Year:2009 (Jan)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2009 (Jan)
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Demonstration project, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme , Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology deployment and diffusion
Policy Target:Solar, Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Solar>Solar photovoltaic>Commercial, Solar>Solar photovoltaic>Residential, Solar>Solar photovoltaic>Utility, Solar Thermal, Solar Thermal>Solar heat
Policy Sector:Electricity, Heating and Cooling
Size of Plant Targeted:Small
Agency:Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR)
Funding:Government of the State of Kuwait, Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation

The goal of the program is to promote photovoltaic (PV) and solar thermal (cooling and heating) systems installation in residential, government, public and commercial buildings and industry. Main on-going projects include National Grid-Connected PV Laboratory, Development and Deployment of PV and Solar Thermal Systems to Meet Oil Sector Requirements, PV Building Integration in Residential, School and Government buildings.

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