Announced the "source" and the Water and Electricity Authority Abu Dhabi today their cooperation in the installation of photovoltaic panels to produce energy on the surfaces / 11 / government building and special in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
The list of buildings both from the mosque, Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed "55 kW" The Crown Prince's Court "300 kW" and the building of the world "210 kW" and the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, "1 MW" in addition to Abu Dhabi Municipality "100 kW" and the Abu Dhabi Distribution Company "125 kW "The Abu Dhabi National Exhibition" 100 kW "The Armed Forces Officers Club" 100 kW "next to the School Secretary" 50 kW "and Abu Dhabi Aircraft Technology" 300 kW ".
The Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, chief executive of the "source" was pleased with government agencies to encourage wide spread use of renewable energy solutions in Abu Dhabi and facilitate access of the population ..
Noting that participation in the project comes within the framework of the efforts of the "source" and aimed to develop, implement and deploy solutions and renewable energy projects in the emirate, where has the panels electro-optical many advantages that can make a significant contribution in promoting the use of renewable energy in Abu Dhabi.
In turn, said HE Abdullah Saif Al Nuaimi, Director General of Electricity and Water Authority of Abu Dhabi that "the Commission is proud to be part of a government initiative in the field of renewable energy and strategy to support and deployment of renewable energy in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi ..
pointing out that through cooperation with other bodies will adopt a multi- stages in the selection and application of techniques to encourage and support government targets for renewable energy .. pointing out that the pilot project is an outstanding example of this collaborative approach. "
PV panels will be a capacity / 3.2 MW / generation / 520.4 gigawatt hours per year /, which provides the emission / 220.3 ton / of carbon dioxide annually.
The aim of the pilot project to support efforts in the field of renewable energy development in the UAE through the study process for the potential and feasibility of integrating the PV on the roofs of buildings to help meet the needs of the Abu Dhabi power.