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Making the UAE Construction Industry Carbon Neutral


Dubai is
witnessing its second green conference, arranged by the American University
in Dubai
(AUD) and Sesam
Business Consultants
to raise awareness amongst local businesses about
global warming and carbon neutrality, especially
targeting the construction sector.

The conference is also a major event because it practically
demonstrates the concept
of carbon neutrality
to UAE firms by offsetting carbon emissions generated
from the conference event. The AUD also accounted for carbon emissions resulting
from transportation of delegates and from catering vehicles, to make the whole
demonstration a perfect case study for others.

Amongst the participants of the conference are many
architects, real estate consultants and other professionals belonging to the
construction industry. The conference specifically aims at introducing a green building trend within the
UAE construction industry.

At this moment, Dr. Linda Nubani
of the AUD
said,

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