Case Studies

Case Studies

We would like to build a rich portfolio of case studies of projects from around the MENA region. If you have a case study you would like to share, please contact us.

Case Study: Retrofit of Radison Blu Dubai Greek by Energie GCC

The project aim was to retrofit the first five-star hotel in Dubai – Radisson Blu Deira Creek – by implementing an energy saving measure – a thermodynamic solar system for hot water generation. Download the Case Study here

Case Study: Off-grid Solar-Diesel-Battery Hybrid System with 1.5 Axis Tracker by Enerwhere

The project was implemented by CEBC member, Enerwhere, at Al Dhafra Recycling industries (ADRI) in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Download the Case Study here

Case Study: Solar Integrated Construction Micro-grids by Enerwhere

A project done by Enerwhere introducing power management and renewable energy into the power generation mix of the Uptown Dubai Tower. Download the Case Study here

Case Study: ISO 50001 Energy Management System – Areej Vegetable Oils & Derivatives S.A.O.C (AVOD)

Areej is a leading fast-moving consumers goods (FMCG) company in Oman,  introduced a Cost Reflective Tariff (CRT) for all large electricity consumers with greater than 150 MWhr of electricity consumption per year. In this case study, Areej presents the steps they followed towards obtaining and achieving the ISO50001. Download the Case Study here

A GIS-AHP combination for the sites assessment of large-scale CSP plants with dry and wet cooling systems. Case study: Eastern Morocco

In this paper, the suitability of the Eastern region of Morocco to host large-scale Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) plants was assessed by combining Geographic Information System (GIS) and the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP). Download the Case Study here.

Case study on policy reforms to promote renewable energy in Morocco

Being the largest energy importer in North Africa, Morocco is faced with the challenging task of meeting rising local energy demand while keeping its import bill under control. Download the case study here.

Masdar 10 MW Power plant, Abu Dhabi

At its connection, this was the largest Grid-Connected Solar Farm in the Middle East. Download the case study here.

Performance Evaluation of CdTe PV Modules under Natural Outdoor Conditions in Kuwait

This case study considers the unique issue of PV module performance in the harsh middle east conditions. Download the case study here.

Shams 1 Solar Power Project Financing Shines A Light On Renewable Energy In The Gulf

Standard & Poor’s credit analyst Karim Nassif discusses why they think renewable energy will grow in the GCC region, based on an analysis of the transaction of Shams 1 Solar Power Project in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Download the case study here.