Masdar Special Projects: Um Al Zomul off-grid PV plant
The Um Al Zomul solar photovoltaic plant is an off-grid facility in the desert. It is one of several projects in Masdar’s domestic portfolio.
- Installed capacity: 100-kilowatt peak
- Batteries: 90,000 ampere-hour
- Solar energy penetration: 100 percent of the farm’s power demand
- Diesel fuel savings: 47,000 litres annually
- Emission reductions: 130 tonnes annually