Go-Green.ae announces the second ‘Go Green Networking’ event in Dubai

Go-Green.ae has announced the second ‘Go Green Networking Event’ for ‘Green Industry’ professionals, CSR executives, environmentalists and eco-enthusiasts. The event will be held on 26th December 2010 from 7-9 pm at the Fairmont Dubai.

According to Sharad Agarwal, CEO of Go-Green.ae, “We are pleased to invite members from the government and private sector organisations to join the networking event. The primary objective of this event is to highlight the importance of ‘Going Green’ and spreading this critical message to our local communities. We sometimes live on this planet as if we have another one to go to!

The event will feature the concept of ‘Elevator Pitches’ that proved to be a favorite with aspiring entrepreneurs during the inaugural event. The 26th December event will continue to be supported by Enpark, the Energy and Environment Park. Those interested in joining this event can register online at http://www.go-green.ae.”

The first Go Green Networking event held earlier in October was attended by over 100 residents of Dubai.

Go-Green.ae has recently launched the ‘Go Green Members Program’ for Companies and NGOs, Agencies, Organisations and Educational institutions interested in communicating their corporate citizenship, sustainability and socially responsible initiatives through the ‘Go Green’ Portal.

The Go Green Ambassadors Program has around 700 registered volunteers drawn from 80 countries who believe in the importance of captive communities to adopt an eco-friendly lifestyle.

Go-Green.ae presented a paper entitled ‘Go Green to Save the Planet’ at the Celebration of Entrepreneurship event held in Dubai last month.

Go-Green.ae is updated 24/7 with information relating to news, events, technologies, videos, web resources and success stories in the field of energy conservation, sustainability and environmental protection. The online newsletter is distributed daily to over 15,000 ‘opt-in subscribers’.

Go-Green.ae offers several ‘Green Resources’ which can be downloaded from the site, www.go-green.ae. These are:

Eco Jargon - A handy guide with all the green-terminology explained.

Non Green Numbers by Go Green - Some smart statistics and environment number crunchers.

10 Practical Ways to Go Green - Easy-to-do steps that you can implement in your daily life.

How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint? - What is Carbon Footprint? You can make a difference.

Facts About Global Warming - Some interesting facts that are hard to argue with.

Top 10 Reasons to Recycle - A brief guide explaining why recycling is important to all of us.

Carbon Neutrality, Carbon Emissions and Carbon Offsets – How to achieve Carbon Zero status.

Go Green at Work - A greener workplace can mean a lighter ecological footprint, a healthier and more productive place to work, and good news for the bottom line.

Go Green at Home - Being Eco-friendly is just good Economics.

The Power of the Sun - Glossary of solar terms.

About Go-Green.ae

‘Go Green’ web portal was launched in July 2008 to remind people to be mindful of and sensitive to the natural environment in our daily life The main objective of the site is to increase the awareness of environmental issues that affect the future of the planet.

Go-Green.ae features ‘Green Stories’ that demonstrate the steps taken by corporations as part of their commitment to preserve the planet. Global organisations such as GE, Toshiba, Cisco, Discover, Dell, HSBC, Google, Marriott, Zipcar, Nissan, Sony, Philips and Mazda share their ‘Green Innovations’ online.

Go-Green.ae won the Alternate Energy Award at ADIPEC, in recognition of its contribution to promoting environmental awareness and featured on CNN for its coverage on Dubai’s participation in Earth Hour. Go-Green.ae also won the Eco Site Award from a US based company that recognizes Green sites that promote Ecology, Health, Safety and the Environment. Go-Green.ae is also ranked second most popular site by GreenTopSites.com.

For more information, contact:

Sharad Agarwal
Go-Green.ae
P.O. Box 53735
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel: + 97150 6449103
Email: green@go-green.ae
Website: http://www.go-green.ae

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