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Press Release

Frank Wouters, Director of the EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network talks about changes in the energy relations between Europe and the Middle East. This series of interviews is part of the 5th edition of Visualizing Energy forum & exhibition during the 2017 EU Sustainable Energy Week in Brussels.

The EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network and the GCC Interconnection Authority (GCCIA) organised a two-day high level workshop on Electricity Interconnections and Trading in Manama, Bahrain on 21 and 22 May 2017. 

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), in cooperation with the EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network, and in association with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and other organisations from the European Union (EU) and Gulf Cooperation Council Countries (GCC), has organised an inception meeting and training workshop on 15-16 May 2017 in Dubai to discuss establishing the ‘GCC Solar Photovoltaic Testing Centres Network.

The Press Release in Arabic is avalaible here.

Mr. Frank Wouters, Network Director, was interviewed by the DubaiEye Radio within the Middle East Electricity 2017 (MEE 2017) event. During the interview Mr. Wouters provided insights in regards to clean energy technology trends. 
You may follow the link to access the interview.

On Tuesday, 17 January 2017 in Abu Dhabi fruitful discussions took place at the Forum on Clean Energy Opportunities and Challenges in the GCC region, which was co-organised by the UAE Ministry of Energy, the Gulf Cooperation Council Secretariat General, the EU-GCC Clean Energy Network and the DG Energy of the European Commission.

Productive discussions on clean energy cooperation during first EU-GCC Clean Energy Network consultation workshop in Dubai.
The EU-GCC Clean Energy Network and the Clean Energy Business Council sign MoU to foster enhanced reliance on clean energy solutions across the GCC

The GCC and the European Union to foster clean energy partnership during event in Dubai.
The EU-GCC Clean Energy Network and the Clean Energy Business Council will sign a MoU at the Network’s 1st Working Groups’ Consultation Workshop