Future Proofing Abu Dhabi’s Economy: The Masdar Project
The case is structured to achieve the following teaching objectives:
- Understand the need for Abu Dhabi to future proof its economy by diversifying through the Masdar project.
- Understand how Abu Dhabi aimed to make the UAE a world leader in the provision of renewable energy.
- Analyze how Abu Dhabi aimed to transform itself into a knowledge-based economy through the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology.
|Masdar Clean Energy|
|Masdar Carbon Management Unit|
|Masdar Institute Of Science And Technology|
United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Masdar, Sustainability, Knowledge economy, Economic diversification, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Mubadala Development Company, Carbon footprint, Renewable energy, Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, Sustainable development, Solar Photovoltaic (PV) panels, Masdar Clean Energy, Masdar Carbon, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Greenwashing, Public relations, Green economy, Wastewater, Waste management, Materials Recycling Center, Shams 1, concentrated solar power, Kyoto protocol, carbon capture and storage, Light Rail Transit, Personal Rapid Transit