events/EVU
Now is the moment for Dubai to evolve into a leader in clean, smart and sustainable city:
  • RTA already bought 300 hybrid taxi cars, which is 6% of the total taxi fleet. We are working to convert 50% of the taxi fleet to hybrid cars by 2021.
  • DEWA already implemented 100 electric-car charging stations. The authority had budgeted Dh10 million for the 100 charging stations.
  • Up to 10 % of the government bodies new vehicles will be electric and hybrid cars by 2020. Dubai Supreme Council of Energy and DEWA are already increasing this percentage.
  • During an interview, the CEO of Masdar announced that the UAE is investing $15 Billion in Clean Energy Company to create a “Silicon Valley of Cleantech”.