UN to help Saudi Arabia strengthen environmental protection

It will provide technical experts in the fields of environmental law, air quality management and climate change

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Saudi Arabia to build 2.6GW solar plant near Mecca

The Middle Eastern oil giant says it aims to diversify its energy mix and increase grid flexibility

Could US overtake Saudi Arabia as world’s top oil exporter?

The country saw a ‘spectacular growth’ of 2.2m barrels per day last year

Scotland to hire experts in key markets to drive energy exports

The US, Mexico, India, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia have been identified as having significant growth opportunities in oil and gas

Sun goes in on Saudi Arabia’s $200bn solar plans

The nation is now concentrating on developing a broader, more practical strategy to boost renewables

US surpasses Saudi Arabia as world’s top crude oil producer

The trend is expected to continue for the rest of the year as well as through 2019

UK commits £21.5m for carbon capture and storage

It is part of an international challenge with Saudi Arabia and Mexico to invest in new ways of reducing the cost of the technology so it can be commercially viable

UK and Saudi Arabia team up on cleantech

The countries have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on developing new clean energy technologies

US-Saudi Arabia ink carbon capture agreement

The US and Saudi Arabia have agreed to work together on technologies designed to reduce carbon dioxide from fossil fuel projects. They have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a framework for co-operation in the areas of clean fossil fuels and carbon management. That includes carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS), supercritical carbon […]

Saudi Arabia announces 100% clean energy megacity

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to build a $500 billion (£377.4bn) megacity, which will be powered entirely by renewable energy. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has already named the city ‘NEOM’ and has suggested it will span 26,500 square kilometres, an area 33 times larger than New York. Situated at the country’s borders with Jordan […]