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RSS bags Energy Globe Award for solar project

By JT - Aug 25,2020 - Last updated at Aug 25,2020

AMMAN — The National Energy Research Centre of the Royal Scientific Society (RSS) has won the “Energy Globe Award”, the Global Sustainability Award, for the “Solar Water Pumping in the Jordan Valley and Highlands” project.

The RSS on Tuesday said that the project included replacing inefficient, traditional irrigation pumps based on electricity and diesel with solar photovoltaic pumps, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

The Energy Globe Award recognises outstanding projects that conserve and protect natural resources, employing renewable energy, according to its website.


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