Siphonic Rainwater Drainage in Masdar City
Arabic: مدينة مصدر, Madīnat Maṣdar, literally Source City, is an Arcology project in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates. At its core is a planned city, which is being built by Masdar, a subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company, with the majority of seed capital provided by the government of Abu Dhabi.
Designed by the British architectural firm Foster and Partners and engineering and environmental consultancy, Mott MacDonald, the city aims to be zero waste and rely entirely on solar energy and other renewable energy sources. Masdar City is located 17 kilometres (11 mi) east-south-east of the city of Abu Dhabi, beside Abu Dhabi International Airport.