• Green Careers:

    Pursuing a Sustainable Career Path / Future Green Careers

    Breakfast Briefing - 27th of October, 2014
    Learn and network at the Sustainability Business Network Breakfast Briefing, to be held at The British University in Dubai.

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  • Advanced Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO)

    Professional Training
    Dubai- 4-6 November, 2014

    a 3 day interactive training providing an excellent international qualification for professionals aiming for a successful career in Sustainability and CSR.

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  • Emerging Solar Rooftop Market in MENA

    The Opportunities Explained
    November 06, 2014| Dusit Thani Dubai

    Half day Seminar focused entirely on the extent of the rooftop opportunity, the best approach to Structures and the financing models.

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Welcome to GreenEmirates

GreenEmirates.org is the online Directory developed by GreenEmirates Sustainability and Clean Energy Consultancy based in Dubai, UAE. 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.. Read more »

  • "The UAE has amongst the highest Ecological Footprints per capita in the world"

    EWS-WWF

  • "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

Water Efficiency Programs

Renewable EnergyWater saving options include low flow and waterless urinals, low flush and dual flush toilets, tap aerators, electronic sensors, aerated shower heads for offices, homes, hotels, factories. 

 

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Renewable EnergyEnergy Audit enables identification of Energy Efficiency opportunities including HVAC (AirConditioning), LED and other Lighting, Lighting Sensors, Fresh Air Intake linked to Carbon Dioxide Sensors, Heat Pumps and Solar Hot Water systems, Solar Power Lighting, Solar Air Conditioning.

 

Waste Reduction and Recycling

Renewable EnergyWaste Audit will identify areas to reduce and reuse waste, as well as opportunities to sort and recycle useful material. Metal, Glass, Plastic, Paper, Batteries, Food can all be recycled. Zero waste to Landfill is the ultimate target.

Abu Dhabi: Rooftop solar panels installed on 15 buildings in Abu Dhabi are generating clean energy, which help reduce carbon emissions caused by power generation from fossil fuels.
Read more: http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/environment/abu-dhabi-s-clean-energy-boost-from-rooftop-solar-panels-1.1391269

thenational.ae: The UAE has huge potential to diversify its power production by harvesting solar power.
Read more: http://www.thenational.ae/uae/technology/sunrise-promises-a-brighter-future

Dubai: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the launch of a $1 million global award and the establishment of the UAE Water Research Agency to find sustainable solutions to water scarcity across the world.
Read more: http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/general/new-uae-water-agency-and-global-award-launched