A 100-megawatt parabolic trough solar station launches in Abu Dhabi; the developers are calling it the world’s largest concentrating solar power plant.
If you’ve got a world-changing idea in renewable energy or sustainability, there’s $4 million in prize monies up for grabs.
You may have heard of Masdar City, Abu Dhabi’s massive carbon-neutral development — here are some other big green moves for the city you may not have heard of
Ground has been broken on a complex set to serve as the headquarters for Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s green zone, and the International Renewable Energy Agency.
In an effort to keep cool without burning through undue AC, the Al Bahar Towers in Abu Dhabi utilize traditional Arabic sunshades — controlled by a computer.
A kite farm/art installation planned for the coast of Abu Dhabi features 200 high-flying micro-generators that can also be used for para-sailing.
Chromasun recently announced plans to install a solar air conditioner at a commercial building in Abu Dhabi powered by their unique micro-concentrator technology specifically designed for AC.