June 5th, 2012
Dubai, UAE, 5th June 2012: On the occasion of the World Environment Day (WED) 2012, Emirates Central Cooling Corporation (Empower), the largest district cooling service provider in the region, has urged private and public sector entities as well as the community organizations to make preservation of environment a top priority.
Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower, said: Preserving environment is a critical necessity, not a luxury that we can do without. Environmental degradation is the biggest challenge that is threatening the world today, and this is reflected in the drastic climate change we are witnessing today.”
Bin Shafar added that district cooling services is at the forefront of cooling solutions that ensures sustainability and conserves energy resources.
Empower is guided by the directive of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to conserve the environmental resources in the Emirate of Dubai. Empower provides district cooling systems as an alternative to the conventional AC systems. Its solutions lead to energy saving and environmental conservation, while at the same time lowering operations and maintenance costs.
Empower serves a range of large-scale real estate projects in Dubai. The company is looking at diversifying its services and products of efficient energy systems it provides to its customers.
Bin Shafar added that Empower has succeeded in increasing the footprint of usage of district cooling in Dubai though widening its use in residential, commercial, offices and hotels.
Empower tops the list of companies providing district cooling service in the region. The company adopts a clear strategy to preserve environment through aggressively disseminating district cooling technology and conducting campaigns to highlight its strategic value to the individuals as well as the wider society.