Solar

Solar may refer to:

Astronomy

  • Of or relating to the Sun
    • A solar telescope is a special purpose telescope used to observe the Sun
    • A device that utilizes solar energy (e.g. "solar panels")
    • Solar calendar, a calendar whose dates indicate the position of the earth on its revolution around the sun
  • A solar telescope is a special purpose telescope used to observe the Sun
  • A device that utilizes solar energy (e.g. "solar panels")
  • Solar calendar, a calendar whose dates indicate the position of the earth on its revolution around the sun
  • Solar Maximum Mission, a satellite
  • SOLAR (ISS), an observatory on International Space Station
  • Other uses

  • Solar (Taeyang album), 2010
  • Solar (Red Garland album), 1962
  • Solar (comics), an American fictional comic book character
  • "Solar" (composition), attributed to Miles Davis
  • Solar (novel), by Ian McEwan
  • Solar (room), a place in many medieval homes
  • Solar, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
  • Solar, Erode, India
  • Solar, Iran
  • Solar 2, a 2011 video game
  • Solar Entertainment Corporation, a Philippines television and radio media company
  • Latest News for: Emirates solar

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    Dubai on track in deal with UK monorail firm

    Arab News 27 Mar 2020
    Dubai has enlisted the help of a UK company in a bid to modernize the emirate’s transport system by building a monorail ... Meanwhile, Abu Dhabi is constructing Masdar City, a vast development centered on moving the emirate away from oil dependence, being both car-free and relying chiefly on solar electricity for power....
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    Why is the UAE, where solar energy is abundant, about to open four nuclear reactors?

    MENA FN 11 Mar 2020
    (MENAFN - The Conversation) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is building the world's largest concentrated solar power plant , capable of generating 700 ... ....
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    UAE on the verge of solar panel tipping point, says expert

    Gulf Daily News 04 Mar 2020
    Next-generation “efficient luxury” PV solar modules are poised to take centre-stage on building facades across the emirates and beyond, simultaneously ending the tradition of solar power solutions being placed out of sight on rooftops, stated Dr Hamidreza Peshevar, ......
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    Emirates' $87m Australian resort reopens after bushfires

    Arabian Business 18 Feb 2020
    Emirates’ One&Only Wolgan Valley resort in Australia, which was temporarily closed during the country’s devastating bushfires, has reopened ... Tim Stanhope, general manager, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley, said ... Emirates Group invested over 125 million Australian dollars ($87.4m) building the resort....
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    From Dubai to Mars, with stops in Colorado and Japan

    Indian Express 18 Feb 2020
    Hope is instead an effort by the United Arab Emirates, an oil-rich country smaller than Maine and one that has never sent anything into the solar system ... It was part of the Emirates’ plan, when petroleum no longer flows as bountifully, to invest its current wealth in new “knowledge based” industries....
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    UAE’s first floating solar power plant launched in Abu Dhabi

    Gulf News 17 Feb 2020
    The UAE’s first floating solar power plant will begin energy production this week in Abu Dhabi ... Powering Nurai Island Micro-Grid with Floating Solar on Sea Water Enerwhere. The project aims to pave the way for floating renewable energy solutions in the emirates ... Advantages of a floating solar power plant....
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    What the UAE's energy mix will look like in the decades to come

    The National 06 Feb 2020
    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has set a string of world records for the cheapest solar power, and has been followed by the newly-reorganised Emirates Water and Electricity Company, which is currently tendering a giant two-gigawatt solar farm in Al Dhafra ... Both emirates ......
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    Abu Dhabi finalising next solar IPP location

    MEED 29 Jan 2020
    Emirates Water & Electricity Company has been assessing various sites for the emirate's third solar IPP scheme. The post Abu Dhabi finalising next solar IPP location appeared first on MEED ... ....
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    Mark your calendar for these celestial events in 2020

    The Keene Sentinel 25 Jan 2020
    Solar eclipses happen when the moon blocks the sun for a narrow path here on the Earth ... Technically, an occultation is any time one object hides another — so a solar eclipse is actually an occultation of sorts ... Annular solar eclipse in Africa and Asia ... The interceding moon won’t fully block out the sun, which would constitute a total solar eclipse....
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    Abu Dhabi to invite consultancy bids for next solar IPP

    MEED 21 Jan 2020
    Abu Dhabi has been assessing various site options for the emirate's third major solar independent power producer scheme. The post Abu Dhabi to invite consultancy bids for next solar IPP appeared first on MEED ... ....
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    South Korean power company eyes $650m renewable energy project in Indonesia

    The Jakarta Post 20 Jan 2020
    Shares ... They estimated the hydropower plant development to cost US$650 million. “If every condition is reasonable, KOSPO will be an equity investor ... Earlier this month, Indonesia secured $6.8 billion from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to develop, among other projects, two oil refineries and one floating solar power plant ... Topics .. ....
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    Sanad Powertech wins maintenance contract from Shams Power company

    The National 18 Jan 2020
    Abu Dhabi's Sanad Powertech, a wholly-owned unit of Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Investment Company, won a maintenance contract from the emirate's Shams Power Company ... operational concentrated solar power plants in the world ... Sanad signs new deal with Emirates on aircraft maintenance....
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    Abu Dhabi seeks best mix in energy drive

    Gulf News 17 Jan 2020
    To this end, Abu Dhabi’s latest solar photovoltaic (PV) plant made a significant power contribution in 2019 to the capacity mix and bringing the emirate closer to its 7 per cent renewables target for 2020. Not only did the solar plant position the emirate on the global map as a ......
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