You can clearly find the spots marked by green-painted frames with signs showing the maximum time you can use them for.
Chief executive of RTA’s Traffic and Roads Agency Maitha bin Adai said: “Only eco-friendly vehicles are allowed to access these parking slots, and for a time limit of four hours.
“RTA is keen on spreading this initiative to high-density traffic areas and streets across Dubai with the aim of covering most paid parking zones in vital areas.”
According to the report from the Dubai Media Office, it’s all contributing to Dubai’s Green Mobility Initiative, which aims to cut down carbon emissions and encourage people to use environment-friendly vehicles.
The initiative aims to increase the amount of electric vehicles being used, and are working to convert 50 percent of the taxi fleet to hybrid cars by 2021.
Don’t own an electric car just yet? Not to worry, as RTA also provides free parking during iftar hours for all kinds of cars.