17 schools to get solar panels under Royal Initiative

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AMMAN — Solar panels will be given to 17 schools in various regions across the Kingdom to generate electricity for heating and air conditioning, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

On Sunday, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Saleh Al-Kharabsheh said that the program is implemented by the Jordan Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Fund (JREEEF) as part of a Royal initiative that aims at improving the school environment.

“This batch is part of the 128 schools that have been included in JREEEF program of renewable energy upgrades with the goal of rationing energy consumption and providing a safe and stimulating educational environment for students,” the minister said.

The project, according to JREEEF Director Rasmi Hamzeh, entails designing, supplying, installing, connecting, operating, maintaining, and testing the renewable energy systems, as well as split air conditioners and solar heaters.

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