Abu Dhabi, May 23,
2022– Al Masaood Power
Division, part of the Al Masaood Group, one of Abu Dhabi’s leading business
conglomerates, is set to mark a new chapter in its sustainability journey with
the upcoming launch of SHAMS+ (SHAMSPLUS), its full-fledged charging solution
for electric vehicles (EVs) and hybrid marine vessels. It is the first such
innovative solution to be fully manufactured in the UAE.
solution with multiple-user capability, will provide sustainable battery
charging through solar energy at the highest charging speed starting from 25
minutes. The ultra-fast charging solution will serve as a solar
power system, with an extensive network of charging stations that can
cater to all battery charging needs of the automotive and maritime sectors.
the smart internet-based and mobile ventures, which are seen to help accelerate
the decarbonisation of the global transportation and maritime communities, are
distinct with their automatic matching voltage fluctuation for stable charging.
customers with the highest convenience and efficiency, it also operates
cordless for better flexibility and easier installation in various urban and
rural locations, including agricultural areas, as well as in marine ports and
Masaood Power will also set up a majlis and rest areas within the charging
stations for a comfortable on-the-go experience. The solution will be unveiled
at the Electric Vehicle Innovation Summit, which is taking place in Abu Dhabi
on May 23-25, 2022, and is expected to launch
by the third quarter of 2022.
Bartenschlager, General Manager of Al Masaood Power, said: “With this unique,
first-of-its-kind project, we aim to deliver better access to
connectivity-enabled and seamless plug-and-charge experience. This is yet
another high point in Al Masaood Power’s non-stop efforts to contribute to
electrification and green mobility as the future of transportation. It will
precipitate wider adoption of EVs and marine vessels in the country and the
rest of the Gulf region, thereby reducing carbon emissions and helping
fast-track the goals of the UAE Net Zero 2050 strategic initiative.”
a pioneer, we also want to highlight that such a value-added solution is an
addition to our growing large-scale energy solution projects that are completely
made in the country. It also reflects our commitment to innovation,
best-in-class technology and infrastructure that will help build a sustainable
future in the Emirates and the region,” he added.
Power, which is the first to introduce the UAE-made, hydrogen-powered flying
boats, is the country’s oldest specialty business in power solutions.
Established in 1970, it was the first to bring a world-class electric generator
to Abu Dhabi. It is also a pioneer in energy generation, offering leading power brands such as MTU, Leroy-Somer and Volvo Penta generators and
after-sales services to the UAE and Bahrain.