Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) is the sole procurer of water and power within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and beyond, with the mandate to ensure the supply of water and power to consumers. EWEC is part of ADQ, one of the region’s largest holding companies with a diverse portfolio of major enterprises spanning key sectors of Abu Dhabi’s non-oil economy. EWEC was formed in November 2018, succeeding the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Company (ADWEC).
To support UAE demand for water and electricity, we procure supply from 17 plants across the UAE (13 current and four in the near future), including conventional power plants as well as two solar power plants, one of which is the largest single-site solar power plant in the world.
To be the leading contributor of clean, efficient water and power supply, utilising transformative innovations, that supports the goals of the energy sector in Abu Dhabi and the UAE.
To ensure support and commitment to the government of Abu Dhabi, and the government of the UAE by enabling the reduction of cost whilst also providing the increased security that comes from a larger and more integrated system.
To deliver a secure water and power supply, acting as the intelligent, reliable entity between the creation and use of power and water in the UAE.
To be a leader of change within the energy sector, advancing sustainable, efficient and environmental water and power supply, supporting the goals of UAE Water Security Strategy 2036, and UAE Energy Strategy 2050.