Middle East


$6 million boost for US-Israel cybersecurity collaboration

With cyber attacks on the increase, Israel’s Ben-Gurion University and Arizona State University are leading a consortium to develop new solutions.

Electromagnetic compatibility labs launched in Abu Dhabi

The Arab world’s first electromagnetic compatibility labs have been unveiled at Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute (TII).
siemens energy

It’s all about grid resilience

Both the Iraqi and the Irish governments have assigned Siemens Energy to find a solution to their grid reliability problems.
smart gas metering

Saudi Electricity finishes installation of 10 million smart meters

The Saudi Electricity Company has announced the installation of some 10 million smart electricity meters in a record time of less than 14 months.

Webinar recording: Smart metering | The evolution of STS

With more than 60 million STS prepayment meters deployed worldwide, the rapid advancement of two-way communications between metering devices has enabled the ongoing evolution of the STS technology to form part of an Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI).

IRENA highlights how Jordan can achieve energy security with renewables

A new report published by IRENA has identified a series of policy measures that can help advance the energy transition towards renewable energy in Jordan.