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The Green Building Newsletter

Newsletter - August 2014
  Issue 39
 
Dubai to retrofit old buildings to green standards
Dubai to retrofit old buildings to green standards
Dubai to retrofit old buildings to green standards
Dubai will start work later this year on a public-private sector plan to retrofit 100,000 buildings to meet green building standards, the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) said.During the...
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Dubai to retrofit old buildings to green standards
 
Dubai to retrofit old buildings to green standards
 
 
The World’s Largest Positive-Energy Building
The World’s Largest Positive-Energy Building
The World’s Largest Positive-Energy Building
The World’s Largest Positive-Energy Building
Reducing energy use through energy-efficient technologies and systems has become the norm. Real leaders are now creating carbon-neutral and positive-energy buildings. 2012 Zayed Future Energy Prize winner Schneider Electric is...
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The World’s Largest Positive-Energy Building
 
Region’s 1st green district cooling facility begins commissioning in Dubai
Region’s 1st green district cooling facility begins commissioning in Dubai
Region’s 1st green district cooling facility begins commissioning in Dubai
Empower’s facility to provide 45,000 RT of cooling services to developments in Business BayDubai-based district cooling services provider Empower has begun commissioning region’s first district cooling plant built in line...
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Region’s 1st green district cooling facility begins commissioning in Dubai
 
Region’s 1st green district cooling facility begins commissioning in Dubai
 
 
Do sustainable buildings really cost more?
Do sustainable buildings really cost more?
Do sustainable buildings really cost more?
Do sustainable buildings really cost more?
How much extra does it cost to fit out your office with all the latest green technologies?Environmentally friendly insulation, low-flush toilets and even onsite renewable energy generation may seem like...
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Do sustainable buildings really cost more?
 
Analysis: Building better
Analysis: Building better
Analysis: Building better
The United Arab Emirates has the third-largest ecological footprint in the world, with its 9mn citizens each requiring 8.4 global hectares.Combine this with carbon emissions totalling 20 metric tonnes (five...
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Analysis: Building better
 
Analysis: Building better
Wind Power Gets Down To 2.5¢ Per kWh In US
Wind Power Gets Down To 2.5¢ Per kWh In US
Wind Power Gets Down To 2.5¢ Per kWh In US
Wind Power Gets Down To 2.5¢ Per kWh In US
Wind Power Gets Down To 2.5¢ Per kWh In US
New data from the 2013 Wind Technologies Market Report produced...
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Wind Power Gets Down To 2.5¢ Per kWh In US
 
GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City wins ME Interior Design Award 2014 for best Corporate Space
GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City wins ME Interior Design...
GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City wins ME Interior Design Award 2014 for best Corporate Space
GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City wins ME Interior Design Award 2014 for best Corporate Space
GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City wins ME Interior Design Award 2014 for best Corporate Space
GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City, Abu Dhabi, has won...
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GE’s ecomagination Center in Masdar City wins ME Interior Design Award 2014 for best Corporate Space
 
Praise for green mosque project
Praise for green mosque project
Praise for green mosque project
Praise for green mosque project
Praise for green mosque project
DUBAI: The Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) on Wednesday...
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Praise for green mosque project
 
Newsletter - August 2014