Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation PJSC (Empower) is the world’s largest district cooling services provider that develops, owns and operates world-class district cooling schemes in Dubai. Empower was established by Ruler’s Decree in 2003 as a joint venture and became a listed Public Joint Stock Company in 2022.
From the modest beginning of its operations in 2004 with a single temporary plant serving DIFC (the financial district of Dubai), Empower has grown exponentially over the two decades, with an impressive portfolio of major projects in place serving more than 110,000 corporate and individual customers in more than 1,460 buildings. Empower has a connected capacity of approximately 1.4 million refrigeration tons and a contracted capacity of approximately 1.5 million refrigeration tons by the end of 2022.
Being a pioneer in the global district cooling industry, Empower plays a key role in the implementation of environmentally friendly district cooling technology in the region, and leading the market in deploying a more sustainable method to cool buildings.