Saudis to seek bids for 700-megawatt wind and solar projects

As part of a plan to transform the Saudi economy by weaning it off oil and creating new industries, Saudi Arabia will begin seeking bids next week for a 300-megawatt solar plant and a 400-megawatt wind farm.

Photo: Ronald Zak/AP/Polfoto

Saudi Arabia will begin seeking bids next week from renewable-energy companies to build wind and solar plants with a combined capacity of 700 megawatts as part of the kingdom's USD 50 billion program to boost power generation and cut its oil consumption.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

RWE wins German solar tender

The German utility secures rights to develop a solar farm in North Rhine-Westphalia in 2023 after emerging triumphant in solar tender

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs