in solar technology

The Swiss Business Council Qatar has expressed interest in supporting innovative Qatari entrepreneurs, particularly those specialising in the field of solar technology, an official has told Gulf Times.