Abu Dhabi 2030: Masdar’s role inbringing the vision to realityNovember 2010                  © 2010 Masdar – A Mubadala Co...
UAE vision for Sustainable growth:Extending Abu Dhabi’s Energy Leadership• Abu Dhabi has traditionally played a leading ro...
Masdar – Vision and MissionVISIONTo make Abu Dhabi the preeminent source ofrenewable energy knowledge, development,impleme...
Masdar – Overview
Masdar Milestones – Past and Present                                           Launch of Torresol        Masdar PV facilit...
MASDAR INSTITUTE
Masdar InstituteMasdar Institute of Science and Technology is a graduate level, research driven Universityin collaboration...
Masdar Institute•   14 students had GRE Quantitative scores of 800, average score of 760•   Masdar Institute announced its...
MASDAR POWER
Masdar PowerObjectives•   A developer and operator of renewable power generation projects, particularly in solar and wind,...
Masdar Power – Shams 1In June 2010, Masdar announced France’s Total and Abengoa Solar of Spain as strategic partnersIn the...
Masdar Power – Sir Bani YasSir Bani Yas is a natural Island located 250 km southwest of Abu Dhabi city. It lies 9 km offsh...
Masdar Power – Torresol EnergyTorresol is a joint venture agreement between SENER (60%) and Masdar (40%) which wassigned i...
Masdar Power – SeychellesThe recommended first phase of the project is a 6 to 8 MW development utilizing 750KW to 1MWclass...
Masdar Power – PV (Germany)The German based facility is the first ever fully Abu Dhabi owned and operated high-tech ventur...
Masdar Power – London Array Offshore Wind FarmWhen completed the London Array will be the worlds largest offshore wind far...
MASDAR CAPITAL
Masdar CapitalObjectives•   Invest in the world’s most promising renewable energy and clean technology companies•   Help r...
Masdar Capital – Investment OpportunitiesManagement Quality      Experienced, hands-on team with proven management capabil...
Masdar Capital – Investment Opportunities                                            Masdar Venture Capital      Masdar Cl...
MASDAR CARBON
Masdar CarbonObjectives•   Become a leader in carbon emissions reduction•   Advance projects that will bring significant r...
Masdar Carbon – CDMClean Development Mechanism Quick Facts                                                      ORIGINATE•...
Masdar Carbon – CDME.ON Masdar Integrated Carbon is a joint venture company between Masdar and E.ON focused ondeveloping c...
Masdar Carbon – CCSCarbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is an essential technology in the global effort to combat climatechang...
MASDAR CITY
Masdar CityObjectives•   Develop, test, and deploy best practices for sustainable urban planning and development    throug...
Masdar City – Facts• Construction of Masdar City began in              • Up to 30% of their electricity demand is  Februar...
Masdar City – Ariel Overview
Masdar City – 10MW Solar PV PlantThe 10MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant was inaugurated at Masdar City in June 2009....
Masdar City – Home to IRENA•   The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an    intergovernmental organization f...
Associated Programs – World Future Energy Summit (WFES)The World Future Energy Summit, held every year in Abu Dhabi and ho...
Associated Programs – Zayed Future Energy Prize)Honouring Solutions for a Sustainable Energy FutureThe Zayed Future Energy...
Masdar City Masdar Institute at Masdar City – now open for business            Thank YouInsert presentation title here    ...
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Dr Nawal Al Hosany, Associate Director of Sustainability at Masdar, The World's First Zero-Carbon City, presents her topic 'Abu Dhabi 2030: Masdar’s role in bringing the vision to reality' at the recently concluded 'Excellence: the Future of Business' - Day2 - in Dubai.

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  1. 1. Abu Dhabi 2030: Masdar’s role inbringing the vision to realityNovember 2010 © 2010 Masdar – A Mubadala Company
  2. 2. UAE vision for Sustainable growth:Extending Abu Dhabi’s Energy Leadership• Abu Dhabi has traditionally played a leading role in global energy markets as a significant hydrocarbon producer.• 2030 Vision - Abu Dhabi has embarked on a two- decade programme to transform its economy from one based on natural resources to one based on knowledge, innovation and the export of cutting-edge technologies.• Addressing Climate Change - Abu Dhabi is committed to taking its part in the global effort to combat climate change.
