Lighting Retrofit Project
Tas’heel AlManara Center is a center that belongs to Dubai Municipality. Located in Al Manara area in AlSafa 2, beside the metro station to serve the people living in those areas. The center is one of a sub-centers (Al Towar, Al Kifaf, Hatta). The center offers a variety of services include various services and transactions and permits relating to the municipality, as well as services related to a number of other departments and agencies and establishments. Tas’heel is a great initiative by the Dubai Muncipality. It embraces the Green Movement by encouraging a paperless environment. By providing an online system, it cuts down on the need for people to drive down to a typing center and queuing up to submit an application. BMTC replaced existing conventional light fixtures without compromising on the light levels with LED’s. BMTC also installed Solar Panels on the roof of the building. The whole system has the capability of monitoring real-time power consumption.
By using LED lights in conjunction with solar panels, we draw 84% less energy from the DEWA System. A reduction in CO2 emissions up to 90,970 Kgs which is the equivalent of 2,333 trees.