Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) recently announced it has completed its smart transformation less than a year after the Smart Dubai initiative was announced by Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
DEWA‘s initiative enables the management of Dubai’s utilities and services using smart and connected services.
The utility’s smart app had an adoption rate of 40.5% at its launch in 2010.
According to Dubai Media Office, this number has grown to 65% as of Q1 2016.
The following pages outline the smart services offered by DEWA to its employees and customers, as well as the initiatives implemented by the utility to promote efficient sustainability in Dubai.
1. Corporate smart app (Smart Office)
2. Shams Dubai
3. The Rammas Initiative
4. The Sirb Initiative
5. Smart Meters and Grids