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Foster’s design team started its work by touring ancient cities such as Cairo and Muscat to see how they kept cool. The project was designed to be the centerpiece of Masdar City, a zero-waste, carbon-neutral development outside Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.
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Wikimedia Commons has media related to Masdar. Scientists at the Masdar Institute are also working on coatings that repel sand and bacteria for use on solar panels and in other applications. This is the first of several regular project updates which will continue during the delivery of Masdar City.
Retrieved 28 February Retrieved 10 May For example, so-called “beam down” CSP plants have been constructed to test the viability of use in the city.
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Archived from the original on 28 July Initiated earlier this year, the review process was intended to update the master plan and take into account market and technology developments since the original strategy for Masdar City was developed in Log ;lan Sign Masdar city master plan pdf download. Retrieved 27 February The site is raised above the surrounding land to create a slight cooling effect.
The project is led by Masdara subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company.
For more information about the Masdar Initiative, please visit: The Incubator Building includes retail and office space to house start-ups, small-and-medium-sized enterprises, and regional offices for multinationals. These students masdar city master plan pdf download selected from more than 2, applicants.
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There are no light switches or water taps in the city; movement sensors control lighting and water to cut electricity and water consumption by 51 and 55 percent respectively.
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The LEED Platinum building makes use of sustainable and energy efficient materials and building techniques.
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