President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko during his meeting with crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme commander of the Armed forces of the UAE Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan has spoken about the climate in the UAE, according to Sputnik of Belarus.
«It seems to me that if you get plenty of rain and snow, you would be multivoltine,» – said Lukashenko during a meeting. In turn, the Sheikh assured the Belarusian President that the UAE this question rorabatyvaetsya.
«Believe me, we’re working on it, and the last 20 years developing appropriate technology. We even established a special international award of a name of Sheikh Zayed on the best appropriate technology,» said Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan.
Previously, «Espert Online» wrote that the UAE authorities intend to fundamentally solve the problem of low rainfall in the country. To solve this problem, a draft of the construction of an artificial mountain.
At the moment American University atmospheric research is modeling of the project to create the mountain range. According to scientists, it is necessary to assess how high is the mountain, what should be the slopes, to achieve the desired exposure to the weather. The mountain has to contribute to the formation of clouds, which are then collimated and directed to certain areas of the country.
The researchers received for this project $400 thousand in February of last year. At the same time, a special service for UAE spent last year of $558 thousand for the formation of rain clouds.