The IRENA headquarters building is located in Masdar City, which is situated approximately 30 kilometers north of Abu Dhabi City. The building is an Estidama 4 Pearl Rated multi-use complex, comprised of three connected buildings. The complex is intended to conserve energy and water and create a shared space. The building complex is united by a common atrium and a single rooftop. The atrium connects offices to open spaces where people will be able to shop, dine, and experience the modern, sustainable lifestyle exemplified by Masdar City.
Provision of the heating, ventilation and air conditioning, chilled water, domestic water, building management and lighting control systems was also included in the scope of work.