Archinect - News 2014-04-23T09:23:43-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/58477951/fully-charged-visits-foster-designed-masdar-city Fully Charged visits Foster-designed Masdar City Archinect 2012-10-02T12:18:00-04:00 >2012-10-09T00:33:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w7/w79dwaz709ll5x6o.jpg" width="514" height="282" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Masdar City is a project in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates. Its core is a planned city, which is being built by the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, a subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company, with the majority of seed capital provided by the government of Abu Dhabi. Designed by the British architectural firm Foster and Partners, the city will rely entirely on solar energy and other renewable energy sources, with a sustainable, zero-carbon, zero-waste ecology.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/5973420/inside-masdar-city-a-modern-mirage Inside Masdar City: a modern mirage Paul Petrunia 2011-05-11T11:46:11-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8c/8cd5102a9233f1ac3b9ce7bf8fa2a23a.jpg" width="460" height="276" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The first phase of this zero-carbon Gulf city is up and running. But behind the futuristic facade of driverless pods, medieval streets twist and turn back the clock to traditional design</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>