Dr Khalid Klefeekh Al Hajri, Chairman and CEO of QSTec and Rashid Nasser Sraiya Al Kaabi, Chairman of Energy City both signed the MOU at ECQ's offices in West Bay, Doha.
Commenting on the signing of the MoU, Rashid Nasser Sraiya Al Kaabi, Chairman of ECQ stated, "Energy City Qatar was the first to implement the Green and Sustainable building concepts in Qatar.
With both LEED and QSAS certifications, the concept and creation of ECQ
stands on the firm grounds of sustainability.
We are delighted to see that green building and sustainable construction that includes the adoption of alternative energy systems is widely accepted and showing an upward trend in Qatar and the region."
"It is an honour to be the first real estate company to sign with QStec
, a company that shares our vision in building a more sustainable future for our nation.
We are advocates of the Qatar National Vision 2030 and we will seize every opportunity that will help realize this vision.
Added Al Kaabi.
"Our city wide use of solar energy was originally designed to reach 6 megawatts (MW) but with this collaboration with QSTec
we aim to increase Energy City
's use of solar power to 9 MW which represents around 15% of the total energy usage at ECQ
" said Al Kaabi