Masdar inks deal to develop 220MW solar plant in Azerbaijan

The project supports Azerbaijan’s target of producing 30% of its electricity needs from renewable energy sources by 2030

Hywind floating offshore wind data to be shared with renewables sector

Supply chain businesses and academics can now access a pre-defined set of full-scale measurements from one of Hywind Scotland’s five turbines for free

EDF and Masdar secure financing for Saudi Arabia’s first utility-scale wind farm

The 400MW project will also be the largest project of its kind in the Middle East

Danish energy trading firm inks PPA with world’s first floating wind farm

Danske Commodities is owned by energy giants Equinor and Masdar

Australian Antarctic research station warms up to solar energy

The solar system will provide 10% of the total yearly demand of the Casey research station

Battery storage at Scottish floating wind farm launched

The capacity of the battery is equivalent to that of more than 128,000 iPhones

First unit of Dubai’s giant concentrated solar plant commissioned

The project, estimated to cost $14 billion, will have a total capacity of 5GW

Statoil and Masdar to explore offshore wind storage

Statoil and Masdar have joined forces to explore the potential of battery storage solution at a wind farm in Scotland. They have signed a collaborative agreement to analyse data from ‘Batwind’ – the energy storage system designed to store power generated by floating wind farm Hywind, which was inaugurated last October. The Norwegian firm and […]

Firms team up for energy efficiency in UAE

A management services firm and Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company are to pursue joint sustainability projects. BMS and Masdar have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore opportunities to improve the energy and water efficiency of buildings and facilities across the United Arab Emirates (UAE). They aim to help companies decrease their energy consumption and […]

Masdar buys UK offshore wind stake for £525m

UAE renewable energy giant Masdar has bought a 35% stake in an offshore wind project in the UK for £525 million. The 402MW Dudgeon wind farm, located off the coast of Norfolk, is expected to produce enough electricity to power more than 400,000 homes. Abu Dhabi based Masdar bought the stake from Norway’s Statoil, which […]