Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) joined the celebration of the World Refrigeration Day, which observes on the 26 of June every year. The Day aims to raise awareness and understanding among the general public, of the significant role that the refrigeration and air conditioning industry play in the modern life and society.
On the World Refrigeration Day, Empower urged developers and builders to adopt the environmentally friendly District Cooling solutions that reduces carbon emissions and contribute to conserving the natural resources for the future generations to come. District Cooling systems has made revolutionary changes in the air conditioning industry locally and internationally as it reduces the usage of fossil fuel-based energy. It uses up to 50% less electricity compared to the conventional air conditioners.
“As an optimal technical solution for reducing our reliance on fossil fuels, district cooling systems have been proven rather effective in serving humanity at all levels”, Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower, said. “District cooling plays vital role in preserving the environment, protecting natural resources and facing climate change hazards”, he added.
“Cooling is the essence of modern life. It enables people to live and work comfortably, saves lives, and empowers people to achieve. The need for cooling is ubiquitous, and although it goes unnoticed often, it touches life wonderfully, so cooling matters to us all. Explaining, in a rapidly warming world, cooling is vital to human health and prosperity”, CEO of Empower, said.