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These  facilities  include the  Material   annual capacity of processing 300,000   our overarching mission for sustainability.”
         Recovery Facility, Tyre Recycling Facility,   tonnes of non-recyclable waste  to
         Construction & Demolition Recycling   generate 30 megawatts of electricity. On   On  the strategy to turn  landfills into a
         Facility,  Car & Metal Shredding Facility,   reaching the zero-waste target, Bee’ah   source of renewable energy, HE Khaled
       49  Industrial Waste Water Plant, Biomass   will then be able to repurpose the Al   Al Huraimel, Group CEO of Bee’ah, said,
                                           Saja’a landfill into a solar energy farm.
         Facility and Alternative Raw Materials
                                                                              “Bee’ah  aims  to make  environmental
         Facility.                                                            sustainability a reality, and this investment
                                           On the new project, HE Salim Al Owais,   to rejuvenate the Al Saja’a landfill for long-
         Bee’ah  has  helped  Sharjah  achieve  a 76   Chairman of Bee'ah, said: “The UAE has   term solar infrastructure will help Sharjah
         percent waste diversion from landfill rate,   made great strides in the development of   attain its renewable energy targets, and
         and is fast approaching the 100 percent   renewable energy projects, and Bee’ah is   reduce our dependence on fossil fuels.
         diversion  of  waste with the launch  of   keen to continue furthering its progress.   Our new solar plant project will help fuel
         the  Sharjah Waste to Energy Facility in   This  project is a remarkable  landmark   the energy requirements for the Emirate,
         2021 by the Bee’ah-Masdar joint venture,   achievement  for Bee’ah,  as we continue   and will be an example on how innovation
         Emirates Waste to Energy Company. The   to push  boundaries of both waste   can be utilized to improve the quality of
         Sharjah Waste to Energy Facility has an   management and clean energy as part of   life for communities.”

                  Sharjah-USA Business Forum Showcases

                     Investment Cooperation Opportunities

         Sharjah's Foreign  Investment Office   Investment Opportunities between   Marwan bin Jassim  Al  Serkal,  CEO of
         "Invest in Sharjah", affiliate of the Sharjah   Sharjah  and the  United States  of   Sharjah  Investment and Development
         Investment and Development Authority   America",  focused on industries  that   Authority (Shurooq),  Dr. Khalid Omar
         (Shurooq), organized an interactive virtual   are growing  rapidly under  challenges   Al-Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Media
         business seminar in  collaboration  with   facing the global investment landscape,   City “Shams”, Hussein Mohammed Al
         the American Chamber of Commerce,   including  industry,  innovation,  Mahmoudi, CEO of  Sharjah Research,
         bringing together  Emirati  government   technology, media and entertainment   Technology  and  Innovation  Park,
         officials with U.S. diplomats, entrepreneurs   sectors, which enhance Sharjah's   Mohammed  Juma Al-Sharrakh, Sharjah
         and business owners, during which various   attractiveness as a leading destination   Foreign  Investment Office  Executive
         investment opportunities were presented   for  foreign  direct  investment, as well   Director, “Invest in Sharjah”, participated
         in key sectors of the emirate.    as travel and tourism, transportation,   in the  seminar  which was moderated
                                           logistics, healthcare and the environment   by Steve Lotus,  Vice President  of the
         The seminar,  entitled "Business and   sectors.                      American Chamber of  Commerce for
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