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  • 7 Dec 2009- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united arab emirates, ABU DHABI Spending on water projects in the United Arab Emirates remains unaffected by the global financial downturn, with an estimated 37 projects worth $10.89 billion USD under construction in the country. Citing figures released
  • 16 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Dow Jones The Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) plans to launch a tender for a major power and desalination project in the first quarter of 2010, according to ADWEA Director of Privatization Abdulla Al Nuaimi. The new facility,
  • 4 Nov 2009- 15:02 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 4 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 2 Nov 2009- 19:59 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 2 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 26 Oct 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states CThe U.S. Commerce Department has launched an investigation into dumping by Chinese steel pipe exporters, which could lead to new duties of almost 100 percent on imports of steel pipes from China. This follows preliminary
  • 8 Jun 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report UAE, ABU DHABI Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates) A UAE Federal National Council (FNC) member is calling for a unified water grid in the country. Major Ali Majid Al Matroushi of the FNC said the grid, supervised by a federal entity, would help maintain
  • 25 May 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI MEN A Reports The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC (Taqa) reported $1.14 billion USD in total revenue in the first quarter of 2009 compared to $1.1 billion USD in the same period last year Revenue from the electricity and water business rose
  • 11 May 2009- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united arab emirates, ABU DHABI The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (Taqa), which currently already holds assets worth billions of dollars in the oil, gas and energy sectors, will purchase a stake in the Fujairah Water and Electricity Company. The Abu
  • 6 Apr 2009- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united arab emirates, ABU DHABI The Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) is planning to build a large power generation and water desalination project, the third of its kind in the region, to meet growing demand for water. The new plant is
  • 24 Mar 2009- 08:06 by Local Press Report UNITED STATE S, WASHINGTON DC WaterOnline CG/LA Infrastructure LLC. released the top 100 infrastructure projects in the Americas with a total estimated value of $64.6 billion USD. The projects are also expected to produce 2.8 million jobs. All the projects
  • 3 Mar 2009- 15:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states In a new study by the World Bank, "Low Carbon, High Growth: Latin American Responses to Climate Change," World Bank experts state that there are several imminent threats to water resources as well as energy and