WGES

AcronymDefinition
WGESWashington Gas Energy Services (Herndon, VA)
WGESWorking Group on Education Statistics (Association for the Development of Education in Africa)
WGESWestinghouse Government Environmental Services (Carlsbad, NM)
WGESWest Green Elementary School (West Green, GA)
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"Participating in the 6th edition of WGES as a Global sponsor comes within the framework of the implementation of our ambitious strategy, in line with the UAE Green Growth Strategy, which contributes towards the achievement of the UAE Vision 2021," said Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower.
The steering committee of the sixth edition of WGES held a meeting chaired by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, Managing Director and CEO of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), and Chairman of WGES, where the committee meeting discussed the objectives, agenda and pillars of the summit that will focus on supporting sustainable development journey, increasing international collaboration to move into a global economy and adopting green systems and latest innovation.
Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, is participating as a global partner in WGES 2018 and which is coinciding with WETEX 2018 and the 3 rd Dubai Solar Show 2018, held under the umbrella of 'Green Week'.
WGES facilitates the exchange of knowledge and highlights new technologies that can drive the growth of the green economy, including improvements in energy efficiency, energy conservation and waste reduction.
Organisers of WGES made the announcement as the UAE joins the worldwide celebration of the United Nations' International Youth Day marked August 12, 2018, in growing recognition of the need to engage the youth in decision-making processes and other activities that affect them.
Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, vice chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy and chairman of WGES said: "Focusing on new mechanisms, including crypto currencies, block-chain technologies, robotics, machine learning and Internet of Things (IoT), WGES will discuss the role of technology and how it serves as an incentive to promote green economy."
WGES 2017 will cover a number of sessions which will discuss the role of the financial services industry for the promotion of the green economy, and how innovative financing solutions are changing the green economy landscape.
"We're very excited to participate at the upcoming WGES. At Empower, we're trying to raise the bar on building district cooling efficiency and our participation at WGES will not only help us to spur new ideas, but also shape the industry by presenting information on the benefits of district cooling technology," said Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower.
Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) has announced that it will be participating in the fourth edition of the World Green Economy Summit (WGES 2017).
The organizing committee of the fourth World Green Economy Summit "WGES 2017," which will be held under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, vice president and prime minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai, organized by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), and the World Green Economy Organization (WGEO) in collaboration with global partners, has announced that the summit will be held on Oct.
The first green summit to be held in the MENA region, WGES aims to promote public-private partnerships in green trade and investment.
For two years now, Dubai has hosted the World Green Economy Summit (WGES) to continue its march to achieve its ambition to become the "global capital of the green economy", facilitate a platform for green leaders to discuss partnerships and develop cleaner and green initiatives.