7 August 2019
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Chairman of the Dubai Future Council on Energy chaired its second meeting. This Council is one of Dubai Future Councils that were launched under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum , Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai , Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, and Chairman of The Board of Trustees of Dubai Future Foundation (DFF).Dubai Future Councils were launched as a futuristic platform dedicated to keeping abreast of global trends, prospecting the future and development of Dubai’s key sectors over the next 50 years.
During the meeting, HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer reviewed the strategies of the Dubai energy sector, the action plan of the council, its key functions that include setting a plan for the sector in addition to keeping abreast of the global trends in the energy sector, as well as exploring the best practices, experiences and opportunities to enhance the sector in Dubai. His Excellency also stressed that potential challenges to be studied, solutions to be developed and provided for decision makers, in addition to formulating developmental recommendations and launching supportive projects and initiatives.
“In line with the vision and directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and as outlined in the 50-Year Charter that shapes the future of Dubai after 50 years , Dubai Future Council on Energy is set to plan for the future of the sector and explore the opportunities to make Dubai the most sustainable city in clean energy according to our strategies at both local and federal levels, including the UAE Centennial 2071 and the UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda,” said HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Chairman of the Dubai Future Council on Energy.
Dubai Future Councils are supervised by Dubai Future Foundation and aim to look into the future of Dubai’s vital key sectors. The Councils include experts and specialists specialized in exploring the future and public and private sectors leaders both locally and globally. The Councils focus on promoting knowledge and expertise sharing to find efficient solutions to different challenges, launching national initiatives and strategies to explore existing and future opportunities. The Councils include an elite of experts and specialists specialized in exploring the future and leading figures from the government and private sectors in the UAE.