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  • Published: Oct 15th, 2010
  • Category: Asia
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Abu Dhabi’s Green Energy Showpiece City Won’t Be Carbon Neutral at First

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Masdar, the Abu Dhabi government- backed renewable energy company, abandoned plans for Masdar City to be carbon-neutral from the start and delayed the citys first phase by two years to 2015.

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  • Published: May 7th, 2010
  • Category: Asia
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UAE first ECO-VILLA to have lowest carbon footprints

WAM Abu Dhabi, May 2nd, 2010 (WAM) — Making the beginning of new era of Eco-building in the UAE, German Emarati Company BENA handed over on Wednesday night the key to the country’s 1st ECO-VILLA to Mr Saed Bin Houfan Al Mansouri, a 32 year old Abu Dhabi National, married and father of two who is also a new land owner.

Al Mansouri is the winner of a promotion run by BENA during CITYBUILD ABU DHABI 2010.

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  • Published: Apr 2nd, 2010
  • Category: Asia
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Masdar: Abu Dhabi’s carbon-neutral city

The world’s first zero-carbon city is being built in Abu Dhabi and is designed to be not only free of cars and skyscrapers but also powered by the sun.
The oil-rich United Arab Emirates is the last place you would expect to learn lessons on low-carbon living, but the emerging eco-city of Masdar could teach the world.

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  • Published: Mar 9th, 2010
  • Category: Asia
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Emerging carbon policies may limit future oil demand

Abu Dhabi, March 3 : Future growth in oil demand may be significantly constrained due to the emerging policies in the US and elsewhere to address climate change, said experts.

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  • Published: Jan 29th, 2010
  • Category: Asia
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Abu Dhabi carbon project to clean air, boost oil output

More than one million people in Abu Dhabi will bask in a much cleaner and healthier atmosphere when a major carbon clearing project in the emirate is commissioned within five years, the project manager said yesterday.
The venture, which could cost more than $1 billion (Dh3.67bn), is expected to remove in excess of five million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) a year from the emirate’s air and push them back where they came from underground.

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  • Published: Jan 22nd, 2010
  • Category: Asia
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ADNOC, Subsidiaries Committed to CDM Projects

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