The Statistics to Explain the Agricultural Water Problem

Despite the majority of the earth being covered in water, it is a finite resource, and, in certain regions, the world is running out of water. The threat of diminishing water reserves in the hottest regions of the world has become so great that water has been branded the new “blue gold”. Water conservation has […]

iyris key to ME water crisis

iyris™ could be key to Middle East water crisis, claims RedSea iyris, a pioneering new heat-blocking technology for growers, could be a key element of the fight to overcome the water crisis in the Middle East, claims RedSea. Agriculture is the biggest consumer of water in the world but iyris technology cuts the temperature in […]

Prof Baran Forbes listing

iyris™ creator Named In Forbes List of Top MENA Women Entrepreneurs Professor Derya Baran, creator of iyris, has been named in a list of top women entrepreneurs developing tech brands in the Middle East, by leading business magazine Forbes. Prof. Baran, who is also associate professor in Material Science and Engineering at the King Abdullah […]

Global award for iyris

Global award for iyris™ as world-leading agricultural technology Just weeks after being named one of the top 50 new agricultural technologies in the world Redsea has won the prestigious Davidson prize for its innovative iyris™ heat-blocking roof replacement SecondSky™. Iyris™ is transforming food production around the world, particularly in hot climates, as it makes growing […]

Prof Baran recognised by Royal Society

Creator of iyris™ gains global recognition from Royal Society The creator of iyris heat-blocking nanotechnology, Professor Derya Baran, has received global recognition for her work after being appointed a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). Prof. Baran, who is also associate professor in Material Science and Engineering at the King Abdullah University […]

iyris airline food deal

iyris helps Saudi airline to source local food and boost eco-ambitions Sustainable food grown under the iyris™ SecondSky™ in Saudi Arabia is taking to the real sky under a new deal to feed passengers on the country’s national airline. Creator of iyris, RedSea will be supplying food grown from it’s Red Sea Farms in Saudi […]