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Dubai to host conference on sustainability, green technologies

DUBAI, 4th July, 2017 (WAM) -- The key challenges facing the environment will be the underlying theme at the 19th edition of the Water, Energy,Technology and Environment Exhibition to be organised in Dubai on October 23rd-25th.The event, organised by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, for the 4th year running, will shed extensive light on the headwinds facing the water, energy and environment sectors in the region, with the participants to seek to come up with innovative eco-friendly solutions that support economic growth while preserving natural resources and protecting the environment.

Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA , said WETEX aims to "promote green solutions in the water, energy, and environment sectors at local, regional, and international levels by providing service providers, decision makers and our partners in the UAE and the region with a platform that shows the latest state-of-the-art technologies reached in these fields which are fundamental to national economy."

The event will feature the latest products, technologies, and solutions related to energy and water efficiency, as well as residential and commercial green-building solutions.

It aims to reinforce the eco-friendly trading as new green technologies are currently promoted in international markets. Through the conference, the participating companies and organisations will have firsthand experience of best-in-class eco-friendly practices for them to raise contributions to sustainable development.

WETEX will be attended by international companies, leading manufacturers, businessmen, distributors, and retailers from around the world to showcase the latest technologies and green solutions in the energy, water and environment sectors.

WAM/Hatem Mohamed