The rise in energy demand and the exhaustion of new sources of fossil fuels has caused an increase in demand and cost of fossil fuel products. In 2011, annual world energy consumption grew at 2.5% with China leading the…Read More »
Food security is of particular concern to Abu Dhabi and the UAE as the population of the Emirates continues to grow. Current government projections show that the population of Abu Dhabi will grow at 5.24% annum (excluding labor camps)…Read More »
The camel is steeped the United Arab Emirates (UAE) history. In the past its people relied on camels for travel, for milk, and for sustenance. As such, the camel held both a social status and an economic status in…Read More »
Over 70% of the geography of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi is composed of desert and arid lands. These harsh soils are characterized by their low organic substances and water sources, large annual variation in temperature, and the exposure…Read More »
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