Energy

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- Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center Newsletter

Conference Spotlights Saudi Arabia’s Role in the Middle East

Summer 2013

Saudi Arabia’s Prince Turki Al Faisal told a standing-room only audience at Harvard Kennedy School in April that his nation is investing huge sums in solar, wind, and nuclear energy to reduce domestic reliance on its oil reserves. Prince Turki said Saudi Arabia’s security depends on a healthy energy policy that uses oil to earn export revenues rather than for domestic consumption.