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Construction Week June 2022 issue

The Art of Designing Energy Efficiency with Net Zero

Rome was not built in a day, or so the saying goes; In November 2021, the UAE pledged to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 and, in doing…


Existing Building Commissioing

What is Existing Building Commissioning?

There comes a time in every project’s life when energy efficiency dwindles and is in need of upgrades and retrofits. Through a systematic…


EIA in KSA

Importance of EIA s in KSA

An Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) examines and evaluates a proposed project or development's possible and probable environmental…


Tilal Al Ghaf’s Sales & Experience Centre wins BREEAM 2022

Tilal Al Ghaf’s Sales & Experience Centre Wins at BREEAM 2022

We are proud to announce that the Building Research Establishment (BRE) has awarded Majid Al Futtaim’s flagship community Tilal Al Ghaf’s…


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Two Ways to Increase Solar Power Generation in the Middle East

What are the best ways to increase solar power generation in the Middle East? Here's what you need to know. In March 2022, the world…


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BREEAM Certification: Everything You Need to Know

Heard of the green building certification system BREEAM and want to know more? This article gives you a quick rundown of everything you…


Environmental Social Governance ESG

What Is ESG, and How Does It Contribute to Businesses and Investors?

What is ESG and why is it important? Businesses have been vastly affected by the pandemic, and it has opened our eyes towards new conducts…


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What are Sustainable Building Materials? Characteristics & Benefits

What are sustainable building materials?  In building design, the selection of materials is an essential and critical element of the actual…


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GHG Emissions: Everything You Need To Know

What are GHG emissions? A greenhouse gas (or GHG for short) is any gas in the atmosphere that absorbs heat and thereby keeps the planet's…


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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability: How Can CSR Be Sustainable?

How do Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainability work together? In today’s article, you learn what Sustainable Corporate Social…