|Country:||United Arab Emirates|
|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)|
|Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:||Multi-Sectoral Policy|
|Agency:||Abu Dhabi Executive Affairs Authority, Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority, Masdar Institute, Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council, Regulation and Supervision Bureau, Department of Municipal Affairs|
|Energy Efficiency Description:|
The Abu Dhabi government is evaluating demand-side management programs related to the cooling load through a series of pilots and studies. For instance, the pilot focused on the impact of optimizing maintenance of large AC systems (no capital investments) demonstrated the potential for consumption reductions of 27%. The government is developing a “comprehensive cooling plan," detailing implementation of programs.
Last modified: Wed, 25 Sep 2013 12:27:50 CEST