MoU for Hydrogen Equipment Manufacturing Complex

Broaden Energy, a prominent player in the renewable energy sector, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) to establish a hydrogen equipment manufacturing complex in the UAE. The complex will focus on the production of hydrogen generation, storage, and distribution equipment, leveraging advanced technologies to support the growing demand for clean energy solutions.

Climatiq, Epicor Partner to Reduce Supply Chain Carbon Emissions

Climatiq, an environmental impact measurement company, has partnered with Epicor, a global leader in industry-specific enterprise software, to tackle supply chain carbon emissions. This collaboration integrates Climatiq’s carbon tracking capabilities with Epicor’s supply chain management solutions, enabling businesses to measure, manage, and reduce their carbon footprints more effectively. By providing real-time data and actionable insights, the partnership aims to help companies transition towards more sustainable supply chain practices

Al Mulla Engineering receives the Schneider Sustainability Award

Schneider Electric launched the Schneider Electric Sustainability Impact Awards, designed to recognize and celebrate the efforts of organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to sustainability. The awards cover various categories, including energy efficiency, renewable energy adoption, and sustainable innovation. Al Mulla Engineering, a member of Al Mulla Group and the largest Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) construction services contractor, received the Schneider Electric Sustainability Impact Award for efforts made to support its customers in achieving their decarbonisation goals.

Emirates NBD Awarded LEED Certification

Emirates NBD has been awarded the prestigious Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification, recognizing its commitment to environmental sustainability and energy efficiency. The certification was granted for the bank’s headquarters, which features state-of-the-art green building technologies and sustainable design principles. Achievements include significant reductions in energy consumption, water usage, and waste generation.

Workshop Series on Oman’s Building Codes

The International Code Council (ICC) and the Ministry of Housing and Urban Planning (MoHUP) in Oman have launched workshops to enhance the country’s building codes. The initiative seeks to promote the adoption of modern, sustainable building practices and improve construction standards. The workshops will cover various aspects of building safety, energy efficiency, and environmental sustainability, providing stakeholders with the knowledge and tools needed to implement best practices.

Hilton, UNEP, and Winnow Collaborate for Green Ramadan Campaign

Hilton, the UN Environment Programme for West Asia, and Winnow joined forces for the Green Ramadan Campaign, an initiative aimed at reducing food waste during the holy month of Ramadan. The campaign focuses on raising awareness about the environmental impact of food waste and promoting sustainable consumption practices. Hilton hotels across the region implemented Winnow’s AI technology to track and minimize food waste, resulting in significant reductions.

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