February 27, 2015 9:13 PM ET


Company Overview of Dubai Electricity And Water Authority

Company Overview

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Dubai. It also produces potable water principally through a desalination process, and distributes it to end users in Dubai. As of August 31, 2010, the company had installed electricity capacity of 7,829 megawatts and installed water desalination capacity of 330 million imperial gallons a day. In addition, it involves in the acquisition, management, operation, and maintenance of central cooling plants and related distribution networks to provide district cooling services. Further, the company manufactures preinsulated pipes primarily for district cooling. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority was founde...

Wafi Mall

PO Box 564


United Arab Emirates

Founded in 1959


971 4 601 9999


971 4 324 8111

Key Executives for Dubai Electricity And Water Authority

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Director
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Projects & Engineering
Executive Vice President of Generation Power & Water
Executive Vice President of Water & Civil
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Dubai Electricity And Water Authority Key Developments

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority Announces Earnings Results for the Year 2014

Dubai Electricity And Water Authority announced earnings results for the year 2014. For the period, the company made a net profit due to shareholders of USD 1.45 billion in 2014, up from USD 1.27 billion in the previous year 2013.

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority Announces Completion of the Initial Phase of the Water Reservoir Project in Al Lusaily

Dubai Electricity And Water Authority announced the completion of the initial phase of the water reservoir project in Al Lusaily, which has the capacity of 120 million gallons of desalinated water. The $66.9 million project will boost the city's water reserve to 790 million gallons to overweigh the daily consumption by locals.

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority Launches New Water Pipeline Project in Palm Jumeirah

Dubai Electricity And Water Authority has launched a new water pipeline project in the Palm Jumeirah, in line with its strategy to enhance its infrastructure and meet growing demand for its services across Dubai. Valued at AED 57.7 million, the new project includes the planning and laying of 600/900 mm-diameter water-transmission pipes, over a total length of 3 kilometers. The project is part of Dewa’s strategic objective to enhance the reliability and efficiency of its water distributions networks, and to provide a reliable water infrastructure necessary to enable the development and growth of Dubai. The project will be carried out in accordance with a pre-planned programme, and is expected to be completed within 18 months. The main objective of the project is to enhance production and operational capacity, support water transmission networks and increase water flow to meet an increasing demand for water for current and future projects in the crescent area of the Palm. This will also contribute to Dewa’s efforts to promote sustainable development.

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