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Old July 11th, 2012, 01:01 AM   #101
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It might be a vanity project, but at least its one that pioneers interesting technologies and at least attempts to create urban structures which are adapted to the UAE climate, unlike the rest of the Arab world. Maybe they fail but it looks like they are getting at least close to that. In Dubai they haven't even tried yet and merely continue to put one skyscraper glass house one after the other into the sand.
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Old July 11th, 2012, 01:14 AM   #102
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Totally agree. Abu Dhabi makes me envious for getting something like Masdar City.

Dubai could have made me envious with Hydropolis, but well...
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Old September 14th, 2012, 01:45 PM   #103
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ABU DHABI | Masdar City Development

What are your opinions/views about Masdar city in respect of the quality of features it has.
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Old September 14th, 2012, 01:47 PM   #104
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What are your opinions/views about Masdar city in respect of the quality of features it has.
The features are
Carbon free environment
Sustainable development
Renewable energy
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Old September 14th, 2012, 02:21 PM   #105
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The most interesting is the new idea of transportation - pavements on the ground and automated taxis underground. At what stage is the construction of this city?
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Old September 14th, 2012, 02:28 PM   #106
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First phase. Details on www.masdar.ae
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Old April 8th, 2013, 03:40 AM   #107
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Old April 8th, 2013, 03:40 AM   #108
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Old April 10th, 2013, 09:01 PM   #109
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The city of the future looks incredible. I hope every city can take on elements of this project. This proves that buildings with zero or even a negative carbon footprint are possible! Great pics, Parisian Girl!
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Old June 20th, 2014, 04:54 AM   #110
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Lovely project. I hope there are still updates today? I would be interested in following the development of masdar after I saw it in a documentary on youtube.
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Hi there, from what I have read this Masdar City has a lot of potential.

I live on AD Island. If I was to visit Masdar City, where can I visit? Are there areas open to the general public or is it private access only?
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Old December 10th, 2014, 09:55 PM   #112
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Any news here?
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Old December 11th, 2014, 01:14 AM   #113
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I heard nothing yet. but if anyone... i'm waiting.
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Old June 30th, 2015, 12:48 PM   #114
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How do people access these electric personal transit pods we see on TV adverts?
My family visited Masdar but they didn't see them. Why are they hidden away?
All they saw was a mini mall and lots of students.
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Old July 3rd, 2015, 01:45 AM   #115
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Update Plz!!! .. cuz this project is awesome
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Old July 6th, 2015, 07:10 AM   #116
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It has been 2 years since the last update. Is this thread actually still alive?
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Old July 13th, 2015, 02:12 PM   #117
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I have been to Sumo Sushi and Bento at Masdar Institute and their Chicken Bento is the most delicious bento I have ever tasted.
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Old July 13th, 2015, 05:00 PM   #118
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That certainly is good news, but did you also take some pictures of the construction works?
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Old October 30th, 2015, 04:47 PM   #119
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Old October 30th, 2015, 04:51 PM   #120
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