TITLE

Renewed drive for alternative energy

AUTHOR(S)
Ratcliffe, Verity
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/1/2010, Vol. 54 Issue 40, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses renewable energy plans of Saudi Arabia. It has been stated that the kingdom decided to explore power generation outside the traditional fossil fuel-fired technology in 1960s, but in the years since then renewable energy plans of it remained small-scale and fundamentally research-oriented. It has been stated that in April 2010, a royal decree was passed to make King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy to lead the development of alternative energy in the kingdom.
ACCESSION #
54574464

 

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