The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is one of the most water-scarce regions in the world. While being important oil & gas producers, their socio-economic growth is converting them into very big energy consumers . The growing population putting pressure to have more energy and water for their basic needs. GCC countries can increase the sustainability of their water & power sectors by addressing three issues:
- Improving energy efficiency
- Optimizing the use of electricity and water resources and enhancing energy efficiency.
- Ineffective institutional frameworks.
Looking into the issues faced by GCC region, BE Summits is pleased to host its 2nd Annual GCC Power & Water Forum which will be held in Abu Dhabi on 14th & 15th Sept’15. This two day forum will address concerns regarding sustainable water & energy and will help to understand the initiatives taken by government and private sectors for the same.
We are honored to have H.E. Matar Al Neyadi, Undersecretary, Ministry Of Energy and H.E. Eng. Dr. Rashid Al Leem, Chairman, SEWA as our Keynote Speakers and Mr.Hadi Yehya Tahboub, Vice President / Programs Director, MESIA, Alejandro Jiménez. Head of Business Development & Projects, TAQA , Mr. Prakasan Alokkan Project Manager, Federal Electricity & Water Authority, just to name few.
Abner Francis, CEO of BE Summits quotes, “ Abu Dhabi has a remarkable track record in responsible and sustainable energy policy making and has led one of the most vital energy transformations through smart policy making and the diversification of its energy portfolio. All federal ministries and local departments are making efforts to use smart technologies for serving the people of UAE. We are delighted to have Undersecretary of Ministry Of Energy & Chairman of SEWA on board and their proposal to attend the “2nd Annual GCC Power and Water Forum, which is a exclusive platform for promoting power and water sustainability in the GCC region.”
Institutions based in the GCC region are playing a significant role in accelerating the expansion of renewable within the region and across the world. BE Summits provides a unique platform for these companies to share their thoughts and ideas. With the presence of renowned speakers and partners, this event is not worth missing.
For more information, please visit event website www.gccpwf.com