Emirates Group – Annual Environmental Report 2015-16
This sixth annual report measures and tracks the Group’s environmental performance, as well as identifying examples of best practice across the Group’s international operations.
Updated: 12 December, 2016
Giving up beef can reduce carbon footprint more than cars!
Beef’s environmental impact dwarfs that of other meat including chicken and pork, new research reveals, with one expert saying that eating less red meat would be a better way for people to cut carbon emissions than giving up their cars.
Updated: 12 September, 2016
Corporate Responsibility or Corporate Sustainability?
Over the past twenty years, many terms (such as corporate responsibility, corporate social responsibility, corporate citizenship, responsible competitiveness, corporate sustainability and many other) have been used to describe the same concept: An organisation should aim at profits while ‒ at the same time ‒ take into account the impact of its operation on community, environment, […]
Updated: 21 March, 2016
Meet SeaVax, a solar-wind powered ship that could suck up all plastic waste in oceans
SeaVax works like a vacuum and it could suck up 24,000 tons of Ocean plastic every year! With more plastic than fish expected in our oceans by 2050, cleaning up this mess seems like an impossible task. But a team of inventors from Sussex, England have developed a novel solution. The SeaVax is a solar- and wind-powered ship that can suck up plastic waste. The inventors at […]
Updated: 13 March, 2016
Meet the Ghaf Huggers: the Bishnoi community
This past days we have been planting many Ghaf trees in Dubai and Sharjah, taking part in the Give a Ghaf Tree Planting Program and World Planting Week activities. Today I received a very special email that opened my heart and taught me a new lesson: “Good morning, I am native of India and feeling […]
Updated: 06 March, 2016