WETEX 2016 to see ‘largest display of green solutions’ in exhibition history
The upcoming Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2016), a leading industry conference and exhibition, will witness the largest display of green solutions in the exhibition’s history, according to the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA).
WETEX 2016 will be held from October 4 to 6 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of DEWA.
The exhibition is also taking place in conjunction with the first Dubai Solar Show, a new specialised event dedicated to the construction, operation, distribution, storage and management of solar energy technologies.
“To achieve the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum [Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai], WETEX is highlighting the importance of green solutions and their economic and environmental benefits to stakeholders in water, energy and environment. Year after year, the exhibition contributes to the implementation of the long-term national Green Economy for Sustainable Development initiative, by bringing new solutions in energy, water and environment under one roof in Dubai,” said HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA, and founder and president of WETEX.
WETEX targets a diverse range of institutions and customers. On coinciding with the first Dubai Solar Show, Al Tayer said: “The two exhibitions will showcase green building solutions, electric cars and DEWA’s charging stations, Smart grids, and many home appliances and eco-friendly products.
“A wide range of manufacturers, distributors and investors, products, concepts and services, will be present to support the objective of WETEX to establish the concept of sustainable development to preserve natural resource for generations to come.”