Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza, chairman of Sustainable Energy Authority (SEA) met the member and second deputy chairman of Parliament, Ali Ahmed Zayed.
This meeting was to talk about renewable energy sources for powering utilities and service facilities.
The efforts of SEA was appraised by Mr.Zayed as it was encouraging the use of renewable and environmentally-friendly power sources for fighting the climate change
A target was set by National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP) to produce 5% of Bahrain’s power by 2025 with renewable energy and increasing it to 10% by 2035.
Energy efficiency ratings for commercial and residential buildings, based on actual consumption and replacement of 70,000 street lights and 400,000 bulbs with LED bulb systems.
SolarOne’s 2 solar panel factories in Bahrain are priced at BD4 million with a target of 80,000 solar panels annually.
Solar panels are installed at schools, homes, and also at the Bahrain International Circuit.