  3. 3. Masdar – Vision and MissionVISIONTo make Abu Dhabi the preeminent source ofrenewable energy knowledge, development,implementation and the world’s benchmark forsustainable development. MISSION To advance renewable energy and sustainable technologies through education, research and development, investment, Commercialization and adaptation.
  4. 4. Masdar – Overview
  5. 5. Masdar Milestones – Past and Present Launch of Torresol Masdar PV facility in Masdar Institute Energy JV: 60% Germany complete building complete Launch of $250 Masdar Sener, 40% Masdar Cleantech Fund with Siemens partnership Credit Suisse Launch of World Masdar invests in Launch of $265m formalized Future Energy Summit London Array Project Clean Tech Fund II 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Investment into manufacturing and power plant growth Masdar City Masterplan platforms takes shape Masdar Institute review complete welcomes first studentsMasdar Initiative launch Masdar Cityattended by Total CEO construction Launch of Shams 1 inChristophe de Margerie begins Abu Dhabi 1st Zayed Future Masdar and E.ON JV to Energy Prize award develop CDM projects ceremony
  6. 6. MASDAR INSTITUTE
  7. 7. Masdar InstituteMasdar Institute of Science and Technology is a graduate level, research driven Universityin collaboration with MIT. The Institute opened in September 2009 with an intake of 88students from 1200 applications from across 22 countries.• Offering Master’s and PhD programs in science and engineering disciplines, focused on alternative energy, environmental technology and sustainable development• Over 30 research projects are currently underway including Solar Beam Down, Innovation Ecosystems, Smart Grids, Aviation Biofuels• Research partnerships with Boeing, Honeywell UOP and Advanced Technology Investment Company• Student body is expected to grow to 600 over the next five years• Fellowship partners include Imperial College London (UK), RWTH Aachen University (Germany), Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan), University of Waterloo (Canada), University of Central Florida (USA)
  8. 8. Masdar Institute• 14 students had GRE Quantitative scores of 800, average score of 760• Masdar Institute announced its second year of academic operations in October 2010• The 2010 intake saw the selection of nearly 100 students from 1,900 applicants across 25 countries with 42 faculty members recruited from the world’s leading universities
  9. 9. MASDAR POWER
  10. 10. Masdar PowerObjectives• A developer and operator of renewable power generation projects, particularly in solar and wind, internationally and in the United Arab Emirates• Building a portfolio of strategic utility-scale projects• Contribute to achieving Abu Dhabi’s target of 7% target of total generation capacity by 2020 from renewable energy sources• Strategically invests in technology relevant to utility-scale renewable energy
  11. 11. Masdar Power – Shams 1In June 2010, Masdar announced France’s Total and Abengoa Solar of Spain as strategic partnersIn the Shams 1 project. The joint venture between Masdar (60%), Total (20%) and Abengoa Solar(20%) will develop, build, operate and maintain the plant.Shams 1- Quick Facts• Extends over an area of 2.5 km²,• Capacity of 100 MW• Solar field consisting of 768 parabolic trough collectors• Located in Madinat Zayed, approximately 120 kilometres southwest of the city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.
  12. 12. Masdar Power – Sir Bani YasSir Bani Yas is a natural Island located 250 km southwest of Abu Dhabi city. It lies 9 km offshorefrom Jebel Dhanna and is 17.5 km from north to south and 9 km from east to west, making it thelargest natural island in the United Arab Emirates. TDIC promotes Sir Bani Yas Island as a premiertourist destination.Sir Bani Yas - Quick Facts• Onshore wind farm• Target capacity of between 20 and 30MW• Commissioning in 2012
  13. 13. Masdar Power – Torresol EnergyTorresol is a joint venture agreement between SENER (60%) and Masdar (40%) which wassigned in March 2008. Torresol Energy is implementing one of the world’s first commercialdeployments of CSP Central Tower Receiver Systems.Torresol - Quick Facts• The Gemasolar plant • 2,500 heliostats (mirrors), • diameter approximately1500 metres, • supply energy to 30,000 households – saving more than 50,000 tonnes of carbon emissions per annum.• The Valle 1 & 2 plants • parabolic trough, • will generate clean and safe energy for over 80,000 homes , • saving 90,000 tones of carbon emissions per annum.
