Calculate your carbon footprint with new app

An app, designed to encourage ecological responsiblity by calculating your consumption of power, water, transportation, waste and carbon emissions has been launched by the Ministry of Environment and Water and du.

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DUBAI // An app, designed to encourage ecological responsiblity by calculating your consumption of power, water, transportation, waste and carbon emissions has been launched by the Ministry of Environment and Water and du.

Abdul Rahim Al Hammadi, the assistant undersecretary for support services at MoEW, said that the Carbon Footprint App is a new educational step towards raising awareness of the importance of reducing individual’s carbon footprint in the country.

Fahad Al Hassawi, chief commercial officer, du said that sustainability is an issue that should have everyone’s attention.

“Today, the wider community is conscious of their obligation towards the environment, regardless of age, gender or nationality,” said Mr Al Hassawi.

“We are proud to be doubling our efforts with the Ministry of Environment and Water, to help them to harness innovation in support of its efforts to meet sustainability commitments.”

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