Sharjah Sustainable City to develop energy storage solutions
1 Sep 2021
Sharjah Sustainable City has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Germany’s Hager Group to test and deploy the latest technologies and innovations in demand management and smart energy storage solutions
Sharjah Sustainable City has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Germany’s Hager Group to test and deploy the latest technologies and innovations in demand management and smart energy storage solutions.
The MoU was signed by Hager and the research and development arm of Sharjah Sustainable City, SEE Institute.
“To reach the global targets of carbon neutrality and to realise a sustainable renewable energy supply, we need to integrate energy storage systems and management to control devices. Our partnership with Sharjah Sustainable City will allow us to demonstrate together new innovative solutions, which will shape the future of sustainable buildings," Torsten Hager, Future Energy Solutions International Corporate Strategy Director at Hager Group, said in a press release following the announcement of the MoU.
"We prioritise innovation and leverage the smartest technologies to drive efficiencies across all our sustainability targets. Renewable energy is one of the biggest contributors towards achieving net zero carbon and this partnership with Hager Group will allow us to reach the highest possible energy efficiencies and the lowest energy intensities in our development. Sharjah Sustainable City is proud to be the first beneficiaries of this MoU signed by SEE Institute, our invaluable knowledge hub," Yousef Ahmed al-Mutawa, CEO of Sharjah Sustainable City, said following the signing.
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