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UAE’s DEWA to construct 400 kV substations [free access]

April 10, 2017

United Arab Emirates' (UAE) Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has proposed the construction of three 400 kV substations over the next three years with an allocated budget of AED1 billion.


The utility is working in adherence with its strategy to increase the efficiency of electricity services to support its facilities and future objectives, to raise the efficiency and reliability of its infrastructure, and contribute to economic growth and the prosperity of the Emirate.


DEWA has allocated a total investment of AED65 billion towards Dubai’s energy sector over the next five years, which will play a major role in supporting the growth of a green economy, and enhancing the UAE’s level of competitiveness in energy efficiency, and energy technologies.