DEWA waives off new connection charges for commercial and industrial customers

DEWA waives off new connection charges for commercial and industrial customers

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has announced that the new connection charges for connections of up to 150kW for commercial and industrial customers have been waived off for the next two years. The move is aimed at boosting Dubai’s economy.

The announcement comes soon after DEWA achieved 100 percent in all criteria of the Getting Electricity indicator in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2019 report. The report measures the ease of doing business in 190 economies around the world. Connections of up to 150kW are done in just one step within seven days. It is for the second consecutive year, the UAE is maintaining its first global ranking with scores of 100 percent in all Getting Electricity indicators in the World Bank’s report.