Dubai Electrical energy and Water Authority (DEWA) has added a brand new accolade to its file of world achievements by successful the ‘Progressive Energy Know-how of the 12 months 2020’ award on the sixteenth Asian Energy Awards, thought of one of the crucial prestigious electrical energy awards in Asia. That is in recognition of its Thermodynamic Digital Twin Fuel Turbine Clever Controller (GTIC), a world first.
A staff of Emirati engineers from DEWA, in collaboration with Siemens Power, developed the GTIC which makes use of digital twinning, Synthetic Intelligence (AI) and Machine Studying (ML) to manage the Fuel Generators at M-Station in Jebel Ali, the biggest energy and water desalination plant within the UAE. The system has improved effectivity, elevated technology capability, lowered gas consumption and emissions. It’s anticipated to avoid wasting round AED 17 million a 12 months, when absolutely utilized.
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, counseled the brand new achievement and highlighted DEWA’s dedication to the imaginative and prescient and directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai to realize the Nationwide Innovation Technique. The technique was launched by His Highness to make the UAE one of the crucial modern nations on the planet; and aligns with the Dubai Plan 2021 for the Emirate to develop into a metropolis of blissful, artistic, and empowered individuals.
“The award is very necessary as a result of it recognises the distinctive capabilities and expertise of Emiratis. It’s a new world recognition that enhances the UAE’s place and consolidates its competitiveness in all areas. DEWA promotes innovation amongst its staff and all society members. It adopts innovation in its work by way of an institutional strategy and is transferring steadily in the direction of the following 50 years by constructing a sustainable future,” mentioned Al Tayer.
Final 12 months, DEWA received three trophies on the fifteenth Asian Energy Awards for Sensible Grid Undertaking of the 12 months; Transmission & Distribution Undertaking of the 12 months; and Environmental Improve of the 12 months. In 2018, DEWA received for Transmission & Distribution Undertaking of the 12 months and Sensible Grid Undertaking of the 12 months.