Kahramaa aims for 500 electric car charging stations by 2022

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Qatar’s efforts to go green have taken an active turn with the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) looking to set up 200 to 500 charging points for electric cars across the country by 2022."The charging points will be at shopping malls, residential areas, stadiums, parks and government...

This is how we can make a global green recovery – that also boosts the economy

www.weforum.org Targeted policies and investment in renewables and energy efficiency could boost the global economy by 1.1%, according to a report from the IEA.Its Sustainable Recovery Plan would also save 9 million jobs a year and reduce energy-related greenhouse gas emissions by 4.5 billion tonnes.Achieving this requires a global investment of $1 trillion annually over...

Virtual Tarsheed summer camp to begin on June 28

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The third edition of the Tarsheed Summer Camp will be from June 28 to July 23 under the slogan, “The Pulse of Qatar is Our Goal.”Being organised remotely due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the camp is an initiative of the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa), represented by...

Tarsheed wins 2 major global sustainability awards

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has won two prominent awards at the Global Good Governance (3G) Awards in its fifth edition, held through an online ceremony due to the Covid-19 situation, a Kahramaa press statement said. The awards were given to the National Programme for Conservation and...