Tag: UAE

BioD Group commission’s UAE’s largest biodiesel refinery

BioD Group commission’s UAE’s largest biodiesel refinery

September 7, 2021 |

In the UAE, in line with the UAE’s latest initiative ”Operation 300 Billion. Make it in the UAE”, BioD has announced the commissioning of a biodiesel refinery in Dubai, Jebel-Ali Free Zone.  The 30,000 metric ton per annum capacity refinery here is the second plant of the BioD group. The first, similar operation, started in […]

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ENOC Link to offer mobile fueling station supplying biodiesel amongst other fuels

ENOC Link to offer mobile fueling station supplying biodiesel amongst other fuels

July 27, 2021 |

In the UAE, ENOC Link, the digital mobile fuel delivery service for businesses in the UAE by ENOC Group, announced its plans to roll out its new and world-first eLink Station across the UAE.  The eLink Station is a mobile fueling format that will enable motorists and customers easy access and convenient fueling services. It […]

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Dubai’s traditional Abras to run on B5

Dubai’s traditional Abras to run on B5

June 8, 2021 |

In the UAE, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has designated a station at Sabkha Marine Transport Station for supplying biofuel (Biodiesel 5) to traditional Abras operating on Dubai Creek, as of July this year. This decision has been taken following the successful trial operation last year where five traditional Abras used to be powered […]

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Siemens dives into blue hydrogen in UAE with two major collaborations

Siemens dives into blue hydrogen in UAE with two major collaborations

January 19, 2021 |

In the UAE, Siemens Energy and Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala), the Abu Dhabi state-owned global investment firm, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the intention of creating a strategic partnership to drive investment and development of advanced technology, manufacture of equipment, and green hydrogen and synthetic fuel production. The initial focus of activity will […]

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Rochester Institute of Technology Dubai teams with Jubail Pearl to develop regional biofuel sources

Rochester Institute of Technology Dubai teams with Jubail Pearl to develop regional biofuel sources

January 14, 2021 |

In the UAE, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai has joined forces with Saudi-based engineering group, Jubail Pearl, to establish a long-term partnership that aims to generate sustainable sources of fuel to help diversify the region’s energy supply for a post-oil era. The collaboration was sealed with the recent signing of a Memorandum of Understanding […]

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Emirates receives newest A380 partially flown on SAF

Emirates receives newest A380 partially flown on SAF

December 7, 2020 |

In the UAE, Emirates welcomed MSN A6-EVL, its 116th A380 as the first of three A380s to join its fleet in 2020. The aircraft arrived in Dubai in the early hours of Saturday morning, powered by a blend of conventional jet fuel and sustainable aviation fuel. The delivery flight for the newest member of the […]

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Uniper Energy teams with Neutral Fuels to provide maritime biofuel in Fujairah

Uniper Energy teams with Neutral Fuels to provide maritime biofuel in Fujairah

November 24, 2020 |

In the UAE, Uniper Energy DMCC (UED) and Neutral Fuels have announced that they will collaborate to provide maritime biofuel in Fujairah, UAE. Both leaders in their fields, UED supplies very low sulfur fuel oil (VLSFO), and Neutral Fuels, winner of the ADIPEC 2020 Company of the Year Award in the Solutions to Climate Change […]

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Green Biofuels Ireland looks to Middle East for biodiesel feedstock

Green Biofuels Ireland looks to Middle East for biodiesel feedstock

November 9, 2020 |

In the UAE, Zawya news agency reports that Green Biofuels Ireland is on the hunt for new feedstock supplies and as part of that has opened an office in Dubai to help boost its supply chain. The company currently uses tallow and used cooking oil to feed its 34,000 metric ton per year biodiesel facility […]

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Neutral Fuels launches mobile app to better control UCO for McDonald’s

Neutral Fuels launches mobile app to better control UCO for McDonald’s

November 4, 2020 |

In the UAE, Neutral Fuels has created a bespoke mobile app to enable tighter control of the collection and delivery of used cooking oil for its flagship UAE customer, McDonald’s. Thousands of liters of used oil are collected from McDonald’s Dubai restaurants every day and delivered to the Neutral Fuels refinery. Here, the waste oil […]

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Emirates to use biofuel for up to one-third of crew ground transportation

Emirates to use biofuel for up to one-third of crew ground transportation

October 12, 2020 |

In the UAE, Emirates has revealed that nearly a third of its dedicated fleet of transport buses for cabin crew in Dubai will now operate on biofuel, taking another step forward on its environmental mission to reduce emissions. The airline’s contracted service provider, Al Wegdaniyah, has committed to operating all road trips with biodiesel provided […]

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