By Nahed Taher, Bandar Al-Hajjar
The big oil assets in Saudi Arabia have for many years inspired a beneficiant procedure of oil subsidies, making the dominion one of many prime international locations on the planet with the most cost effective family expense of oil. Such subsidies have, although, inspired inefficient usage of oil, that is mostly fed on within the strength, water and transportation sectors, contributing considerably to CO2 emission within the nation. those difficulties are exacerbated by way of demographic dynamics, urbanization, adjustments in source of revenue and intake styles, and industrialization. On present developments of family intake styles, Saudi Arabia will eat the full of the oil it's going to produce by means of 2030, to be able to mirror negatively at the monetary means of the govt. to execute its improvement courses. it's this profit constraining trouble, instead of ecological demanding situations, that has began to allure coverage awareness in Saudi Arabia. This ebook supplies a different standpoint on those demanding situations by means of them as funding possibilities, now not monetary constraints at the executive funds. It sets out to check the character and volume of the strength and environmental demanding situations dealing with Saudi Arabia, and to discover a number of concepts for turning those demanding situations into ecocnomic funding possibilities which can create jobs, enhance source of revenue, advance strength in fresh strength expertise and advertise environmental sustainability.