Microsoft launches center of excellence to promote innovation and sustainability in the energy industry

In a virtual event, Microsoft kicked off Microsoft Energy Core, a center of excellence for energy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The facility aims to contribute towards the environmental sustainability of the industry, in line with the company’s global commitment towards climate innovation. Microsoft Energy Core hinges on four pillars: 

(a) Enabling digital transformation and digital innovation capacities by creating a world-class energy executive briefing, and solutions development center 

(b) Building coalitions and seeking strategic collaborations through a vibrant industry board

(c) Closing the skills gap and enhancing employability by skilling and reskilling for digital readiness

(d) Improving sustainability and societal impact by actively pursuing the development of innovative solutions built on artificial intelligence (AI)