Masdar, UAE

A community applying the One Planet principles


When completed, Masdar will house 50,000 people and 1,500 businesses

In September 2008, building began at Masdar City, a zero-carbon zero-waste and car-free community in Abu Dhabi. Masdar will house approximately 50,000 people and up to 1,500 businesses focusing on sustainable products and services.

Masdar City is being developed by Mubadala and masterplanned by Foster & Partners, and aims to enable One Planet Living through a range of infrastructure and design features set out in the One Planet Action Plan, developed in a process led by the One Planet Communities team at BioRegional.