Sakaka: Saudi Arabia’s first ever utility scale renewable energy project
Algihaz is proud to be an investor in Sakaka solar power plant, KSA’s first utility scale renewable energy installation and to have participated in the construction of this transformational project. Sakaka Station, developed under the landmark National Renewable Energy Program and executed by REPDO (Renewable Energy Project Development Office), represents a major leap in diversifying the national energy mix and working towards a smore sustainable energy future for Saudi Arabia.
The solar plant occupies 6.2 square kilometers and includes 1.2 million solar panels. With a production capacity of 300 megawatts, Sakaka has the potential to power 45,000 households and contribute to offsetting over 500 thousand tons of carbon dioxide emissions per year.