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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    NIGERIA’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND ENERGY SECTOR OPTIONS 

    This Day 21 Jul 2024
    The licensing condition will encourage large-scale solar energy investments, such as the ‘Shams’, one of the world’s largest concentrated solar power plants built by TotalEnergies in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)....
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    Conserving water, preventing floods

    Dawn 19 Jul 2024
    WATER is an essential commodity and is central to life for sustenance ... In Iran, small ponds, or ‘hawz’, used to be a compulsory part in every home ... The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is also working on various water modification techniques, like cloud seeding and solar-powered desalination plants, for drinking and agricultural purposes ... Ghazala Anbreen ... ....
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    Abu Dhabi Energy Services, UAEU Launch Largest Solar Project in Education Sector

    The Arabian Post 18 Jul 2024
    Abu Dhabi Energy Services (ADES) and the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) have joined forces to inaugurate the UAE’s most expansive solar initiative focused on the education sector ... The newly launched solar project encompasses a comprehensive installation plan across various UAEU campuses, designed to harness solar energy efficiently....
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    Abu Dhabi Energy Services, UAEU launch country’s largest solar project in education sector

    The Gulf Time 18 Jul 2024
    Abu Dhabi Energy Services (ADES), a subsidiary of TAQA (Abu Dhabi National Energy Company), announced the commencement of a 9000-kilowatt peak (kWp) solar photovoltaic (PV) project for the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain. This project is the largest solar energy ......
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    TAQA’s ADES and UAEU launch largest solar project in education sector

    GCC Business News 18 Jul 2024
    Abu Dhabi Energy Services (ADES), a subsidiary of TAQA (Abu Dhabi National Energy Company), has revealed the commencement of a 9000-kilowatt peak (kWp) solar photovoltaic (PV) project for the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain. This project is the largest solar ......
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    Yemeni Citizens celebrate inauguration of UAE-supported power plant: 'UAE electricity has given us back the feeling that we are still alive'

    YemenOnline 16 Jul 2024
    Citizens of the southern governorate "Aden" celebrated the inauguration of Aden's solar power plant, the country's first strategic project fully funded by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ... My sincere thanks to the United Arab Emirates ... The 120-megawatt solar power plant is an important start to a strategic project with renewable and clean energy."....
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    A gulf between PV ambition and testing facilities

    PV Magazine 15 Jul 2024
    Across the MENA region, solar installations saw a 23% increase in 2023, according to the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA) ... The region’s solar industry has so far focused on large-scale PV, with the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and, more recently, Saudi Arabia now hosting several of the world’s largest solar installations....
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    Masdar Joint Venture Leads Construction

    The Arabian Post 10 Jul 2024
    The Emirate of Sharjah is poised to harness the desert sun with the groundbreaking of its largest solar power plant ... This shift towards renewable energy sources will ensure a more sustainable future for the Emirate ... The inauguration of Sharjah’s largest solar plant marks a significant development for the Emirate’s clean energy ambitions....
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    Sharjah lays cornerstone for its largest solar power plant

    Gulf Today 08 Jul 2024
    SNOC officials and dignitaries lay the cornerstone for solar power plant ... The Sharjah National Oil Corporation (SNOC), oil and gas industry executive arm of the emirate of Sharjah in the UAE, announced on Monday that it broke ground on the emirate's largest solar power plant....
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    Eximbank provides $150 mil. for UAE solar power generation project

    Korea Times 08 Jul 2024
    The Export-Import Bank of Korea (Eximbank) is providing $150 million in project financing for the Ajban solar power generation project in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the bank announced Monday ... This is the largest single solar power project ever secured by a Korean company, both in terms of facility capacity and project cost....
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    UAE's Adnoc says it cut 6.2 million tonnes in overall greenhouse gas emissions last year

    The National 05 Jul 2024
    The reduction included 4.8 million tonnes from using clean grid energy from solar and nuclear power, Adnoc said in its 2023 sustainability report on Friday ... The Emirates plans to invest up to Dh200 billion ($54 billion) over the next six years in the renewable energy sector as part of an updated energy strategy....
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