Climate

UAE, US form Expert Group to lead bilateral clean energy partnership

January 15, 2023

Abu Dhabi, 15th January, 2023 (WAM) - - At a briefing today for business and climate leaders during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, the UAE and the US officials announced the formation of an Expert Group to govern the Partnership for Accelerating Clean Energy (PACE). Led by UAE Co-Chair Dr.

Following presidential directive, Mansour bin Zayed appoints COP28 UAE President-Designate

January 12, 2023

UAE and US ‘joining forces to lead world in climate agenda’, says energy envoy

November 9, 2022

The UAE and the US can work together to accelerate the world’s shift away from a reliance on oil and gas while at the same time boosting sustainable economic growth, the US energy envoy Amos Hochstein said on Tuesday.

The US special envoy and presidential co-ordinator for international energy affairs on Tuesday signed in Abu Dhabi — on behalf of the US — a strategic partnership with the UAE to invest $100 billion to produce 100 gigawatts of clean energy by 2035.

Presidents of UAE, US meet virtually to discuss joint initiative to accelerate energy transition

November 2, 2022

President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, met virtually today with United States President Joseph R. Biden Jr. The two leaders reaffirmed the depth of the U.S.-UAE strategic relationship and addressed global challenges including energy security.

US and UAE Sign Multibillion-Dollar Pact to Create Clean Energy

November 1, 2022

The US and the United Arab Emirates announced a renewable-energy pact on Tuesday they say could lead to $100 billion of investments globally.

The so-called partnership for accelerating clean energy was signed in Abu Dhabi. It’s designed to ensure the creation of 100 gigawatts of renewable power by 2035 -- roughly double what was built in Europe and North America combined in 2020.

U.S.-UAE Signing of the Partnership for Accelerating Clean Energy

November 1, 2022

The United States and the United Arab Emirates have signed in Abu Dhabi a major new clean energy framework – the “Partnership for Accelerating Clean Energy” (PACE).  This memorandum of understanding is an important step forward in our joint efforts to accelerate our collective movement toward clean energy.  It will catalyze $100 billion in financing, investment, and other support, allowing us to accelerate toward a goal of deploying 100 gigawatts of clean energy by 2035.

Statement by White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on the U.S.-UAE Partnership to Accelerate Transition to Clean Energy (PACE)

November 1, 2022

Today the United States joined with the United Arab Emirates in taking a bold step toward the resilient, affordable clean energy future the world needs. Our new Partnership for Accelerating Clean Energy (PACE) will catalyze $100 billion in clean energy financing in both countries, as well as robust commercial investment and other support for the emerging economies whose clean development is both underfunded and essential to the global climate effort. Through PACE, the U.S.

UAE and U.S. reach deal for $100 billion in clean energy projects

November 1, 2022

ABU DHABI, Nov 1 (Reuters) - The United States and United Arab Emirates have reached an agreement to spend $100 billion on clean energy projects with a goal of adding 100 gigawatts globally by 2035, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Tuesday.

UAE, US sign partnership to catalyse $100 billion of investment in renewable energies, clean technologies

November 1, 2022

ABU DHABI, 1st November, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has witnessed the signing of a comprehensive strategic partnership between the UAE and the US to accelerate the energy transition, advance shared climate goals and strengthen global energy security.

Bill Gates says Middle East can be key to world's renewable energy drive

October 6, 2022