22 November 2022
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), welcomed a high-level delegation from Johnson Controls International, headed by George Oliver, Chairman and CEO. The meeting was attended by Waleed Bin Salman, Executive Vice President of Business Development and Excellence at DEWA, and Marwan Bin Haidar, Executive Vice President of Innovation and The Future at DEWA.
The visit aimed to enhance cooperation between the two organisations in line with DEWA’s efforts to support the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 and the Dubai Net Zero Carbon Emissions Strategy 2050 to provide 100% of Dubai’s total power production capacity from clean energy sources by 2050. It also supports the objectives of Digital DEWA to promote clean and renewable energy production and provide the best digital services based on Artificial Intelligence (AI).
During the meeting, Al Tayer noted that the cooperation with Johnson Controls supports DEWA’s work to establish a global benchmark for buildings that achieve a balance between development and the environment by monitoring energy efficiency using AI.
Johnson Controls has been a strategic partner for Digital DEWA’s subsidiary Moro Hub (Data Hub Integrated Solutions LLC), working on ambitious initiatives, including implementing pioneering technologies in Al Shera’a Building, DEWA’s new headquarters.