Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced on Tuesday that it has completed a 7.5 million imperial gallons of water per day (MIGD) water pumping station powered by solar energy.
The station, implemented at a cost of 23 million UAE dirhams ($6.3 million), is located at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.
Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, said the pumping station uses the latest technologies for energy efficiency.
Abdullah Obaidullah, Executive Vice President of Water & Civil at DEWA, added that the pumping station fulfils the water demand of the different facilities and buildings at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park and nearby areas.
(Writing by N Madhura; Editing by Anoop Menon)
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