For decades Qatar has looked to the ground for its energy supply. Now it is looking to the sky. With hydrocarbons a finite resource and sustainability a cornerstone of Qatar National Vision 2030, alternative, cleaner means of energy production must be developed.
Following months of planning, design and construction, Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC), Kahramaa and Barwa Real Estate Group (BRE) have completed Qatar's first Passivhaus, marking a major shift in the country's burgeoning construction industry.
Qatar Solar Technologies (QSTec) has announced that it has successfully produced its first polysilicon at its 8,000 metric tonnes per annum (MTPA) manufacturing facility in Qatar.