As part of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) meetings with diplomats to foster bilateral relations and cooperation, and exchange knowledge, HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, received HE Simon Penney, UK Consul General to Dubai and the Northern Emirates, as part of an introductory meeting on the occasion of the Consul assuming his new position.
At the start of the meeting, Al Tayer welcomed the UK Consul General, wishing him success in his new diplomatic mission praising the depth of the Emirati-British relations.
Al Tayer highlighted the importance of increasing cooperation and advancing the contribution of British energy and water companies to projects in Dubai and the UAE. He also confirmed the role of the strategic cooperation between DEWA and British establishments in water, and renewable and clean energy.
The UK Consul General commended the bilateral relations between the UAE and the UK as well as DEWA’s continuing efforts to promote the energy sector in the UAE and Dubai. The UK Consul General praised the world class services and facilities provided by DEWA.