GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

    Share
ENEC is an official host sponsor of 24th World Energy Congress and official Youth sponsor  
 
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 07 September 2019:  The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) will showcase the positive impact that nuclear energy has economically, socially and environmentally at the 24th edition of the World Energy Congress. The event is being held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and will be held in Abu Dhabi from 9-12 September 2019 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).  ENEC is an official host sponsor of the Congress as well as the official Youth Sponsor. 
 
ENEC will highlight the transformational potential of peaceful nuclear energy in diversifying global energy sources, supporting electrification efforts in parallel with decarbonizing electricity to support sustainable development. 
 
The importance of inspiring, nurturing and developing youth will be a major focus at the Congress. The event will highlight the critical role that youth play in becoming future energy pioneers of the nuclear energy industry and what more needs to be done to ensure the next generation is equipped with the right skills and knowledge. 
 
ENEC, as the official Youth Sponsor of the Congress, will shed light on its key initiatives for development of young talent during the Youth Forum, which will take place on the second day of the event. These initiatives include ENEC's Energy Pioneers Program as well as providing a wide range of scholarships, training and education programs for UAE Nationals, which include undergraduate, postgraduate and vocational courses spanning every aspect of the nuclear energy industry. 
 
H.E. Eng. Mohamed Al Hammadi, Chief Executive Officer of ENEC, said: “The World Energy Congress is one of the most important international platforms for global energy industry to come together to discuss the opportunities and challenges at hand. Now, more than ever, we recognize the impact of energy demand and production on our environment – we must come together to find clean, sustainable solutions.
 
We are proud to be an official Host sponsor of the event and this highlights our commitment to representing the nuclear energy industry at this Congress and showcasing the critical benefits the sector is bringing to our nation, and the world in terms of long-term economic, social and environmental sustainability. We look forward to engaging with global energy experts and government representatives to highlight the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant as a credible example of successfully developing a nuclear energy program to provide electricity for 60 years ahead.” 
 
The economic benefits of nuclear energy and its role in creating a new local industry to supply the plant throughout its 60-year operational lifespan will be an important topic at the Congress. ENEC will highlight how more than 1,500 local companies have been awarded contracts worth roughly $3.8bn (AED14bn) to date for goods and services to the UAE's Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant. 
 
ENEC will also highlight the environmental benefits that nuclear energy will bring, as nuclear energy is the only widespread source of base load electricity that is almost carbon emissions free. Once operational all four units at Barakah will deliver clean, efficient and reliable electricity to meet 25% of the  UAE's energy needs, while preventing the release of up to 21 million tons of carbon emissions each year. 
 
The World Energy Congress is one of the world's most prestigious energy events that will highlight industry strategies on a global scale among key stakeholders and policy-makers. The event will provide participants a unique opportunity to learn about the latest developments within the energy sector, as well as hear about different approaches, challenges and solutions.



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 11160 times
Posted on : Saturday, September 7, 2019  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) Announced as a Host Sponsor of World Energy Congress
Next Story : 24th World Energy Congress Poised to Attract Largest Attendance as Countdown Begins
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Beachy Brows Just in Time for Eid Al Adha Holiday
Mohammed bin Rashid Approves Board and Advisory Council of Dubai International C...
Ace these Top Five Summer Beauty Looks with Flormar
Legend Spa Launches Kids Spa Pop-Up at Modhesh World
Now Open: Union Coop's Al Barsha South Center is Finally Here!
Jawhara Jewelery Launches Your Eidiya Is From Jawhara Campaign
5 Outfits to Host Guests in Style and Comfort
Dubai Summer Surprises Flash Sale Offers Huge Savings Up to 90 Per Cent Off for ...
HAYAWIIA, A Female Emirati Owned Exclusive Online and Instore Health and Wellnes...
ADCB Q2/h1 2021 Financial Results Press Release
Sharjah Summer Promotions: Up to 80% off during Eid al-Adha Holidays
Team Abu Dhabi Crowned World Endurance Champions For Second Time in a Row
DHA Announces Timings of Healthcare Facilities during the Eid Al Adha Holidays
Team Abu Dhabi Take Major Step Towards Another World Endurance Title
Samsung Launches Latest Generation of ‘The Frame' in the UAE
Emirates Mars Mission Marks Busy First Year
SEHA COVID-19 Drive-Through Services Center will Open with Regular Working Hours...
Unstoppable Capability: Land Rover Defender Supports Red Bull X-Alps Champion Maurer
Pogacar Dominates Tour De France With Back-to-back Wins in the Pyrenees
Ulissi and Riabushenko Shine in Settimana Ciclista Italiana
Cycling Community Brings Energy to Yas Marina Circuit
Sunsets to Remember @ OSH with 50% off!
Herman Miller and Knoll Announce New Name: MillerKnoll
Sony's BRAVIA XR TV with Cognitive Processor Redefines Immersive Experience for ...
Tadej Pogacar Makes History as Back-to-back Tour De France Champion
Al Masaood Automobiles' Al Mussafah service centre receives Nissan Express Servi...
Aesop's Parsley Seed Essentials - Your New Skincare Routine Favourites
5th Al Dhaid Date Festival begins at Expo Al Dhaid
Standard Chartered Global Focus Q3 2021: Navigating a Vulnerable Recovery
Breathe Easy with the New Ranges from Crate & Kids
You Know About the Diamond 4cs, but There Is Another ‘c' You Should Know About —...
Jaguar Racing ‘Clones' Takeover Iconic London Underground Ahead of Heineken Lond...
Sharjah Chamber, South Korea Explore Fostering Economic Ties
MAX&Co. FW21
Galaxy Ecosystem Excellence Emphasized through the Galaxy Tab S7 FE's Brilliance
SEHA Introduces Specialized Saturday Clinics Across the Network
Live from BMW Welt: The Esports Industry Assembles Virtually at BMW Esports Boos...
My Take On FTH's Vegan Meat Range From Future Farms