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
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    DEWA to procure R&D solar module production line

    PV Magazine 27 Jan 2023
    ... solar R&D center at the massive 5 GW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park ... The facility, which spans 4,400 square meters, is the biggest solar testing and certification center in the United Arab Emirates....
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    Electric vehicles now mainstream, but no silver bullet

    Asiatimes 24 Jan 2023
    Countries like South Africa, though blessed with consistent wind and solar energy reserves, have virtually no infrastructure to support electric vehicles ... As part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, Regency and EVGateway unveiled a partnership to deploy 10,000 EV charging stations throughout the United Arab Emirates by 2030....
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    Visit Ras Al Khaimah: Here are 12 amazing reasons to head to this emirate now

    Gulf News 24 Jan 2023
    1 of 13 ... Image Credit. Shutterstock. 2 of 13. Go for a drive up to Jebel Jais ... The primary tourist attraction in the emirate, Jebel Jais (Jais Mountain) is one of the best spots to visit in the UAE for adventure enthusiasts ... Image Credit. Ahmed Ramzan/Gulf News ... The deck is powered by solar energy, in line with the emirate’s vision for sustainability ... ....
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    Why has Israel's winter been more like spring?

    The Jerusalem Post 24 Jan 2023
    Prof ... (credit. INSTAGRAM/JASON MURAWSKI JR/VIA REUTERS) ... Jordan – whose capital Amman gets water just once a week from the authorities – is landlocked, recognized this and in the past year signed an agreement with us and the Emirates that we trade desalinated water for electricity that they send to us from solar-power facilities ... Dr ... ....
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    Key takeaways from Abu Dhabi’s World Future Energy Summit

    PV Magazine 23 Jan 2023
    Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates are the most promising markets for big solar projects, with huge pipelines under development, while Lebanon and Yemen show promise due to chronic energy shortages ... “For this and next year, we should ship up to 8 GW of solar ......
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    UAE utility opens bidding for 1.5 GW of solar

    PV Magazine 19 Jan 2023
    Emirates Water and Electricity Co. (EWEC) has started accepting expressions of interest from pre-qualified developers to develop a 1.5 GW solar project in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates. EWEC has opened a call for proposals for the 1.5 GW Al-Ajban solar project from companies ......
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    UAE: First signal received from 'Sharjah Sat 1' in space

    Gulf News 18 Jan 2023
    Sharjah-Sat-1 is the first miniaturised satellite launched by SAASST on January 3 as part of a series of CubeSats that the UOS intends to launch in cooperation with several national institutions and organisations in the emirate of Sharjah. It will study the impact of solar radiation on the atmosphere. ....
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    Ethiopia signs deal with UAE's Masdar for 500 MW solar plant

    Reuters 18 Jan 2023
    ADDIS ABABA, Jan 18 (Reuters) - United Arab Emirates renewable energy company Masdar and Ethiopia have signed an agreement for the joint development of a solar project with a capacity of 500 megawatts, Ethiopia's prime minister said on Wednesday....
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    ADNOC announces world’s first fully sequestered CO2 injection project in carbonate rock

    Gulf News 18 Jan 2023
    The project is the latest in a series of decarbonization initiatives, including a landmark agreement for ADNOC to acquire 100 per cent of its grid power from the Emirates Water and Electricity Company’s (EWEC) nuclear and solar sources, making the company the first major oil and ......
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    MENA’s leading solar PV markets

    PV Magazine 17 Jan 2023
    The Middle East Solar Industry Association (Mesia) has reviewed the latest achievements of key PV markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in its newly published “Solar Outlook Report 2023." The report offers an overview of developments across the PV industry, including green hydrogen, floating solar, and robotic cleaning....
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    Zambia, UAE to develop $2 billion solar projects

    Reuters 17 Jan 2023
    Companies. Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSCFollow ... JOHANNESBURG, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Zambia's state-owned power utility Zesco has signed an agreement with the United Arab Emirates' renewable energy company Masdar to develop solar projects worth $2 billion, the southern African country's President Hakainde Hichilema said on Tuesday....
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    EMICOOL signs agreement to increase solar capacity by 238%

    Gulf News 16 Jan 2023
    Emirates District Cooling Company (EMICOOL), a joint venture between Dubai Investments, a leading investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Actis LLC, a leading global investor in sustainable infrastructure, has signed a Solar Photovoltaic System Leasing ......
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    Abu Dhabi plans first battery energy storage tender

    MEED 16 Jan 2023
    The emirate's first three solar plants exclude a battery energy storage system ... ....

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