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Greenest City in the World to be Masdar City in United Arab Emirates


By Jennifer Lance
Ecoscraps
October 1, 2008


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Greenest City in the World to be Masdar City in United Arab Emirates

The world’s most ambitious “eco-city” has broke ground in the United Arab
Emirates. Masdar City will be a zero-waste, zero-carbon community powered by
renewable energy. All garbage will be recycled, and inhabitants will grow
organic produce. The first residents, 100 alternative energy postgrads at the
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, who will move in September 2009.

 

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