Committed to Sustainability

Environment social and governance values are a thread that run through the heart of our corporate strategy. As a National low-carbon champion and a key decarbonization enabler in the UAE our emissions reduction goals represent a credible step towards achieving net zero and are a demonstration of our commitment to catalyzing the energy transition. We are well on the way to achieving our medium and long-term sustainability ambitions while enabling wider decarbonization across the UAE economy. At TAQA we are driven by a commitment to aligning our strategy with sustainable development, climate action and a just energy transition for all.

Jasim Husain Thabet
Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Our greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets and broader ESG strategy reflect TAQA’s evolution into a true low-carbon power and water champion and a pillar of national decarbonization. We recognize our responsibility as a major regional utility to lead decarbonization efforts and we will be unwavering, both in our pursuit of the opportunities presented by climate action and in our commitment to ESG principles.

30% renewable energy in our portfolio by 2030, up from the current 5%
25% reduction in global scope 1&2 greenhouse gas emissions compared to 2019
33% reduction in UAE scope 1&2 greenhouse gas emissions compared to 2019
2/3 of water production using highly efficient reverse osmosis by 2030, to help decouple water desalination from gas-fired electricity generation
25% reduction in water distribution losses by 2030 compared to 2021
30% women in management, up from the current 16% across the group
2.7 terawatt hours and 9 million cubic meters of water saved by 2030 through demand side management

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Supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals

TAQA’s ESG targets are closely aligned with that of the United Nation’s Sustainability Development Goals (UN SDGs). TAQA is committed to do its part in closing the gap towards achieving the UN Sustainability Development Goals as outlined here:

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Our Impact

We strive to provide value to stakeholders and communities around the world.

We pride ourselves in being active participants in the communities in which we operate. Our core focus areas include women’s empowerment, education, health and environment.
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Engagement
We are committed to understanding our environmental impact, creating sustainable solutions and mitigating our environmental footprint.
Environment
The health and safety of our workforce is our number one priority. We have created a robust framework to manage key risks and to prevent incidents.
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