Dubai plans to set up Middle East’s largest solar energy manufacturing plant
During the Green Dubai World Forum 2008, the city of Dubai announced its plans to set up the region’s largest solar energy manufacturing plant.
During the Green Dubai World Forum 2008, the city of Dubai announced its plans to set up the region’s largest solar energy manufacturing plant. Solar Technologies FZE will begine the Middle East’s largest solar panel plant and the plant’s announcement came after the United Arab Emirates proposed adoption of green building legislation.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey