Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University obtained 100% in the scorecard for the year 2022 and the excellence award for the first category in the field of improving energy efficiency consumption, during a ceremony honoring distinguished government agencies in improving energy consumption for the year 2022, which was held by the Saudi Center for Energy Efficiency, in the presence of the Vice President for Administrative and Financial Affairs, head of the university's energy efficiency team, Prof. Dr. Abdulwahed Al-Mazrou, and many officials and representatives of government agencies. The university's win came for achieving 100% in The scorecard, which includes achieving levels of commitment in energy consumption after implementing a set of internal initiatives to improve energy consumption rates in all university facilities and buildings and university hospitals, including the application of the necessary standards to raise the efficiency of consumption, the adoption of the necessary models and guidelines, and the holding of technical workshops.
For his part, His Excellency the President of Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University, Prof. Abdullah bin Muhammad Al-Rubaish, stressed that the university's obtaining 100% in the scorecard and improving energy consumption for the year 2022 reflects the university's keenness to implement energy efficiency standards and reduce the buildings consumption and energy sources consumption, as the university is making great efforts to promote sustainability and preserve the environment, and achieving 100% in the scorecard. Improving energy consumption is an important achievement that can be the result of applying effective strategies to improve Energy efficiency in buildings, such as the use of modern technology, efficient lighting and smart control systems. These efforts reflect the university's commitment to social responsibility and environmental preservation and may have a positive impact on the local community and the surrounding environment, adding that the university may be an example for other institutions in the field of improving energy consumption and promoting sustainability. We also hope that this success will continue and that the university will continue to make further progress in sustainability and energy efficiency and look forward to seeing more efforts made to achieve environmental and economic sustainability in the future.
The Vice President for Administrative and Financial Affairs, Prof. Dr. Abdulwahed Al-Mazrou, praised the work of the team and the continuous follow-up of His Excellency the President in applying standards to maintain a sustainable environment, which contributed to the university's achievement of that full percentage in the scorecard for this year, and Dr. Al-Mazrou valued all the efforts achieved by the team members by stating “this puts us in front of a commitment and an upcoming challenge to achieve sustainable efficiency, by Allah’s will, through all the work entrusted to the team, and that Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University seeks to rationalize energy efficiency, enhance the quality of performance, govern its operations and participate in the quality of life in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030 and international best practices.