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Masdar, sustainable desert city
Yanoviak, Andrew Charles Environmental Systems Planning and Design Consultants, Honolulu, Hawaii.
- Desert environment
- Planning and design
- Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST)
- Masdar Headquarters and Masdar City center
- Current construction
- Directive foresights
- Additional Reading
As we progress scientifically and technologically worldwide in response to global warming, accelerating sea-level rise, and climate change, there has been an intensified effort to move effectively toward the use of natural renewable energy resources not only in transportation, but also in industry and building construction. Masdar City, under construction outside the city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is the world's first planned self-energizing, sustainable desert city.
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