OVER THREE QUARTERS OF A CENTURY
Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services is a division of Abdul Latif Jameel, a diversified family owned business, founded in 1945, which today celebrates a 75-year proven investment and commercial heritage. Abdul Latif Jameel has a presence in around 30 markets on six continents and is engaged in a wide range of business sectors. It employs around 11,000 people from over 40 nationalities.
Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services was formed in 2012, to spearhead investment in a more sustainable future and is today engaged in the generation of utility-scale renewable energy solutions including solar wind and storage through FRV; and water solutions including desalination, water and wastewater treatment solutions and environmental services through Almar Water Solutions.
It is currently the leading developer of photovoltaic solar energy in the GCC region and a world leader in photovoltaic solar energy.
ENERGY STORAGE &
WATER SOLUTIONS: DESALINATION / WATER & WASTEWATER TREATMENT
Almar Water Solutions was created in 2016 by Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services to expand its solutions portfolio into multiple water industry sectors creating a team with a proven management and technical international pedigree in this field.
Almar Water’s mission is to respond to the growing need for potable water by implementing a sustainable program of desalination and purification, wastewater treatment, reuse and recycling.
We also focus on collaborative development of hybrid renewable power and reverse osmosis desalination plants to minimize the energy consumed in water production and to reduce the carbon footprint of the desalination process. We continually driving ourselves to innovate and constantly seeking to harness latest technological advances to improve our capabilities.
“Advancing human potential is a business imperative at Abdul Latif Jameel. From their earliest days, their founder, the late Abdul Latif Jameel, pioneered active and positive social change in their local communities and far beyond, giving people the power to improve their lives and the lives of those around them.
Community Jameel invests in training, job creation, and businesses aimed at helping communities transform themselves. They also support and showcase art and artists to inspire and nurture people worldwide. The organization understands the importance of empowering the individual, and of fostering talent, to build a sustainable and self-sufficient society. Through their initiatives, they are dedicated to providing opportunities to members of the community and supporting them to achieve their dreams and to establish and advance their careers – to turn aspirations into a practical reality.
A tradition since 1945
In 2020, the Jameel family marked 75 years of business and philanthropy by committing to advancing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. For more about the past 75 years, and the family’s vision for the future, visit jameel75.com.