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Solar power key for Saudi future, says energy chief

Solar power key for Saudi future, says energy chief 28. October 2014 | Applications & Installations , Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends | By: Ian Clover Executive director of Saudi Electricity Company says solar energy is a must, not a choice, at opening event of Solar Arabia Summit. As solar power prices in Saudi Arabia fall, the potential of PV in the sun-rich Kingdom could yet be realized.wikimedia commons A leading figurehead in Saudi Arabia’s energy sector has called solar energy "a must" for the kingdom, stating that Saudi Arabia has little choice but to pursue the potential of solar power if it hopes to maintain the country’s standard of living. Speaking at the opening day of the fourth Solar Arabia summit in Riyadh, Hamed al-Saggaf, executive director of the Saudi Electricity Company, told attendees that the kingdom must learn to wean itse...

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