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"I call for objective and scientific research in the subjects of petroleum, environment and climate away from political pressures and influences"​


18 November 2014

Fifth Board of Trustees meeting held in Riyadh –  ...

The fifth meeting of KAPSARC’s Board of Trustees (BOT) was held in KAPSARC’s Research and Office Complex (ROC) on November 18, 2014. Chaired by  ... Read More

12 November 2014

KAPSARC holds workshop on China’s Energy Economy  ...

KAPSARC held its second workshop on China's Energy Economy on November 12-13, 2014 in Riyadh. This workshop built on the ideas raised in the Apr ... Read More

11 November 2014

Sixth International Advisory Council (IAC) Meetin ...

The sixth meeting of the KAPSARC International Council (IAC) was held on the KAPSARC campus on November 11, 2014. Chaired by, Samer AlAshgar, KA ... Read More

22 October 2014

Coal Modeling Workshop held in Washington, DC – O ...

Coal represented 30% of worldwide primary energy consumption in 2013, and coal-fired power plants are a significant source of electricity genera ... Read More


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KAPSARC is an independent, non-profit research institution dedicated to researching energy economics, policy, technology, and the environment across all types of energy. KAPSARC's mandate is to advance the understanding of energy challenges and opportunities facing the world today and tomorrow, through unbiased, independent, and high-caliber research for the benefit of society. KAPSARC is located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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