Dubai increases clean energy share

The latest stage in the development of a record-breaking solar park in Dubai has increased the Emirate's clean energy share to 4%. By 2050 Dubai wants 75% of its power output to be from clean sources and the...

Dubai solar park a record-breaker

The fourth phase of development on the ‘largest single-site solar park in the world’ is underway. Forming a key element of the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050, ground on the latest stage of the record-break...

VR Park asks you to challenge reality

Dubai is the place to go if you're impatiently waiting to experience the future. With Robocop on the local police force, smart flowers capturing solar energy, passenger drone services, and autonomous pod tra...

Dubai tests autonomous pods

Autonomous pods cable of transporting up to 10 people are being trialled in Dubai. The pods can travel short to medium distances, in dedicated lanes, travelling at a speed of 20k/h. They are powered by batte...

Dubai makes push for sustainability

(DUBAI/FRANCE) Dubai is powering ahead with its plans to be a world-leader in sustainable energy. A high-level delegation from the emirate has been meeting with companies in France to develop collaboratio...

Dubai shows appetite for innovation

(UAE) The 'blueprint' for Dubai's planned $1.5 billion food park has been unveiled. Spanning 48 million square feet, the Dubai Food Park will be located in Dubai Wholesale City (DWSC), a gargantuan 'whole...

Philips flicks green switch in Dubai

Philips Lighting is trailblazing a path for corporates to use more renewable energy to power their operations in the Gulf region. The international lighting company has confirmed it will purchase clean elect...

Dubai accelerator wants smart ideas

(UAE) Have a look at developments in Dubai if you want an idea of how your city might look in the future. The most populous city in the United Arab Emirates is like an international show home for the future ...

Robocop joins Dubai police force

(DUBAI) Robocop is moving from big screen fiction to patrolling the streets as the newest member of the Dubai police force. The first Robocop was inducted in the Dubai police force at this week's Gulf Inf...

EDF joins pioneering solar project

(UAE) French energy giant EDF has announced it is joining the consortium working on the 'largest single-site solar park in the world'. The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai is expected to...