King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology and King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy signs an agreement to develop resources to assist Saudi Arabia to achieve its goal in the field of renewable energy.
The agreement was signed by Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, Minister of Energy and KACST chairman, and Abdullah Al-Swaha, Minister of Communications and Information Technology and Chairman of K.A.CARE.
“The integration between the energy system and the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology is an important step in strengthening the Kingdom’s leading position as a global leader in the field of atomic and renewable energy, as the city is the national laboratory,” a statement said.
Both the universities will benefit from each other’s facilities, resources, and capabilities and will develop plans for operating to serve the National Atomic Energy Project.
The cooperation will include in providing consultations on atomic and renewable energy projects, technical and research capacities, workshops and conferences, exchanging scientific expertise, and others.