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Jordan has numerous challenges, but it is rich in one resource: sunshine. Now the kingdom is accelerating the adoption of solar, starting with the country’s 6,000 mosques.
When you cross the bridge driving into central Abu Dhabi, you cannot miss the soaring minarets and massive domes of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.
Unilever has announced that all of its factories have achieved the company’s goal of zero waste, while creating jobs and contributing to local economies.
Walking through Masdar City is always an eye- and jaw-opening experience, and the Incubator Building is one reason why.
Masdar's latest initiative, another solar energy project in Mauritania, will provide clean energy in seven towns throughout this country of 4 million.
Masdar's solar desalination pilot project in Abu Dhabi could pave the way to a future in which desalination is possible with less of a carbon footprint.
A pilot project promising sustainable aquaculture and biofuel generation in Masdar City was announced yesterday at a press conference in Abu Dhabi.
Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg of Switzerland announced the path of Solar Impulse 2, the first round-the-world solar flight that starts next month.
The annual Zayed Future Energy Prize winners, which included former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, were announced for 2015 in Abu Dhabi.
Visiting the UAE without checking out the malls in Dubai is like visiting Delhi and skipping the Taj Mahal or missing Corvocado while in Rio de Janeiro.
Masdar will start building a $125 million, 50-megawatt wind farm in Oman, the first such utility-scale wind power project in the GCC.
Masdar, in partnership with the United Arab Emirates’ Pacific Partnership Fund, has launched the first wind farm in Samoa.