The Center for Sustainability and Climate (CSC) hosted a workshop along with their strategic partner United Nation Global Compact (UNGC) Saudi Network titled by “Understanding Sustainable Development Goals and its...READ MORE
PepsiCo and PSU Activate First Student Led Competition
Student competition on Zero Waste initiative shortlisted 5 groups. The participants focused on different environmental challenges such as using cloud computing for sustainability, waste disposal locator and pollution monitoring, recycling, IoT and NFC in waste disposal, using RFID on electronic wastebin, and waste management systems.Read more about the PepsiCO PSU competition
“Green Economy and Environmental Protection – Saudi Vision 2030” Forum
Through the Compliance Office, a forum on Green Economy and Environmental Protection was conducted that participated by different experts on sustainability. The keynote speaker was Mr. Asad Naqvi, Head of the Secretariat, the UN Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE)and Head of the Secretariat, the Green Growth Knowledge Partnership (GGKP), wherein he talked about “tackling the economic and environmental crises together”.Read more about the Forum
Renewable Energy Lab
Research Labs such as 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.
Research Projects such as the Sustainable Nano grid based Networked Electricity - A Paradigm shift for Electricity Infrastructure, was done to provide the community with an alternative to the grid and diesel-powered electricity. This is just one of the project of this Research Lab and more research and project are being done.
- 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