About Masdar Clean Energy
Masdar Clean Energy is involved with pioneering projects around the world and across the technological landscape.
In the UAE, Masdar Clean Energy projects include: Shams 1, a 100MW concentrated solar power project with Abengoa Solar and Total in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi; Masdar City’s 10MW solar PV array in Abu Dhabi, as well as Masdar City’s 1MW rooftop installations. In addition, plans for a 100MW photovoltaic plant in Al Ain are at an advanced stage, as is the development of a 30MW onshore wind farm on Sir Bani Yas island. Masdar Clean Energy also strategically invests in the development of carbon capture and sequestration projects in the UAE that seek to simultaneously add value to the national economy while reducing industrial carbon emissions.
Masdar is also spreading its clean energy vision to projects across the region including a wind farm in the Seychelles; renewable projects in Tonga and Afghanistan that are being developed in response to the United Nation’s Sustainable Energy for All initiative; a 15MW Solar PV farm in Mauritania as well as several other regional projects currently in the development pipeline.
Internationally, Masdar Clean Energy has invested in the development of some of world’s highest-profile utility-scale renewable energy projects including: Torresol, a joint venture with SENER that operates 120MW worth of CSP plants in Spain; and the 630MW (Phase 1) London Array offshore wind farm in the Thames Estuary, a joint venture with DONG Energy an E.ON, that when completed will be the largest offshore wind farm in the world.