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Dubai's 'living laboratory' in the desert

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Articles about Dubai's sustainable building project, Alessandro Melis is quoted discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming

Period28 Oct 2019 → 3 Nov 2019

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TitleNew Dubai city pushes for green revolution in the desert
Media name/outletThe Arab Weekly
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date3/11/19
Description quotes from Alessandro Melis discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds
Producer/AuthorAgence France-Presse
URLhttps://thearabweekly.com/new-dubai-city-pushes-green-revolution-desert
PersonsAlessandro Melis
TitleThis new city near Dubai is aiming to be 'net-zero'
Media name/outletWorld Economic Forum
Media typeWeb
CountrySwitzerland
Date1/11/19
DescriptionCoverage of Dubai's sustainable building project, quoting Alessandro Melis discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming
Producer/AuthorUmberto Bacchi
URLhttps://www.weforum.org/agenda/2019/11/uae-aims-reduce-energy-intake-40/
PersonsAlessandro Melis
TitleHome and dry: the green revolution in the desert
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Independent
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/10/19
DescriptionAlessandro Melis is quoted discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming
Producer/AuthorUmberto Bacchi
URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=1008972&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=469513004.pdf
PersonsAlessandro Melis
TitleNew Dubai city pushes for green revolution in the desert
Media name/outletGlobal Times
Media typeWeb
CountryChina
Date29/10/19
DescriptionArticle about Dubai's sustainable building project, Alessandro Melis is quoted discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming
Producer/AuthorReuters
URLwww.globaltimes.cn/content/1168337.shtml
PersonsAlessandro Melis
TitleBuilding green cities in the Middle East are ‘living laboratories’
Media name/outletBusiness Day
Media typeWeb
CountrySouth Africa
Date29/10/19
DescriptionArticle featuring quotes from Alessandro Melis discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming
Producer/AuthorUmberto Bacchi
URLhttps://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/world/middle-east/2019-10-29-building-green-cities-in-the-middle-east-are-living-laboratories/
PersonsAlessandro Melis
Title‘Living laboratory’
Media name/outletWorld News Monitor
Media typeWeb
CountryAustria
Date28/10/19
DescriptionArticle about Dubai's sustainable building project, with quotes from Alessandro Melis, discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming
Producer/AuthorThomson Reuters Foundation
URLhttps://world-news-monitor.com/climate/2019/10/28/living-laboratory-new-dubai-city-pushes-for-green-revolution-in-the-desert/
PersonsAlessandro Melis
TitleDubai's 'living laboratory' in the desert
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletDaily Mail
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/10/19
DescriptionArticle about how Dubai's sustainable city, filled with 'biodome' greenhouses and electric buggies, is testing how the UAE could hit target of 40 per cent renewable energy by 2050. with quotes from Alessandro Melis
Producer/AuthorIan Randall
URLhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-7621537/Living-laboratory-New-Dubai-city-pushes-green-revolution-desert.html
PersonsAlessandro Melis
Titlehttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-7621537/Living-laboratory-New-Dubai-city-pushes-green-revolution-desert.html
Media name/outletReuters
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/10/19
DescriptionArticle about Dubai's sustainable building project, Alessandro Melis is quoted discussing how retro-fitting is often more sustainable than new builds and the Dubai development is not a magic bullet against global warming
Producer/AuthorUmberto Bacchi
URLhttps://uk.reuters.com/article/emirates-climatechange-cities/feature-living-laboratory-new-dubai-city-pushes-for-green-revolution-in-the-desert-idUKL5N27259W
PersonsAlessandro Melis
Title'Living Laboratory': New Dubai City Pushes for Green Revolution in the Desert
Media name/outletAsharq Al-Awsat
Media typeWeb
CountrySaudi Arabia
Date28/10/19
DescriptionArticle about UAE plans for a range of projects aimed at having more than 40 percent of the country’s energy come from renewable sources and cutting consumption by the same margin by 2050, with quotes from Alessandro Melis
Producer/AuthorAsharq Al-Awsat
URLhttps://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1965011/living-laboratory-new-dubai-city-pushes-green-revolution-desert
PersonsAlessandro Melis
TitleUAE pushes for green revolution in the desert
Media name/outletMiddle East Online (MEO)
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/10/19
DescriptionArticle about the UAE, and especially Dubai, who have long seemed the antithesis of sustainability, but are looking to change that with a range of renewable energy projects. With quotes from Alessandro Melis
URLhttps://middle-east-online.com/en/uae-pushes-green-revolution-desert
PersonsAlessandro Melis

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