ACWA Power, a developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, is showcasing the latest projects in its global portfolio at the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2018). The event is taking place at the Dubai World Trade Center from Oct. 23-25.
Chairman of ACWA Power Mohammed Abunayyan said: “We are delighted to participate in this global event led by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA). In its 20th year, WETEX has become the undisputed global platform to bring the future of the energy and water sectors to reality today.
“Using this platform as a showcase, ACWA Power is committed to creating a sustainable future, transforming energy production in the region through public and private partnerships, and creating a unique value proposition to the end users. Cementing our position as a leading sustainability enabler in the region, we are excited to join hands and engage with various stakeholders in the industry to highlight our commitment to producing electricity and desalinated water efficiently, reliably, and safely at low cost, all while deploying the latest technologies and providing communities we operate in with a sustainable future.”
Abunayyan added that the company’s participation will highlight ACWA Power’s prominent role as a market leader in concentrated solar power (CSP) projects in the region.
Paddy Padmanathan, president and CEO of ACWA Power, said: “In line with this year’s WETEX key theme ‘At the forefront of sustainability,’ we will share our success stories of enabling the ambitious sustainability plans and visions adopted by the communities and countries in the region.
“WETEX is a platform that offers us the opportunity to exchange insights with like-minded governments and companies that are committed to realizing a sustainable energy strategy and that aid our business structure and strategy that serves as a foundation for economic growth and social development for the countries and communities we serve.”