Interview: Hussain Al Nowais Chairman, AMEA Power
We spoke to Hussain Al Nowais in London, where he is transiting following visits to Senegal and Togo. Al Nowais is the trusted, go-to person in the United Arab Emirates when it comes to African affairs. His family holding company, Al Nowais Investment controls many businesses such as the Rotana Group, one of the country’s leading hospitality groups, along with DANWAY, and AMEA Power.
Apr 17, 2019
UAE’s AMEA Power Achieves Financial Close On 50MW Al Husainiyah Solar Park In Jordan
AMEA Power has reached financial close and will begin the construction of the $74mn Al Husainiyah Power Plant, a 50MW greenfield solar park in Ma’an Governorate (~200 km south of Amman) in Jordan. The commercial operation date is scheduled for Q4 2020 and will supply 42,000 households with affordable clean energy and avoid at least 100,000 tonnes in annual CO2 emissions.
Apr 17, 2019
Jordan’s renewable energy projects to generate 2,400 MW by 2021
Earlier this year, UAE-based AMEA Power began construction on the 50 MW Al Husainiyah Power Plant in Jordan, a greenfield solar park in the Ma’an Governorat.
May 26, 2019
UAE-Based AMEA Power Ventures Into Sub-Saharan Renewable Energy Market
The UAE-based renewable energy developer AMEA Power has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Republic of Chad for a 120MW PV project.The MoU was signed by AMEA’s Chairman, Hussain Al Nowais, and Chad’s Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Mahamat Hamid Koua. Former Chadian Prime Minister, Kalzeubet Pahimi Deubet, was also in attendance for the signing.
Fec 06, 2019
Togo inks deals with Emirati firms Al Dahra Holding and AMEA Power
On the second day of President Gnassingbé’s trip in the United Arab Emirates, two major Emirati groups committed to invest in Togo’s agriculture and energy sectors respectively.
Mar 14, 2019
UAE-based AMEA Power explores Sierra Leone’s investment opportunities
The United Arab Emirates-based AMEA Power, an energy producing giant, is exploring investment opportunities in Sierra Leone, a top official disclosed on Tuesday. Hussain J. AI Nowais, Chairman of the company whose interest is focused in Africa, Middle-East and Asia, is currently heading a delegation on a visit to Sierra Leone. According to a release from the presidency, Mr AI Nowais met with President Julius Maada Bio at State House on Tuesday where he officially expressed his interest in investing in the country.
Feb 02, 2019