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For more than 15 years, Masdar has been pioneering clean energy and sustainable urban development


Established in 2006, Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, is a global leader in renewable energy and sustainable urban development. Masdar means "source" in Arabic.

The company’s mandate is to help maintain the leadership of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the global energy sector, while supporting the diversification of both its economy and energy sources for the benefit of future generations.

Masdar is developing commercially viable renewable energy projects around the world, with projects in more than 30 countries, representing over 11GW and $20 billion USD of investment.


Wholly owned by the Abu Dhabi government’s Mubadala Investment Company, Masdar is supporting the UAE’s transition towards a knowledge-based economy.

A catalyst for renewable energy development in the Arab world over the past decade, Masdar is demonstrating how the business community can deliver on the global sustainability agenda.