Articles tagged with 'Environment' | Emirates

Media Centre Emirates (Environment)

2022
July
18,
2022
| 09:48 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Bustanica has unveiled its 330,000sqft environmentally controlled farm facility, with an investment of US$40 million.Bustanica will annually save in excess of 250 million litres of water and produce over 1 million kgs of produce that are free of pest...
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March
03,
2022
| 11:29 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE 3 March 2022: For almost 20 years, Emirates has helped support a sustainable and balanced ecosystem at the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve (DDCR) through an ongoing investment of over AED 28 million (USD $7.6million). The funding has hel...
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2021
March
03,
2021
| 08:32 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Success stories at Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and Emirates Wolgan Valley showcase results of decades-long investmentEmirates SkyCargo champions zero tolerance policy on illegal wildlife tradeDubai, UAE, 3 March 2021: On the occasion of World W...
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2020
December
07,
2020
| 07:47 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 7 December 2020: Emirates has welcomed MSN A6-EVL, its 116th A380 as the first of three A380s to join its fleet in 2020. The aircraft arrived in Dubai in the early hours of Saturday morning, powered by a blend of conventional jet fuel and...
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2019
June
17,
2019
| 07:19 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 17 June 2019 – Emirates has made a network-wide commitment to reduce single-use plastics on board its aircraft. As of June 1st, eco-friendly paper straws have been introduced and all Emirates flights will soon be plastic straw-free. Th...
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June
03,
2019
| 19:40 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai – 04 June 2019 – To mark World Environment Day, Emirates gave its old advertising billboards in South Africa a new lease of life, transforming the PVC Flex material into hundreds of reusable bags. In an effort to spread the message of sustainab...
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April
22,
2019
| 07:18 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley protect valuable wildlife ecosystems and provide sustainable tourism experiences Emirates supports United for Wildlife’s efforts to tackle the illegal wildlife trade, and has si...
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2017
February
28,
2017
| 03:49 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 28 February 2017 Emirates has started field-testing an innovative decision support technology that allows it to better manage operations, safety and environmental performance in the face of extreme and disruptive winter weather.  Worki...
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January
17,
2017
| 07:54 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE - Emirates has introduced new sustainable blankets made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. The soft and warm blankets are made using ecoTHREAD™ patented technology and is now available in Economy Class on all long-haul Emirates flights. ...
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2016
December
12,
2016
| 06:30 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 12 December 2016, The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates airline and dnata, has published the sixth annual environmental report outlining the Group’s environmental performance for the financial year 2015-16. The report, audited by ...
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January
27,
2016
| 09:48 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 27 Jan 2016 – The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates airline and dnata, has released its fifth annual environmental report for 2014-15. Audited by PricewaterhouseCoopers, the report presents environmental performance data across a ...
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2015
November
03,
2015
| 05:31 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE: Two massive Emirates A380 jets take to the skies this week, wearing special livery in support of United for Wildlife, a global collaboration that unites the efforts of the world’s leading wildlife charities in the fight against the illega...
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March
04,
2015
| 07:43 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai: March 4, 2015 – On the back of its successful debut project, Emirates has announced the continuation of its ‘A Greener Tomorrow’ initiative for a second year, allocating USD 150,000 to support environmental or conservation-based not-for-profit...
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