SunPower Corporation has announced the completion of a 1 MW solar power system on the roof of the Masdar Institute building in the UAE’s high-profile Masdar City.
The Masdar Institute building is the first to be completed in Masdar City, which is located on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi, and aims to provide a world-class research and education environment
The solar system is installed on a canopy structure, which provides shade for the roof terrace, as well as solar power for the facility.
The Masdar Institute campus, which consists of a main building, a knowledge centre and student quarters, will use significantly less energy and water than a conventional, comparatively sized campus.
SunPower has more than 1 GW of solar technology installed on homes, businesses and power plants worldwide.
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