Category: Solar Energy

Solar Power Blazes Bright in Oman: New Report Unveils Investment Opportunities

Image Source: PV Europe SolarPower Europe’s latest report, “Exploring Solar Investment Opportunities in Oman,” shines a light on the country’s promising solar energy sector. This comprehensive guide is designed to attract international investors and unlock Oman’s full solar potential. Investor’s Guide to Oman’s Sun: The report provides in-depth analysis of Oman’s business environment, economic trends, […]
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Oman Gears Up for Net Zero with Carbon Market and Monitoring Platform

Image Source: Oman Sustainability Week The Oman Sustainability Centre (OSC) is taking a bold step towards a carbon-neutral future by launching two key initiatives: a carbon market and a greenhouse gas (GHG) monitoring platform. Leading the Charge: OSC Project Director, Khalid Salim al Ghammari, emphasized the Centre’s role in supporting Oman’s transition to a Net […]
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Oman Cement Embraces Sustainable Future with Waste-to-Energy Plant

Image Source: Oman Observer Oman’s leading cement producer, Oman Cement, is taking a significant step towards sustainability by building a waste-to-energy facility at its Misfah complex. This innovative project aligns with Oman’s Vision 2040 goals and the company’s decarbonization efforts. Harnessing Waste for Energy: The plant will utilize Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF), a processed form […]
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Oman Paves the Way for Solar Power with Groundbreaking Polysilicon Project

Image Source: GPSC Oman took a significant step towards becoming a leader in the renewable energy sector with the groundbreaking ceremony for a new polysilicon factory in Sohar Port and Freezone. United Solar Holding Inc. celebrated the launch of this landmark project on March 11, 2023. This massive project, valued at over RO 520 million […]
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Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre Goes Green with Rooftop Solar Power

Image Source: ShareAmerica The Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) has taken a significant step towards becoming a leader in sustainable event hosting. They have signed an agreement with TotalEnergies Renewables Distributed Generation Middle East & Africa (DG MEA) to install a massive rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) system. This 4.6-megawatt-peak (MWp) solar project is expected […]
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Launch of Green Energy Oman project eyed in early 2030s

Green Energy Oman (GEO), one of the biggest green hydrogen projects planned for implementation in the Sultanate of Oman, is slated to come on stream sometime in the early part of the next decade, according to energy supermajor Shell. GEO, backed by a multinational consortium with Shell as its lead operating partner, is among six […]
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Oman Power and Energy Forum highlights the Sultanate’s remarkable progress on energy transition

Source: News The second edition of the annual three-day Oman Power and Energy Forum commenced at the Grand Millennium Hotel in Muscat and discussed developments in energy transition in line with Oman Vision 2040. The forum, held under the patronage of the Ministry of Energy and Minerals, attracted over 400 delegates from Oman, GCC region […]
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LARGEST SOLAR PHOTOVOLTAIC PROJECT UNDERWAY IN THE SULTANATE OF OMAN

Image Source: ENRSouthest The Manah 1 project, in line with the “Oman Vision 2040” will increase power generation capacity through renewable independent power projects. From an energy perspective, the Sultanate of Oman is probably better known as an oil and gas developer, but it also competitive in the solar and wind energy space, having recognised […]
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OCEC taps TotalEnergies for solar power

Image Source: TotalEnergies The Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) has officially signed an agreement with TotalEnergies Renewables Distributed Generation Middle East & Africa (DG MEA), a wholly owned affiliate of TotalEnergies, to develop a rooftop solar photovoltaic project that will enable OCEC to become Oman’s premier green venue. The 4.6 megawatt-peak (MWp) solar rooftop […]
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Oman Powers Up with Largest Solar Farm for Desalination

Image Source: Arabian Daily News A landmark project in Oman’s energy landscape has been unveiled: the country’s biggest solar photovoltaic (PV) farm dedicated to a desalination plant. Boosting Water Security and Sustainability: This innovative project, a collaboration between Veolia and TotalEnergies, is a major stride forward in two key areas for Oman: Water Security: Located near […]
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