Saudi Arabia

Goldi Solar, Desert Technologies Sign MoU To Expand RE 

Indian Solar module manufacturer Goldi Solar has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Desert Technologies, a solar PV and smart infrastructure holding company based in Saudi Arabia. The two firms have planned to use this partnership to boost the expansion of renewable energy in India and Saudi Arabia.  The MoU, part of the India-Saudi […]

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Saudi Arabia’s PIF Acquires 9.5% Stake in Offshore Wind Player Skyborn Renewables

The Public Investment Fund (PIF), the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has announced the acquisition of up to 9.5% in Germany based offshore wind developer and operator Skyborn Renewables, alongside Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) which is a global, independent infrastructure investment fund. The Saudi Government has said that the investment will allow PIF to participate in […]

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Saudi Arabia Announces 10 New Renewable Energy Projects

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is mulling over the development of 10 new renewable energy projects in the country. According to reports, the new RE projects are aimed at enhancing the power generated from solar and wind sources and further reducing the use of fossil fuels – especially oil – to generate electricity. The new […]

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Saudi’s SEWA Approves Regulatory Framework For Self-Consumption Of RE

The Saudi Water and Electricity Regulatory Authority (SEWA) has come up with a regulatory framework for renewable energy systems for self-consumption. Chaired by Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Water and Electricity Regulatory Authority, the Board has approved the regulatory framework […]

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ACWA Power, EBRD sign pact for Renewable Energy Infra Projects

Key Saudi Arabian power generator and RE player ACWA Power Company has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to finance sustainable infrastructure projects with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The pact was announced on the side lines of the Future Investment Initiative Forum, which took place in Riyadh. The […]

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Masdar Opens New Office in Saudi Arabia With Focus On Renewable Projects

Renewable energy major Masdar had opened a new dedicated office in the Saudi Arabia to strengthen its support for the Kingdom’s clean energy objectives. Masdar will also participate with partners in the upcoming Round 4 tender announced by the Saudi Power Procurement Co. (SPPC) for wind and solar projects with a combined capacity of 3.3 […]

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Saudi Arabia Sets Sights on Building Five Renewable Energy Projects

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is building five new projects for the production of renewable electricity. As per reports, the total capacity of the combined five RE projects will be 3,300 MW. The Saudi Power Procurement Company (SPPC) had announced recently that solar and wind sources will be employed to generate electricity. The company has […]

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New Fitch Report Says Saudi Arabia Solar Power Expansion To Reach 5.1 GW By 2031

Fitch Solutions has come up with a fresh report stating that the solar power capacity of Saudi Arabia might grow to more than 5.1 GW between 2022 and 2031. The solar expansion holds massive potential given the long-term power sector plans and policy support from the Saudi Arabia government. The report also said that Saudi […]

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Aramco To Generate 12 GW Wind And Solar Power By 2035

Saudi oil conglomerate Aramco has announced that it will be aiming for 12 GW of solar and wind capacity by 2035. Aramco also wants to generate 11 million tonnes of blue ammonia by the end of this decade that will employ 1.93 million tonnes of blue hydrogen. Blue hydrogen is hydrogen made from oil but […]

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