Change Begins at Home

January 2013
Earth Island Journal;Winter2013, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p4
The article reports that Saudi Arabia is planning to generate 100% of its power from renewable and low-carbon energy sources in the next two decades, however it will not stop fossil oil production. Prince Turlri Al Faisal Al Saud unveiled the plans to revamp the kingdom's electricity production in October 2012. Paul Gamble, chief economist at Jadwa Research, says that the actual aim is to reduce domestic consumption of oil and to get more price for by selling it internationally.


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