It welcomed nearby and universal firms to attempt to meet all requirements for offering on two undertakings.

One is for 300 MW of sun powered vitality to be implicit Al-Jouf area, in the kingdom’s north. The second is for a 400 MW wind control advancement in Tabuk, northwestern Saudi Arabia, the vitality service said in an announcement.

Government gauges say Saudi pinnacle vitality request is relied upon to surpass 120 gigawatts by 2032.


Practically the greater part of the kingdom’s energy right now originates from rough, refined oil or regular gas.

However, as a feature of the Vision 2030 monetary change plan to wean the kingdom off oil, it has set an objective of 9.5 GW of renewable vitality by 2023.

“This denote the beginning stage of a long and managed program of renewable vitality organization in Saudi Arabia,” Khaled al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, said in the announcement.

He said this won’t just differentiate the kingdom’s energy blend yet will likewise catalyze financial improvement.

Coming to the 9.5 GW target will cost between US$30 billion and US$50 billion, Falih said a month ago.

Organizations will have until Mar 20 to record reports for offering pre-capability. Those which are fruitful will be reported by Apr 10. Formal recommendations can then be displayed until July, the service said.