  14. 14. Masdar Power – SeychellesThe recommended first phase of the project is a 6 to 8 MW development utilizing 750KW to 1MWclass wind turbines at two sites in Port Victoria.Seychelles- Quick Facts• Installed capacity: 6 to 8MW over 4 sites• Emission reductions: 10,000 tons per annum• Commercial operation date: 2012• Potential diesel savings: 3.5M liters per annum• Total renewable share: Approx. 20% of peak island demand - 38MW in 2008
  15. 15. Masdar Power – PV (Germany)The German based facility is the first ever fully Abu Dhabi owned and operated high-tech venture inthe heart of Europe. Masdar PV, is fully operational and is producing amorphous silicon thin filmphotovoltaic modules that are eight times larger and five times more powerful (in total watt) thanindustry standard.Masdar PV Quick Facts• The annual production capacity of the German facility will be in the range of 200MW• High-volume manufacturing of thin film PV • requires less than 1% of expensive • semiconductor material compared to • traditional PV, which means thin-film • technology can rapidly drive down the cost of PV to bring it closer to grid-parity
  16. 16. Masdar Power – London Array Offshore Wind FarmWhen completed the London Array will be the worlds largest offshore wind farm. The project hasformed as a result of the joint venture between DONG (50%), E.ON (30%) and Masdar (20%) whichwas signed in May 2009.London Array Quick Facts• Capacity of 1GW of power when complete• It will consist of up to 341 wind turbines• The farm will produce enough energy to power a quarter of Greater London (750,000 homes)• Displacement of 1.9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide each year• Onshore construction started in July 2009, with offshore construction due to commence in the summer of 2010.
  17. 17. MASDAR CAPITAL
  18. 18. Masdar CapitalObjectives• Invest in the world’s most promising renewable energy and clean technology companies• Help renewable energy and clean technology companies grow and scale-up by providing capital and management expertise• Promote innovation in resource conservation and clean technologies that have the greatest potential to bring benefits to the UAE
  19. 19. Masdar Capital – Investment OpportunitiesManagement Quality Experienced, hands-on team with proven management capabilityTechnology Propriety and protected (ideally international patents) technology with potential for large-scale application Demonstrated superior performance; disruptive possibilitiesRegulatory Certainty Reasonable certainty around stable regulatory environmentOpportunities Driven Fragmented market (leading to consolidation)by Industry Logic Potential for scale benefits or vertical integrationGeographic Expansion Seek opportunities for geographic expansion of investee companiesExit Options (3-5 Multiple exit options/timeframes possible via an IPO, natural owners andyears) secondary buyersGovernance We typically take lead investor roles and ask for a board seat and other governance rights
  20. 20. Masdar Capital – Investment Opportunities Masdar Venture Capital Masdar Clean Tech Fund (1st Fund) DB Masdar Clean Tech Fund (2nd Fund) $250m fund Partnership Established in January 2010, raising $500-750m, Credit Suisse first close recently completed Consensus Business Group Siemens General Partners: Masdar and Deutsche Bank $5-20m investment ticket size in companies with Limited Partners: Siemens, Development Bank of promising technology and defendable IP Japan, GE, Nippon Oil, Inpex, JBIC Current Investments range from Solar Thin-Film to Similar Investment targets to our first fund Waste-to-Energy and Water Purification Investments range from early stage to late stage Pre- IPO investments
  21. 21. MASDAR CARBON
  22. 22. Masdar CarbonObjectives• Become a leader in carbon emissions reduction• Advance projects that will bring significant reductions to UAE’s carbon footprintStrategy• Focus on clean fossil fuel power and industrial energy efficiency• Create additional value through carbon monetization under international policy
  23. 23. Masdar Carbon – CDMClean Development Mechanism Quick Facts ORIGINATE• In Registered three projects to date: • Shams 1—100MW CSP • Masdar City 10MW Solar Plant • Gasco project• Recovery and utilization of flare waste gases• Fuel switch in industrial facilities• Energy efficiency improvements• Waste heat recovery• CO2 recovery• Pipe leak reduction• Renewable energy (wind, solar COMMERCIALISE
  24. 24. Masdar Carbon – CDME.ON Masdar Integrated Carbon is a joint venture company between Masdar and E.ON focused ondeveloping carbon emission reduction projects on the global market.E.ON Masdar Integrated Carbon capitalises on the strengths of its parent companies to identify anddevelop opportunities within the target markets. Projects will focus on technologies with large carbonreduction potential, namely: fuel switching, open cycle to combined cycle gas turbine conversion,gas pipeline leakage reduction and gas flare reduction.E.ON Masdar Integrated Carbon - Quick Facts• 50/50 joint venture between Masdar and E.ON• Active in Africa, Asia and the Middle East• Focus on: fuel switching, open cycle to combined cycle gas turbine conversion, gas pipeline leakage reduction and gas flare reduction
