UAE’s Masdar signs strategic agreement to develop solar projects in Iraq

Masdar, one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, announced that it has signed a strategic agreement with Iraq to develop solar projects in the country.

The signing took place in the presence of Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismail, Iraqi Minister of Oil; Suhail bin Mohammed Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure; and Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Trade.

“We are grateful to the Government of Iraq for providing Masdar with the opportunity to contribute to the implementation of Iraq’s renewable energy strategy. The UAE is committed to working with Iraq to develop sustainable energy resources. This initiative also highlights the importance of public and private sector partnerships in finding affordable solutions,” Suhail bin Mohammed Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, said.