Dubai Launches Ambitious Clean Energy Strategy for 2050
October 17, 2022 | EP. 181 | Clean Energy, MENA Region, Net ZeroJoost Smulders, Chief Investment Officer at Dubai Green Fund
Dubai Green Fund (DGF) is the funding pillar of the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy for 2050, which has set some ambitious goals for the next 30 years. These include goals for Net Zero Emissions and establishing Dubai as a hub for ESG and Green Economy investment in the MENA region. Joost Smulders is Chief Investment Officer at DGF and my guest today on The Sustainable Finance Podcast (SFP). We’re going to talk about why the Dubai Government, anchored by Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), has launched this impact investment firm.