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Katara Towers to become the first hotel development with GSAS 5 Stars rating

GORD has awarded Katara Towers in Lusail Marina District with a provisional certificate for GSAS Design & Build 5 Stars rating.

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GORD trains stadiums operators and facility managers to ensure sustainable operations

Sustainability experts from GORD have concluded the GSAS Operations CGP Workshop held at Al Janoub Stadium.

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Dust control strategies implemented by Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup stadiums for conserving the environment

Posted by on Jul 13,2020

Not sure how to tackle air pollution caused by your projects? These are some simple strategies any project can learn from the World Cup stadiums in Qatar.

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GSAS D&B 5-Star rating awarded to Qatar Foundation’s Education City Stadium

Posted by on Jun 22,2020

Qatar Foundation’s Education City Stadium is the first World Cup venue to receive GSAS Design & Build 5-Stars rating.

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More than 50 sustainable construction projects completed in Qatar during 2019

Posted by on Mar 19,2020

From World Cup stadiums to metro stations, Qatar in 2019 added a significant stock to its sustainable built environment.

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Deploying Solar: Key considerations for PV projects in the Gulf region

Posted by GORD on Jul 24,2019

Design, sizing, installation methods, panel types, cost, life cycle and usage of PV Systems.

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Qatar’s Al Janoub Stadium emerges among world’s most sustainable stadiums with outstanding GSAS rating

Posted by GORD on Jun 13,2019

Ten sustainability facts you should know about Qatar’s Al Janoub Stadium.

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QUIZ: Are You Living A Sustainable Lifestyle?

Posted by on Aug 05,2018

Take this quiz to find out if you are living a sustainable lifestyle. Don't forget to share your result with your friends.

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Ten sustainability facts you probably didn’t know about the National Museum of Qatar

Posted by on Oct 10,2019

Did you know that 50% of the NMoQ’s building materials have been derived from recycled sources? Or that 98% of the waste generated during the museum’s construction had been diverted from landfills?

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List of the Most Family-Friendly Neighborhoods in Qatar

Posted by on Jul 25,2018

Here is a list of Qatar’s residential areas that are most suitable for family living. You can choose from a wide range of sustainable residences according to your lifestyle preferences.

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Water recycling in the Middle East – are there multiple solutions?

Posted by GORD on Jan 24,2017

On average a Qatar resident uses nearly 600 litres of water a day*, making the country one of the highest consumers of water globally.

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Carbon Capture and Storage in the MENA region - what is the future?

Posted by GORD on Jan 18,2017

What do we do with the greenhouse gases that we produce?

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What is the Solar Energy Potential in the GCC?

Posted by GORD on Jan 15,2017

According to International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), close to 60% of GCC’s surface area has excellent suitability for solar PV deployment.

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