Posts Tagged ‘sustainable development’

Dubai’s Parks to Soon Run on Solar Power

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Dubai Creek at Night (Rokaszil / Creative Commons)

Dubai’s parks will soon run on solar power in the near future if the words of Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality are to be believed. The project to cover all the parks under solar electricity has commenced with gradual completion expected. This initiative is Dubai government’s one of the first baby steps toward sustainable development where it plans to reduce the consumption of power using alternative energy like solar power. (more…)