"The UAE has amongst the highest Ecological Footprints per capita in the world"
"On land and in the sea, our forefathers lived and survived in this environment. They ... recognised the need to conserve it, to take from it only what they needed to live, and to preserve it for succeeding generations" HH Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan
'A green economy for sustainable development'.
Launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum in January 2012
Helping SME’s with green products or services to reach the right audience faster. Do you have a Green Event (Environmental, Sustainable or Clean Energy) that you would like to publicise in the UAE? Contact us for support.
The aim is to provide an independent and comprehensive resource of the widest range of information on Green and Sustainable products, companies and events specifically focused on the United Arab Emirates.
The goal of the Sustainability Business Network (SBN) is to promote collaboration between these organisations so that they in turn can provide truly comprehensive business solutions to their members and clients. SBN supports this collaboration and knowledge-sharing in three ways.
GulfNews: Abu Dhabi: Water and electricity tariff for both Emiratis and expatriates had been revised with effect from January 1, 2015, in an apparent move to minimise government subsidies.
Read more: http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/government/abu-dhabi-revises-water-and-electricity-tariff-1.1411802
Hotelier Middle East: In an interview with Hotelier Middle East, Green Globe CEO Guido Bauer has confirmed that Middle East hotels are increasing sustainable practices at three times the rate of any other global destination.
Read more: http://www.hoteliermiddleeast.com/21882-middle-east-hotels-lead-the-way-in-sustainability/?utm_content=buffer5cda9&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer
thenational.ae: AJMAN // A labour camp has harnessed the sun to generate power, save on its electricity bills and reduce the country’s carbon footprint.
Read more: http://www.thenational.ae/uae/environment/ajman-labour-camp-goes-green