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SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

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.

IMPACT EXAMPLE

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

Metrics

12.1 - Responsible Consumption and Production

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.

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1227

Number of views

4.03

Citations Per Paper

PSU's scholarly output researches related to SDG 12 – responsible consumption and production in the past academic year has 1227 views and 4.03 citations per paper.

Renewable Energy lab, PSU is showing a serious commitment to encourage its researchers to increase their productivity in this field.

Relevant Researches

Policies

12.2.1: Ethical sourcing policy
# Name of Policy Actions
1 Sustainable Food Sourcing Policy
12.2.3. Policy waste disposal - hazardous materials
12.2.4. Policy waste disposal - landfill policy
12.2.5. Policy for minimisation of plastic use
12.2.6. Policy for minimisation of disposable items

Educational Events

Sep


16

Smart Grid and IoT for the Integration of Renewables in Saudi Arabia

Smart Grid and IoT for the Integration of Renewables in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 4:00 to 6:00 PM (KSA Time), Online link will be sent to registered email.

Adresses the interplay among the distributed generation, storage, and conventional generation to provide an efficient operational strategy.


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Feb


11

International Virtual Conference on Electrical Energy Systems (ICEES 2021)

International Virtual Conference on Electrical Energy Systems (ICEES 2021)

Visit ICEES 2021 website for details

The conference is online, from paper submission, including reviewing, conference discussion, and post-conference processing.


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