View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Sunday, March 18, 2007

U.A.E. Reads the Writing on the Wall

Today’s New York Times article, Abu Dhabi Explores Energy Alternatives, reports on the establishment of a new research and possible power plant in the U.A.E. capital to develop clean-energy technology.

This leadership, Hassan Fattah declares, is evidence of the U.A.E.’s seriousness about erasing its reputation as one of the world’s highest per capita emitters of carbon monoxide and other greenhouse gases.

Geoff Pound