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May 05, 2015 5:30 AM ET

Independent Power and Renewable Electricity Producers

Company Overview of Masdar

Company Overview

Masdar, through its subsidiaries, operates as a renewable energy company. The company invests in renewable energy and clean technology companies; focuses on developing large scale renewable power generation and carbon abatement projects; and operates a special economic zone and urban development to showcase, market, research, develop, test, and implement current and future renewable energy and clean technologies. It also operates a not-for-profit, private graduate university that focuses on finding solutions to the challenges of clean energy and climate change through education and research; and provides renewable energy and clean-tech project management consultancy, sustainability integrati...

Masdar City

Presidential Flight

Khalifa City A

Abu Dhabi,  54115

United Arab Emirates

Founded in 2006

Phone:

971 2 653 3333

Fax:

971 2 653 6002

Key Executives for Masdar

Chief Executive Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Masdar Key Developments

Masdar to Build 5.1 MW of Rural PV Systems in Morocco

Masdar has agreed to build as much as 17,670 photovoltaic arrays with a combined capacity of over 5.1 MW to power households in 940 remote Moroccan villages. More precisely, the company will equip households with home solar systems. Each one will comprise a 290-W panel and two batteries. It will do so under a partnership with Morocco's Office National de l'Electricite et de l'Eau Potable. As part of the deal, Masdar Special Projects, part of Masdar Clean Energy, will design, supply and install the arrays and will provide operation and maintenance services for the next two years. The project financing will be provided by way of a grant from the Abu Dhabi government.

Abengoa Signs Desalination Research Partnership with Masdar Institute and Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company

Abengoa has recently signed a research partnership agreement with the Masdar Institute and the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar company). The objective of this research project is to optimize the technology of membrane distillation for the treatment of reverse osmosis brines. The accomplishment of this objective would improve the water recovery and productivity of seawater reverse osmosis plants, while reducing the volume of brine discharge, increasing the environmental sustainability of the whole desalination process. Within this framework, Abengoa is currently developing a seawater reverse osmosis pilot scale project located in Ghantoot city, in Abu Dhabi s border with Dubai. This pilot plant will have a capacity of producing 1,000 m3/d of desalted water using a hybrid system consisting in reverse osmosis in combination with an innovative membrane distillation system.

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, GDF Suez S.A, and Suez Environnement S.A. Signs a Research Contract

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, GDF Suez S.A., and Suez Environnement S.A. have signed a research contract to study seawater desalination using solar power in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, or UAE. This project is part of a contract signed in June 2014 by the Suez Environnement subsidiary Degremont to construct a pilot seawater desalination plant potentially powered by 100% renewable energy and with minimal environmental impact. The research contract signed will be performed by GDF Suez Lab Middle East, India & Africa the new GDF Suez R&D laboratory at Abu Dhabi, supported by Laborelec and in collaboration with the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Degremont.

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