  25. 25. Masdar Carbon – CCSCarbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is an essential technology in the global effort to combat climatechange. CCS works by capturing carbon dioxide emissions from power plants and industrialsources, thus preventing their release into the atmosphere, and permanently storing theseunderground in geological structures such as oil reservoirs.Carbon Capture and Storage - Quick Facts• One of the largest industrial-scale CCS projects in the world• 5 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year captured under phase 1• Will contribute significantly towards the reduction of the UAE’s carbon footprint 350km of transportation pipelines
  26. 26. MASDAR CITY
  27. 27. Masdar CityObjectives• Develop, test, and deploy best practices for sustainable urban planning and development through collaboration and partnerships.• Promote techniques for maximum reduction of waste and carbon• Provide know-how in sustainable best practices to other communities in the region and internationally
  28. 28. Masdar City – Facts• Construction of Masdar City began in • Up to 30% of their electricity demand is February 2008. provided by rooftop photovoltaic panels.• The first six buildings of the Masdar Institute • 75% of the buildings’ hot water is provided of Science and Technology have been by rooftop thermal collectors. completed. • Cutting-edge pilot projects have been• The residential units use 54% less water and implemented in the areas of: 51% less electricity than the UAE norm. – Geothermal energy – Solar thermal absorption chillers• Low-carbon concrete design mixes were – Personal Rapid Transit developed to reduced the carbon footprint of – Greywater treatment buildings and their infrastructure. – Smart appliances/ smart grid• Active and passive orientation, design and specifying have led to a 55% reduction in building external heat gains.
  29. 29. Masdar City – Ariel Overview
  30. 30. Masdar City – 10MW Solar PV PlantThe 10MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant was inaugurated at Masdar City in June 2009. Thefacility provides electricity for the construction of Masdar City and the company’s temporary onsiteheadquarters. Excess power is fed to the Abu Dhabi grid.10MW Solar PV Plant - Quick Facts• Largest solar power plant in the region• Land Area: 210,000 square meters• Installed Capacity: 10 Mega Watt Peak• Displaces approximately 15,000 tons of carbon dioxide annually• 87,780 modules ,18,228 Suntech, 69,552 First Solar• Energy Generation: 17,564 MWh annually
  31. 31. Masdar City – Home to IRENA• The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an intergovernmental organization focusing on renewable energies• The overarching goal of IRENA is a rapid transition towards the widespread and sustainable use of renewable energy worldwide• The IRENA HQ will be located in Masdar City in the Masdar HQ building
  32. 32. Associated Programs – World Future Energy Summit (WFES)The World Future Energy Summit, held every year in Abu Dhabi and hosted byMasdar, provides a crucial platform to address this challenge. In recognitionthat only an interdisciplinary approach to this enormous challenge will yield tangibleresults, the annual summit addresses issues of public policy, research anddevelopment and business in a coordinated approach.The 2010 World Future Energy Summit was more influential than ever before, with the attendance ofmore than 100 official delegations, led by ministers, royals and heads of state, and more than 1,400CEOs, as well as more than 23,000 attendees from more than 130 countries.
  33. 33. Associated Programs – Zayed Future Energy Prize)Honouring Solutions for a Sustainable Energy FutureThe Zayed Future Energy Prize represents the vision of, the Late Founding FatherAnd President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al Nahyan, whochampioned environmental stewardship.The Prize FundThe Zayed Future Energy Prize has an annual prize fund of $2.2 million open to companies, NGOs,individuals who have made a significant impact on our energy future.The winner will receive $1.5 million, and the global honour and recognition that come with winningthe Zayed Future Energy Prize. In addition to the winner, there could be up to two finalists whoreceive $350,000 each for the prize each year.Criteria• Long Term Vision• Innovation• Leadership
  34. 34. Masdar City Masdar Institute at Masdar City – now open for business Thank YouInsert presentation title here © 2010 Masdar – A Mubadala Company © 2010 Masdar – A Mubadala Company

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