Go-Green.ae, an eco-portal started in 2008, has been nominated for the ‘Technology for the Future Award’ instituted by Open Planet Ideas. Founder of Go-Green.ae Sharad Agarwal says: “We are delighted to have been nominated as the Top 10 finalists for this prestigious award. The winner will be decided by voting. We encourage all our environment supporters to vote for us and help position our cause on a global platform.”
Supporters of Go-Green.ae can vote here. Open Planet Ideas, an online community established by Sony and WWF, is aimed at harnessing the ingenuity and innovation out there to help tackle environmental challenges.
‘The ‘Technology for the Future Award’ has been instituted to recognise “smart ideas for addressing the big environmental issues facing our planet.”
The Go Green portal has as one of its objectives reminding people to be mindful of and sensitive to the natural environment in our daily life. It main aim is to increase the awareness of environmental issues that affect the future of the planet.
Go-Green.ae features ‘green stories’ which shows the steps taken by corporations as a part of their commitment to preserve the planet. International organisations like Panasonic, Toshiba, Google, Orange, Cisco, Discover, Dell, HSBC, Emirates Airlines, Marriott Hotels and Resorts, Intercontinental Hotels, Grand Hyatt, Zipcar, Nissan, and Mazda share their ‘green innovations’ online.
The website is updated 24/7 with information related to news, events, videos, web resources, technologies as well as success stories in the field of energy conservation, sustainability and environmental protection.
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