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decarbonising somewhat.....

December 8, 2023 - 06:43 -- Admin

 

ON THE OCCASION OF UNCOP28 IN DUBAI, ONE HAS TO REFLECT ON ANOTHER EVENT IN THIS MODERN CITY.

THE DUBAI SAILGP IS ON AND THE RACES WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY 9TH AND SUNDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2023…

 

ONE HAS TO ADMIRE THE TECHNOLOGY WHICH A FEW YEARS AGO WAS NOT AVAILABLE — NOT EVEN DREAMED OF... 

THERE IS A BIT OF BITTER/SWEET TASTE ABOUT SAILGP — IN RELATION TO CARBON NEUTRAL. 

WHILE THE FORMULA ONE (F1) RACES ALL OVER THE WORLD CELEBRATE THE BURNING OF FOSSIL FUELS AND GETTING DRUNK ON OCTANES AND CHAMPAGNE. 

SAILGP TRIES HARD TO MINIMISE THE CARBON FOOTPRINT OF RACING AND PARTICIPATES IN CLEAN UP OF THE ENVIRONMENT. YET THE WHOLE PROCESS ISN’T CARBON NEUTRAL. 

 

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