An-Najah’s Energy Research Center Participates in a Conference about the Economic Feasibility of Renewable Energy
As part of Med-EcoSuRe project, the Energy Research Centre (ERC) of An-Najah National University, participated in the Online Regional Conference titled:“The Economic Feasibility of Renewable Energy”, which was held during the period 27-28 September 2020. The conference was organized by the Federation of Arab Engineers.
The conference aimed to explore how to achieve sustainable economic and social development in the Arab region which enjoys abundant renewable energy resources.
Dr. Imad Ibrik from the Electrical Engineering Department, and the Energy Research Center Director presented a research article titled: “Performance Analysis of on-Grid Solar PV System at An-Najah University as Catalyst for Eco-Sustainable Renovation” through which he talked about the implementation of a photovoltaic plant on one of An-Najah's buildings as part of Med-EcoSuRe project. The Med-EcoSuRe (Mediterranean University as Catalyst for Eco-Sustainable Renovation) is a project funded by the European Union, under the ENI CBC MED program.
Dr. Ibrik also mentioned that the Energy Research Centre (ERC) at the University in partnership with the Med-EcoSuRe project is working now on the implementation of a photovoltaic plant on An-Najah's Faculty of Humanities' and the Faculty of Educational Sciences and Teacher Training's buildings.