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How Abu Dhabi plans to reduce power, water usage

Abu Dhabi Power Corporation has announced the launch of Abu Dhabi Energy Services Company

How Abu Dhabi plans to reduce power, water usage

The new company will form part of ADPower’s portfolio of companies working towards the transformation of Abu Dhabi’s water and electricity sector.

Abu Dhabi Power Corporation (ADPower) has announced the launch of Abu Dhabi Energy Services Company (ADES) which will focus on reducing power and water usage in the emirate.

The new company will form part of ADPower’s portfolio of companies working towards the transformation of Abu Dhabi’s water and electricity sector, a statement said.

The company will enable the retrofitting of existing buildings to help reduce their energy and water consumption, it added.

Jasim Husain Thabet, CEO and managing director of ADPower, said: “We are pleased to launch Abu Dhabi Energy Services Company, which aims to support the growth of the energy services market and meet the increasing need for energy-efficient solutions in the emirate.

"In line with our continuing commitment to furthering Abu Dhabi’s sustainability agenda, the establishment of ADES will serve as an important milestone in ADPower’s mandate to transform the Emirate’s water and electricity sector.

“By remaining focused on implementing sustainable solutions for our broad base of customers, we will continue to ensure that the sector remains efficient, reliable, value-generating and fit for Abu Dhabi’s future,” he added.

ADPower is a public joint stock company overseeing the financial and operational performance of Abu Dhabi’s water and electricity sector. Its subsidiaries include Emirates Water and Electricity Company, Abu Dhabi Transmission and Despatch Company, Abu Dhabi Distribution Company, Al Ain Distribution Company, Al Mirfa Power Company and Abu Dhabi National Energy Company.

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