Solar Qatar Summit 2013 (SQS) is taking place in Doha, Qatar on 18 & 19 November 2013, under the patronage of H.E. Eng. Essa bin Hilal Al-Kuwari, President of Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation ‘Kahramaa” and with support from H.E. Sheikh Abdul Rahman bin Khalifa Al Thani, Minister of Municipality and Urban Planning, State of Qatar.
The growing realization that investing in solar energy can work to reduce domestic consumption of hydrocarbon reserves for power generation, fuelling economic diversification and growth is driving the Middle East towards sustainable energy sources. The investment in solar energy and the commitment to a reduced carbon-footprint will help to extend the lifetime of natural resources, ensuring the longevity of the overall social and economic benefits for Qatar. - See more at: http://www.solarqatarsummit.com/#sthash.E9d7xnNS.dpuf