Saudia Arabia to go 50% Solar in 20 years

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is seeking to find an alternative to petroleum by exploiting solar energy in desalination. “The Kingdom’s future plan includes investing in this area to secure half of the country’s electricity needs during the next 20 years.” This is not a new idea! The first collaboration on solar cells occurred between the King Abdulaziz City and the US company IBM in 2009.



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