Saudi Arabia recently announced it will invest $100 billion in developing renewable energy, and particularly solar power. Whilst a third of this amount will be allocated to building nuclear power plants, the majority will be used to develop other sources, in particular solar power.
According to Saudi Aramco, the Kingdom experiences roughly 3000 hours of sunlight annually, and features “empty stretches of desert that can host solar arrays and vast deposits of clear sand that can be used in the manufacture of silicon photovoltaic cells”.
The drivers for the development of solar infrastructure and its monetarization are plentiful. Aside from having one of the highest solar radiation averages in the world, the Saudi Arabian private sector has the financial strength to launch solar power generation and manufacturing once the technologies reduce opportunity costs and supported by governmental incentives.
by Deforest5 years ago
Saudi Arabia ruled by the Saudi house, no need to say that it is a dictatorship, is aiming at acquiring the nuclear weapon. It is one if not the most extremist and fundamentalist muslim country in the world. Iran's...
by rizrazi2 years ago
I came to know that the Rape as a Crime is highest in USA, Here i would like to know the views of peoples .. WHY???
by sadran5 years ago
Do anyone knows why I can't buy hydrogen peroxide in Dammam, Saudi Arabia?
by Deforest3 years ago
For the Atlanticist press, the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). which has just invaded the north and west of Iraq. is a group of jihadists led by their faith, the Koran in one hand and a Kalashnikov in the...
by ngureco7 years ago
In Saudi Arabia, a man cannot be convicted for rape unless the act has been witnessed by two men.How do you like this law?
by ekija6 years ago
Wha is the population of saudi arabia
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