Soaring demand sets scene for Saudi Power 2015
Kingdom sees 8% increase in electricity demand over past decade
Demand for electricity in Saudi Arabia has seen a steady annual increase of 8% per annum for the past decade and more than $37.5m was invested in electricity generation projects in 2012 alone. The soaring demand is the backdrop for Saudi Power 2015, the country’s premier forum for the Kingdom’s power industry.
With more than 3,200 international visitors expected, Saudi Power 2015, to be held at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 11-13 May, will serve as a platform for leading international companies to network with government officials, buyers and developers to; explore partnership opportunities with local companies and strengthen brand presence in the Saudi market. Participants will be able to gain access to the lucrative Middle East market to identify opportunities for collaboration and promote their latest technological creations and innovations. The show will showcase the latest trends and cutting-edge products, equipment, solutions, and services in the power industry.
To address the challenges faced by the country’s power industry, Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) is looking forward to contribute positively towards the development of this industry through staging the annual event showcasing electricity, power generation, alternative energy, water technology, and lighting. The current edition of the show will be hosted under the patronage of the Saudi Ministry of Water and Electricity.
The Saudi Aircon exhibition, a dedicated platform for air conditioning, heating, ventilation and refrigeration products and service, will be held consecutively with Saudi Power.