Tabreed, Masdar sign agreement to operate Masdar City’s first district cooling plant
Staff Writer |
National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) and Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, Masdar, announced that they have signed a service agreement to operate Masdar’s first district cooling plant with operations underway.
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Under the three-year contract, Tabreed will manage the district cooling plant on behalf of Masdar, providing expertise as well as operations and maintenance services, including regular maintenance of onsite equipment, water pumps and other related services through ongoing monitoring, diagnostic and planned maintenance work.
The Masdar district cooling plant is state-of-the-art and showcases the smart energy system of the district. It is part of Masdar City’s first phase, slated to provide the first 6,000 RT of the 94,000 RTs planned for the area.
Tabreed is a partner of choice for organizations across the GCC in providing environmentally friendly district cooling solutions.
With 72 district cooling plants located throughout the region, Tabreed currently delivers over 1 million refrigeration tons to key developments in the region including iconic infrastructure projects such as Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Island, Yas Island, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Dubai Metro, Dubai Parks and Resorts, and the Jabal Omar Development in the Holy City of Mecca, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Masdar is Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company which works to advance the development, commercialization and deployment of clean energy technologies and solutions.
The company serves as a link between today’s fossil fuel economy and the energy economy of the future.
Wholly owned by the Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, the strategic investment company of the Government of Abu Dhabi, Masdar is dedicated to the Emirates’ long-term vision for the future of energy and water. ■