Mohammad is a researcher in KAPSARC’s Climate and Environment program. His research focuses on energy demand and energy efficiency. He is currently partof a project modeling energy demand in Saudi Arabia and estimating the economic impacts of energyprice reform. He is also modeling Saudi Arabia’s residential building stock to assess its energy efficiency retrofit options. Mohammad holds an M.Sc. in renewable and clean energy from the University of Dayton, Ohio.
Energy Price Reform in Saudi Arabia: Modeling the Economic and Environmental Impact and Understanding the Demand Response
The government of Saudi Arabia, like many around the world, has long set domestic energy prices far below international market levels. This helps keep prices stable and energy affordable, providing important support to lower-income households.21st June 2020