Climate tech firm ‘Carbon Alert’ joins RAKEZ community

By Arya M Nair, Official Reporter
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Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) has welcomed an innovative climate technology company – Carbon Alert, a company focused on reducing global carbon emissions by providing high-quality carbon credits to regulated market, to its business community.

RAKEZ’s Group CEO of Mr. Ramy Jallad, Carbon Alert’s Co-Founder Mr. Jacobus Merksteijn, and RAKEZ strategic advisor from Qadvisory Mr. Ayman Al Yamani, were present at the signing ceremony held at Compass Coworking Center in Ras Al Khaimah to mark the company’s registration.

Mr. Jallad said that it’s essential that organizations and individuals adopt and promote environmentally sustainable practices and support the UAE’s initiatives to address climate change and other related issues.

Ramy Jallad_RAKEZ welcomes Carbon Alert
Ramy Jallad

“The company has joined our ecosystem at a perfect time as the UAE is set to host COP28, where it can present its solutions. Through this platform, they can approach international firms that wish to do their part in reducing carbon footprints and contribute to the global mission of achieving net zero emissions by 2050.”

Mr. Merksteijn said that Carbon Alert will offer high quality, high additionality carbon credits from selected trusted projects.

“RAKEZ is the ideal base for us as it’s centrally located between the European, American and Asian time zones suitable for international trade. Setting up here was very smooth and efficient, with the team prioritizing the entire process. It’s not just the quick set-up timelines, they understood our unique requirements and flexibly accommodated everything needed to help us get up and running,” Merksteijn added.

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