Dubai Centre for Special Needs students kick-off Go Green project with skits and songs
Dubai, June 4, 2009: The Dubai Center for Special Needs, with the support and guidance of the Middle East Centre for Sustainable Development and Pacific Controls Systems, is initiating a Go Green campaign that will raise the environmental efficiency of the centers facility. Through a series of green retrofitting projects, the Center will initiate a systemic recycling program, green cleaning and maintenance procedures and other water and energy conservation programs.
The Centers goal is to obtain a minimum silver certification through the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED for Existing Buildings program. This would make the Dubai Center for Special Needs the first existing school facility in the UAE to be certified by the USGBC for exemplary environmental standards.
The Middle East Centre for Sustainable Development (MECSD) and Pacific Controls Systems (PCS) are providing the services of LEED Accredited Professionals in the certification process. MECSD is a leading environmental consultancy with extensive experience guiding clients through the Green Building LEED certification process. PCS is expert in providing tr wauainaampirst existin