British fuel cell developer AFC Energy has signed a deal to deploy 300 Mw of fuel cell capacity to Dubai.
Dubai Carbon, backed by major emirati players ENOC, Dubai Electricity and Dubai Aluminium, is set to collaborate with AFC. The companies will initially assess the possibility of using the fuel cells as power supply to Dubai Expo in 2020, as well as The World Development by Nakheel and the Al Maktoum International airport.
The project will be operated trough a joint venture.
AFC and Dubai Carbon also intended to form a joint venture to pitch for additional fuel cell contracts.
This agreement is AFC’s third major international contract since the beginning of March.