Emirates Water and Electricity Company announced the opening of registration to participate in the 2023 fourth quarter auction for clean energy certificates in Abu Dhabi, which will continue until December 14, 2023.
Clean Energy Certificates, issued by the Department of Energy in Abu Dhabi, are the only recognized instrument in Abu Dhabi to certify the environmental and economic benefits that can be achieved by using clean energy. They are given in units of 1 MW per hour. These certificates allow It is possible to document that electricity consumed by companies in Abu Dhabi is supplied by clean energy sources, as the Emirates Water and Electricity Authority plays a key role as the sole body responsible for registering and conducting bids for the Clean Energy Certification Scheme. Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Othman Juma Al Ali, CEO of Emirates Water and Electricity Company, said that as the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP28) approaches, the Clean Energy Certificates program will help push for innovative solutions. Role in achieving sustainability goals is local and international.
He added that the internationally recognized Clean Energy Certification Program enables companies operating in Abu Dhabi to contribute to achieving the country’s clean energy goals and supporting the goals of climate neutrality.
He continued, “In conjunction with the Year of Sustainability in the UAE, we have seen an unprecedented number of bids so far, confirming the interest of all parties in achieving the principle of sustainability in Abu Dhabi. and country, we invite all parties to participate in our next bid and demonstrate our readiness to contribute to addressing the phenomenon of climate change and to be an example for countries participating in the Conference of the Parties (COP28).
Notably, the Clean Energy Certification Program provides a competitive advantage to participating companies by holding certifications that comply with International Renewable Energy Certification (I-REC) standards and documenting their green credentials.
In 2023, a large number of companies participated in the clean energy certificate auction, including a large number of new sectors and interest from a diverse range of industries. Strategic Partnership Agreement for Clean Energy Certification with UAE Professional League. In addition to announcing its second participation as a Clean Energy Partner at the World Utility Conference to promote sustainability in the football industry, Clean Energy Certificates to deliver this strategic international event.
To participate in the next Clean Energy Certificate Auction on December 14, you can visit the website: https://www.ewec.ae/ar/CleanEnergyCertificatesOr contact the Clean Energy Certification Team at Emirates Water and Electricity Company by email.