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UAE-based cleantech Nadeera has won a $100,000 grant as part of PepsiCo’s Greenhouse Accelerator Programme.
As the most populous country in the Middle East, Egypt produces the largest quantity of plastic waste at an average of 5.4 million tonnes...
Egypt-based cleantech startup Plstka, has raised an undisclosed Seed funding round from Alexandria Angels Network, in addition to a...
Azza Yahia is part of the investment team at Five One Labs, an incubator based in Iraq
Cleantech is a term initially coined in the 1990s...
Five One Labs
The UAE government is determined to become a regional hub for clean energy development and production, encouraging the adoption and...
Source: The National
Dubai-based solar company Enerwhere raised Dh1 million ($940,000) in less than a week via a crowdfunding platform...
In 2016, electric car sales hit a new record with over 750,000 sales worldwide. The same year also witnessed the highest number of electric...
Solar panel units, satellite dishes and water tanks are no longer the only trademarks of residential rooftops. Two-meter high wind turbines...
The Egyptian cleantech ecosystem is a few years behind its cousin, pure tech, but the sector is beginning to show signs of consolidation....
This year COP22 succeeded in shifting into a real platform for action for the development of innovation and entrepreneurship - in Morocco,...
In less than ten years, MENA’s waste production will outpace comparable economies in South Asia and Africa.
Egypt may have effectively killed off any interest in industrial scale solar, but a group of people passionate about the cause believe...
Twenty-two-year old Syrian inventor Yaman Abou Jeib has the entrepreneurship community buzzing over him, and for good reason too.
Yaman Abou Jeib
Here’s a roundup of what we’ve been reading this week on those new Pixel phones that do stuff with the flick of a wrist,...