Masdar - A Green City in the Land of Black Gold

Photography : Laurent WEYL     Texts : Aude RAUX    

In 2008, a groundbreaking city with a low carbon footprint emerged from the deserts of the United Arab Emirates. This urban laboratory, 30 minutes from Abu Dhabi, houses a university that is specialised in the research and development of the clean technologies of the future. .

For the 2014-2015 university year, the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) (created in collaboration with the prestigious Massachusetts Institute ( more ...)