Interface, a leader in the design and manufacture of carpet tiles, has won the ‘Most Sustainable Large Corporation’ title at the recent BGreen Awards ceremony in Dubai.
The event at Jumeirah Beach Hotel, was attended b
Creating a sustainable, solar energy industry should be a top regional priority, said a senior executive of First Solar, a leading energy company and exhibitor at the World Future Energy Summit.
“The Mena region obviously ha
Summertown Interiors, a leading sustainable fit-out contractor, presented its ‘Green in Action’ seminar to the region’s design, building and construction professionals at the Big 5 exhibition, taking place in Dubai.
UAE telecom operator du has released its second Sustainable Development Report 2012, which has garnered a B+ rating from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI).
The report conforms to the GRI G3.1 guidelines of the United National
Christina Marule owns a spaza shop - the equivalent of a corner store - in rural South Africa. Five years ago she was forced to keep her young son out of school while she travelled to the nearest market, a half day's trip away, to purchase p
The global energy industry must play a greater role in the transition to sustainable energy systems if United Nations development goals are to be met, warns a report launched by the World Energy Council (WEC).
The potential for bi
UAE-based telecom operator du said it has delivered on its promise to set a sustainable example by reducing paper usage, following the launch of an e-billing system in 2009.
The system aimed to cut back on the amount of paper used
Dubai Aluminium’s (Dubal) products have been declared suitable for sustainable building practices, as per applicable criteria defined by two internationally acclaimed bodies.
The declaration was made following assessment by
Students from nine schools that have been shortlisted for the 2013 Zayed Future Energy Prize in the newly instituted Global High Schools category are set to visit the UAE from January 14 - 17.
Winners of the Zayed Future
BASF, one of the world's leading chemical companies with a major pressence in the region, said its construction division has developed a new 'life cycle analyzer' software that helps to improve concrete characteristics.