21 Dhu al-Qi'dah 1445 - 29 May 2024
Sign up for newsletter
Eye of Riyadh
Environment & Energy | Sunday 10 December, 2023 12:25 pm |

SWCC and Schneider Electric to Develop Saudi Competencies towards Climate Action

Schneider Electric, a global leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, and the Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) have announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at driving significant advancements in the fight against climate change in line with the Kingdom's 2030 Vision. The MoU was signed in the presence of the Deputy Governor of SWCC, Eng. Mamdouh Alshuaibi, and Mohamed Shaheen, Cluster President of Schneider Electric Saudi Arabia and Yemen.


Under the agreement, Schneider Electric and SWCC will work to develop Saudi competencies in managing high-efficiency operational systems and creating a carbon roadmap to implement sustainable solutions to improve operational efficiency, through full consultancy sustainable assessment as well as a series of training and development programs, workshops, and coordinated site visits. 


Eng. Mamdouh Alshuaibi, Deputy Governor of SWCC, commented: “The partnership with Schneider Electric marks a significant step in our joint efforts to combat climate change, paving the way for an exchange of experiences and knowledge, critical for meeting the goals set forth in the Kingdom’s 2030 Vision. By harnessing the power of Schneider Electric's regional experience in digital transformation and SWCC's technical expertise, we are setting a strong foundation for innovative and sustainable solutions across the Kingdom.”


Mohamed Shaheen, Cluster President of Schneider Electric Saudi Arabia and Yemen added: "This MoU represents a strategic alignment of resources and expertise to address some of the most pressing challenges in energy management and environmental sustainability. By combining our expertise and resources, we aim to drive substantial progress in sustainable practices and technological advancements, contributing to the Kingdom's environmental goals and global sustainability efforts."


Schneider Electric and SWCC will collaborate to develop sustainability-focused programs, with a particular emphasis on sustainable solutions and best practices in the water sector. 




Post Your Comment
Group Five signs SAR 3B contract with SWCC
Group Five signs SAR 3B contract with SWCC
Monday 25 March, 2024 11:06