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Qatar builds carbon neutral 2022 World Cup stadium

Qatar is building a carbon neutral model stadium for the 2022 World Cup, which includes solar photovoltaics (PV) and solar cooling technologies.

By Renewable Energy Focus staff

Kier Group provided the 500-seater stadium with 512 Mitsubishi 185 W polycrystalline solar PV modules and 6 SMA 1500 TL phase inverters. The solar farm is located outside the stadium.

The stadium, designed by Arup Associates also features a solar cooling system.

Qatar plans to build 12 full-size carbon neutral stadiums based on the test stadium for the 2022 World Cup.

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