Prince Sultan University taken efforts on bringing the environment pollution free and contribute towards climate change. As an important stakeholder, PSU contributes towards the achievement of sustainable cities and communities through various events, practices, and research. It regularly organizes events and exhibitions for students and employees to promote the responsible consumption and production.
The strong commitment can be witnessed from the type of support provided in events related to, E-waste and the sustainable practices followed for sustainable PSU campus to promote responsible consumption and production, research contribution, etc. Moreover, the integration of consumption and production as an important topic is endorsed in our curriculum and outreach.
The Prince Sultan University is involved in several industrial collaborations that are leading the way in the search for alternative energy sources. One such example comes from our Renewable Energy Lab, who are in cooperation with Power and Telecom Technologies Co., KFB Holding Group, Riyadh for a collaborative consultancy project on investigations on minimizing electricity cost and feasibility study of self-sustainable campus.
The main objective of the project is to study PSU Lighting electricity network to provide Strategic solutions as per the sustainable development goals (SDG 12, 13, 17)
Clear plan for executing energy saving measures by identifying the energy Intensive electrical utilities inside the campus
Economic analysis for power quality improvement and energy savings
Identifying the electrical inefficient processes in the campus
Financial benefit (reduction in the billing cost), investment and payback period
12.1 - Research on Responsible Consumption and Production
Prince Sultan University is showing a serious commitment to encourage its researchers to increase their productivity in this field.