Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES), a global smart grid market leader with the industry’s leading Patagonia Energy Applications Platform (EAP ™), remarks the UAE’s plan to opt for clean energy sources and deploy smart grid and meter solutions that will increase the contribution of renewable energy to the total energy mix in line with the UAE Energy Plan 2050. The policy aims to increase the consumption of clean energy by 50 per cent and improve energy efficiency by 40 per cent which will contribute in saving nearly AED 700 billion.
It further states that the high-tech metering infrastructure also complements the newly launched UAE Centennial 2071 plan which strongly focuses on the deployment of innovative technology for the comprehensive development of the country to make it the best in the world.
The nation is currently preparing itself for a post-oil era where it will thrive on diversified revenue options by its 100th year in 2071. It aims to provide its people with better environment, bigger opportunities, and stronger communication to position it as the world’s best country. The strategies for diversified economy includes a strong focus on high quality education, emphasis on advanced information technology and engineering programs, and investment in research and development for sustainable growth.
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