Renewables To Power Regional Electricity Generation Sector To $22bn By 2022

The GCC is likely to speed up its solar energy conversion movement in the wake of lessons learnt from the depressed oil prices of the past few years, according to an industry leader.

Turkish solar power structure supplier, Tekom-Puk, maintains the super-energised solar drive will ensure the Gulf region reaches its 2030 target of a collective 4.6 GW PV in power generation to emerge as a global renewables leader.

Speaking ahead of Tekom-Puk’s participation at Middle East Electricity 2019, the region’s power industry show, which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from March 5-7 next year, Murad Saygın, the company’s General Manager said the GCC’s solar sector is now widely viewed as “highly promising” and likely to scale up further. Read more