"Single Buyer and Seller of Water and Electricity"

ADWEC's Role

ADWEC is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) and is the single Buyer and Seller (Procurer) of Water and Electricity in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

ADWEC's role is to ensure that sufficient production capacity is available to meet all reasonable demands for Water and Electricity and these are procured economically.

This role is fulfilled through long-term Demand Forecasts, Generation Expansion Planning, Power and Water Purchase Agreements (PWPA) with the Producers and annual Bulk Supply Tariff (BST) agreements with Distribution Companies (DISCOs).

ADWEC purchases the main fuel (natural gas) from Fuel Suppliers and provides it to the Producers.


ADWEA Group of Companies will be amongst the top quartile performers worldwide in water and electricity utilities by 2020


Ensure the sustainable supply of water and electricity to support the vision of Abu Dhabi Government


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