February 27, 2013
WFES 2013 is the world’s foremost annual event dedicated to advancing energy efficiency and clean technologies. It was held from 15th to 17th January 2013 at Abu Dhabi, UAE under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. WFES includes a world class summit, an international exhibition, the Project & Finance Village, the Young Future Energy Leaders program, corporate meetings and social events.
At this event, GRUNDFOS showcased its energy efficient products at 2 locations – GRUDNFOS STAND and at ECO HOME.
Mr. Martin Lidegaard, Danish Minister for Energy (second from left) visited our stand and was briefed about the Grundfos solutions. Mr. Rajesh Kumar, Senior Sales Manager – U.A.E. (first from left), Mr. Rajat Mathur (third from left), Sales Director – Gulf Region, Mr. Parind Bhakshi (fourth from left), Product Manager and Mr. David McMillan (fifth from left), Director-Business Development STAR Region. Besides the many visitors to our stand, a few key people are Mr. Martin Lidegaard, Danish Minister for Energy and Ex-Danish Prime Minister Mr. Lars Lokke Rasmussen.
Our products were exhibited under 3 concepts – INNOVATION (Magna3 & S Tube), RENEWABLES (Renewable Solar Inverter - RSI), and ENERGY / WATER CONSERVATION (Demand Driven Distribution Demo & Dedicated Controls).
Grundfos was one of the few companies and the ONLY Pump brand, who was approved to showcase the pumps systems in the ECO HOME. The following pump systems were exhibited: HYDRO MULTI S 2 CM 5-4, SE (with S Tube), Hydro CRE , ALPHA 2 and UPS
There was a good response for our extended Solar Pumping Solution with new RSI, which was also covered in the NEW PRODUCTS GUIDE distributed to all visitors in the exhibition. Live enquiries were received during the exhibition from different parts of the Middle East.