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Renewable energy absolutely necessary for Saudi

‘Renewable energy absolutely necessary’ – Saudi

Oil saving win-win drives Saudi solar power boom...

May 23, 2013 4:56
 
Solar power

Saudi battles excess heat, dust to build solar power

Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, may finally be getting serious about overcoming the technical and financial hurdles for tapping its other main resource: sunshine.

May 24, 2012 2:06
 
Why hasn’t the region conquered solar power?

Why hasn’t the region conquered solar power?

In this guest article from GE, we ask why solar isn’t powering the region, and Sami Kamel of GE Energy calls on governments to subsidize solar – just like fossil fuel.

October 6, 2010 4:26
 
Expat bakes cookies, shows way forward

Expat bakes cookies, shows way forward

At least one person in the Gulf is making use of our vast solar resources.

August 19, 2010 1:33
 
Masdar’s mega solar deal

Masdar’s mega solar deal

Total and Abengoa to partner up on world’s largest concentrated solar project.

June 9, 2010 3:18