Baset Asaba, Utilities Middle East
National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed), UAE-based district cooling utility company, and Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, Masdar, have signed a service agreement to operate latter’s first district cooling plant with operations underway.
Under the three-year contract, Tabreed will manage the district cooling plant on behalf of Masdar, providing expertise as well as operations and maintenance services, including regular maintenance of onsite equipment, water pumps and other related services through ongoing monitoring, diagnostic and planned maintenance work.
The Masdar district cooling plant is state-of-the-art and showcases the smart energy system of the district. It is part of Masdar City’s first phase, slated to provide the first 6,000 refrigeration tonnes (RT) of the 94,000 RTs planned for the area.