Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LII

No 4

26-Jan-2009

UAE

Abu Dhabi Launches $15Bn Renewable Energy Drive

Abu Dhabi is investing massively to transform itself into the epicenter of the rapidly growing renewable energy sector. Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), which is spearheading the emirate’s bid for global green dominance, announced a string of initiatives at the second World Future Energy Summit, held in Abu Dhabi on 19-21 January. The global environmental technology...