22 November 2023
Etihad Energy Services and Prime Association Management Build Partnership to Drive Sustainable Practices in Dubai
Dubai, UAE: Etihad Energy Services is excited to announce a strategic collaboration with Prime Owners’ Association Management Services LLC, a joint initiative dedicated to advancing sustainable practices in Dubai. This was formally signed at WETEX & Dubai Solar Show 2023.
The collaboration highlights the view of Etihad Energy Services and Prime Owners’ Association Management Services LLC taking a crucial step towards cultivating a culture of environmental responsibility within the community.
Dr. Waleed Alnuaimi, Chief Executive Oﬃcer of Etihad Energy Services, expressed, “As we gear up for COP28, sustainability remains our central focus. Our collaboration with Prime Owners’ Association Management Services LLC reinforces our commitment to sustainability and aligns with Dubai’s environmental goals. The joint initiative focuses on showcasing the commitment of both organizations to championing sustainability in their respective sectors.
Dr. Waleed Alnuaimi, Chief Executive Officer of Etihad ESCO, expressed, “As we gear up for COP28, sustainability remains our central focus. Our vision of transforming Dubai into a global model of sustainability is further fortified by our collaborative efforts. We are set to introduce pioneering initiatives such as the installation of Energy-Efficient AC and Lighting Systems, Water Aerators, Drip line Irrigation, and a Solar PV System. This landmark agreement is projected to yield significant energy savings, with estimates of 384,642 kWh in electricity and 116,809 IG in water during the inaugural year, with a remarkable 77% decrease in energy consumption. Moreover, this strategic collaboration anticipates a significant carbon emission reduction of 153,857 kg CO2e. Aligning seamlessly with our commitment to accelerating Dubai’s journey towards sustainable and a greener future, we are setting a paradigm for the global community.”
Prime owners association has deployed two projects as a first phase, which will include the installation of the Meter management system and other retrofit projects. The initiative is projected to realize an energy saving of 879,000 kWh over the two projects during the project’s operational lifespan – which translates to a reduction of 402 Metric Tons of CO_2 emissions [according to a 2021 report from the International Renewable Energies Agency].
Lynne Akkawi, Chief Executive Oﬃcer of Prime Owners’ Association Management Services LLC said “We are excited about our collaboration with Etihad Energy Services. This initiative aligns seamlessly with our commitment to integrating green practices into our daily operations, enhancing eﬃciency, and reducing our environmental footprint.”
This collaboration illustrates the proactive steps both Etihad Energy Services and Prime Owners’ Association Management Services LLC are taking to lead by example in promoting sustainable practices. It marks a signiﬁcant step towards achieving more comprehensive environmental goals in Dubai, emphasizing the inﬂuential role of various sectors in driving green initiatives.