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Could Saudi Arabia Become the Next Solar Market Hotspot?:

Could Saudi Arabia Become the Next Solar Market Hotspot?:

A variety of different of solar panels and configurations from Phoenix had been tested prior to the company being commissioned to take on the project. The testing and evaluation was carried out by Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s national petroleum company, the world’s largest producer of crude oil. That’s not even a drop in an extremely large bucket, when compared to the country’s solar energy potential. The Riyadh plant was due to come on line in September, 2011. A cursory Google search yielded no mention as to whether or not the plant has actually come on-line. No news of the project’s completion appears on among the news releases on

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/01/08/could-saudi-arabia-be...

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