From well-established companies and smaller trading houses to international investors, more and more people and companies are making solar energy systems available in Oman.
One of the first providers of solar energy equipment in the Sultanate is Oman Solar Systems.
Since 1991 it has been providing solar panels which convert light to energy and a variety of other systems. Oman Solar Systems has worked with several companies in Oman, both large and small, installing solar panels for them. It has projects for PDO, Omantel and OmanMobile, Occidental of Oman, the Ministry of Information, the Ministry of Regional Municipalities, the Ministry of Water Resources and many other companies and government departments.
Local businessman Hussain Al Lawati, general manager of Al-Farahidy Technology Information, imports machinery and industrial products, including solar technology. “We are a trade house so we buy them and sell them to customers here. It is business but we also want to do something useful for the country,- he says… Read more