Qatar’s first fish farm to undergo massive expansion
Qatar’s offshore fish farm uses floating cage technology to produce 2000 tons of fish annually, which is expected to double with the planned expansion.
UAE to host region's first zero-carbon ammonia plant
Abu Dhabi is set to have the region’s first green ammonia plant that will use green hydrogen and solar energy, resulting in CO2 emissions reduction by at least 600,000 tons per year.
Promising prospects for GCC’s green hydrogen
By capitalizing on its solar and wind resources, the region presents a solid potential for $200 billion green hydrogen economy that can create as many as 900,000 jobs.
Region’s largest solar-powered e-charging station
With more than 10,000 solar panels, Qatar will house Gulf region’s largest electric charging station with 4MW daily generation capacity.
KSA inaugurates pioneering green desalination project
Using 100% clean energy and reusable bottles, the world’s largest sustainable desalination plant will produce 2 million 330 ml water bottles per year.
Floating trash bins introduced in Qatar to curb sea pollution
Unique sea bins installed in Qatar will filter 2.3 billion liters of water over the year to collect microplastics, marine litter, oil, fuel and plastic fibers.
Qatar retailer prioritizes sustainability in operations
Lulu Hypermarket Qatar has become one of the first retailers in MENA to achieve sustainable operations certification under the GSAS green building framework.
$53 billion raised by carbon offsetting programs worldwide
During 2020, 64 carbon pricing programs collectively raised $53 billion to support GHG reduction projects, according to World Bank’s new report.