WETEX, DSS is an annual alternative to showcase the extent of maturity


Dubai, UAE: The Water, Power, Know-how, and Surroundings Exhibition (WETEX) and Dubai Photo voltaic Present (DSS), which is being held beneath the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and beneath the patronage of HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Power, and organised by Dubai Electrical energy and Water Authority (DEWA), is an annual alternative to spotlight the degrees of maturity achieved by the UAE within the sustainability of the power, water and surroundings sectors, and to evaluate the progress made in constructing a extra sustainable and versatile world. The exhibition can also be a momentous event to spotlight the important position of the UAE in bringing about constructive change in important areas, in addition to supporting complete world growth. That is by outlining formidable plans and methods, and adopting and growing revolutionary options and applied sciences for the rising local weather change challenges.

As the most important exhibition within the area within the power, water, inexperienced growth, sustainability and associated sectors and one of many largest specialised exhibitions worldwide, WETEX and DSS is a perfect alternative to find out about future applied sciences that speed up local weather motion and strengthen the UAE management in forecasting and shaping a sustainable future. It provides worth to the sustainability sector within the UAE, and has develop into a big occasion within the world sustainability calendar. It’s a platform to find out about market wants, future initiatives, and alternatives to hitch renewable or clear power initiatives within the UAE and the area, discover funding horizons, construct partnerships, signal offers, and meet corporations, decision-makers and buyers from around the globe.

Over its earlier 24 variations, the exhibition has witnessed a outstanding growth by way of the variety of taking part entities and nations and areas coated. The exhibition recorded a rising variety of corporations from 4 in 1999 to 1,750 in 2022. The variety of taking part nations has elevated from 2 to 55 nations, whereas the variety of sponsors has elevated from 3 to greater than 64 native and worldwide sponsors. Final 12 months, the exhibition unfold over 62,513 sq. metres and hosted 20 worldwide pavilions. The twenty fourth WETEX and DSS enabled the trade of experience, data and experiences within the areas of sustainability, renewable and clear power; inexperienced hydrogen; desalination utilizing clear power; decarbonisation; the round economic system; renewable power manufacturing and storage; waste-to-energy applied sciences; Synthetic Intelligence (AI); rising applied sciences in utilities; good meters and grids, inexperienced mobility, inexperienced buildings, good cities and different important subjects. DEWA organised 110 seminars and panel discussions, with the participation of a number of worldwide specialists and specialists who mentioned the newest developments in these sectors.

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, Founder and Chairman of WETEX and DSS, famous that the twenty fifth WETEX and DSS 2023, which will likely be held from November 15 to 17, 2023, on the Dubai World Commerce Centre, helps the pioneering efforts of the UAE and the Dubai within the area of local weather motion, and the UAE’s management of the area’s efforts to achieve net-zero. The exhibition gives a big alternative for corporations and authorities and personal organisations to achieve 1000’s of exhibitors, members, officers and decision-makers in numerous important sectors.

“WETEX and DSS highlights the sustainable of within the UAE and helps the ‘We the UAE 2031’ imaginative and prescient to boost the place of the UAE as a worldwide accomplice and a beautiful and influential financial hub, in addition to spotlight the profitable financial mannequin of the UAE. The success that the exhibition achieves yearly highlights its significance in consolidating Dubai’s place as a worldwide enterprise hub, and one of many most secure and most steady funding locations on the planet. It showcases the UAE and Dubai’s efforts in renewable and clear power, particularly for the reason that UAE was the primary nation within the Center East and North Africa to launch a strategic initiative to realize net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. For a few years now, Dubai has not launched any new initiatives to supply power utilizing fossil fuels, and limits new water desalination initiatives to reverse osmosis expertise utilizing clear power, along with elevating gasoline effectivity in the principle manufacturing models to about 90%, competing with the best worldwide benchmarks. Because the unique supplier of electrical energy and potable water in Dubai, DEWA helps the Dubai Clear Power Technique 2050 and the Dubai Internet Zero Emissions Technique 2050 to supply 100% of the power manufacturing capability from clear power sources by 2050. DEWA implements a number of main initiatives and initiatives, together with the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Photo voltaic Park, the most important single-site photo voltaic park on the planet. We recognise that innovation, digital transformation and disruptive applied sciences of the Fourth Industrial Revolution are different key enablers in our sustainability journey. Digitalisation is important for integrating into the power system the massive variety of variables concerned with renewables,” added Al Tayer.

HE Eng. Yousif Ahmed Al Ali, CEO of Etihad Water and Electrical energy (EtihadWE), acknowledged that the WETEX and Dubai Photo voltaic Present is a serious worldwide platform for sustainability in its complete idea and totally different pillars. The exhibition gives a big window via which the world can witness the newest developments in power, clear power administration in water desalination, options to the local weather change disaster, and prospects for Synthetic Intelligence. These areas are among the many issues of the UAE management and the world within the pursuit of constructing a future for brand new generations, and preserving their proper to assets and wealth. Moreover, the exhibition strengthens the UAE’s place as one of the crucial essential nations in formulating the way forward for sustainability and the inexperienced economic system worldwide.

HE Eng. Yousif Ahmed Al Ali emphasised that EtihadWE is eager on taking part within the WETEX and Dubai Photo voltaic Present to achieve a deeper understanding of the newest applied sciences associated to its providers, strengthen cooperation, trade experiences with related sectors, determine market wants, and discover funding alternatives. He expressed gratitude to the clever directives of the management, for being instrumental in creating the exhibition as an essential worldwide occasion that pulls worldwide consideration yearly. He additionally prolonged his appreciation to HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA, Founder and Chairman of WETEX and DSS, for his unceasing efforts to make the exhibition a hit yearly.

“As a number one world clear power powerhouse, Masdar is proud to share a longstanding strategic partnership with DEWA that helps the UAE’s imaginative and prescient for a sustainable future. Like Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), a worldwide initiative championed by Masdar to speed up sustainable growth, WETEX and DSS are key platforms that showcase the UAE’s dedication to environmental sustainability. I stay up for all of those platforms driving an particularly essential dialogue because the UAE prepares to host COP28 later this 12 months,” mentioned Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, CEO of Masdar.

For extra info, please contact:
Khuloud Al Ali / Ribal Dayekh                                                                            
Dubai Electrical energy and Water Authority                                                                  
Media@dewa.gov.ae / Ribal.Dayekh@dewa.gov.ae                                                    

Afaf Abaza / Mohammed Meshal
Hattlan Media
afaf@hattlan.com / mohammed@hattlan.com


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