Masdar City Solar PV Plant

10 mw solar plant in masdar city

The Masdar City Solar Photovoltaic Plant is the largest of its kind in the Middle East. The facility produces about 17,500 megawatt-hours of clean electricity annually and offsets 15,000 tonnes of carbon emissions per year. The plant consists of 87,780 multicrystalline and thin-film modules supplied by Suntech and First Solar.

The solar PV plant is one of several projects in Masdar’s domestic portfolio.

Quick Facts

  • Facility area: 210,000 square metres
  • Equipment: 87,780 modules (18,228 by Suntech, 69,552 by First Solar)
  • Installed capacity: 10-megawatt peak
  • Energy generation: 17,564 megawatt-hours annually
  • Emission reductions: 15,000 tonnes annually