• Region’s first battery solar system operational at Abu Dhabi landfill

    Region’s first battery solar system operational at Abu Dhabi landfill0

    Project to help reduce fuel consumption and emissions annually, equivalent to planting 13000 trees The Centre of Waste Management Abu Dhabi (Tadweer) opened the first battery solar system in the region at its Al Dhafra Landfill. A solar-plus-storage plant is an energy storage system charged by a connected solar power plant. The facility at Al

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  • App to reduce food waste wins NYU Abu Dhabi’s annual hackathon

    App to reduce food waste wins NYU Abu Dhabi’s annual hackathon0

    ‘Wakkalni Food Savour’, an application that connects grocery stores with shoppers to minimise food waste won the 2019 Annual International Hackathon for Social Good in the Arab World. The three-day programming marathon was held at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) from 26-28 April. Wakkalni Food Savour works by incentivising grocery stores to minimise food

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  • UD Trucks launches New Quester

    UD Trucks launches New Quester0

    UD Trucks unveiled the ‘New Quester’ heavy-duty trucks in the Middle East, East and North Africa (MEENA) at a launch event held 16-17 April in Bahrain. This new version of the brand’s heavy-duty truck introduces a range of enhancements that will enable logistics companies across the region to tackle critical industry challenges and boost their

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