Dubai, UAE – Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) wins three prestigious awards at the Harvard Business Council 2021 International Awards second cycle, for improving the infrastructure and to meet the growing demand for water and electricity in Dubai. The award clearly shows the impact of the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai.
The successful projects further promote Dubai’s status as the global center for trade and green economy and highlight the vision of Dubai’s leaders to build a society with a sustainable energy source. DEWA received the Diamond Level Project Award for building the world’s largest single-site solar park called the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park. The park will supply clean electricity to thousands of homes and will be expanded to reach 5,000 Megawatts by 2030.
The Diamond Level Information Technology Award is for creating a state-of-the-art digital infrastructure that uses smart channels to access services and effectively deliver essential resources. Diamond Level Health & Safety Award was given to DEWA for their commitment to health and safety by installing an integrated system to protect lives.
“DEWA is excited for these wonderful recognitions of its hard work and vision,” said MD & CEO of DEWA HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer. “While we’re proud of winning these prestigious awards, DEWA will continue to support Dubai’s endeavors to become the city of the future. We thank Harvard Business Council for recognizing business excellence and wish you all the best.”
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) is a state-owned enterprise saddled with the responsibility of building and managing electricity and water infrastructure and resources in Dubai and UAE. The company has a long history of successful and strategic planning, implementing, and executing projects that deliver reliable, sustainable, and efficient power and water services to the people of Dubai and the UAE.
For more information, please visit https://www.dewa.gov.ae/.
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