Dubai Electricity & Water Authority
Winners of the 2022 Business Innovation Award; Excellence in Innovation Award; Outstanding Customer Service Award
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) (هيئة كهرباء ومياه دبي) is a public service infrastructure company that was founded on 1 January 1992 by Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The objective of the state-run company is making available to the people of Dubai an adequate and reliable supply of electricity and water.
As a significant part of the Government of Dubai, their main core objectives include:
- Establishing, managing, operating, and maintaining electricity generation and water desalination plants and power, as well as water transmission and distribution networks in Dubai.
- Developing and maintaining water resources and supplying drinking
- Supporting the vision of the Government of Dubai to promote sustainable development by driving energy and water use efficiency and investing in alternative energy sources.