2021 – Energy Professional Development – International

Recipient: Dr. Fahad Abdulaziz Al-Sulaiman

Region: International

Dr. Fahad Al-Sulaiman has a long history in energy efficiency and renewable energy with over 150 publications and 10 patents. He has led the development of several energy courses, two concentration programs in energy efficiency and renewable energy and an MS program in sustainable energy and renewable energy at KFUPM. He is also the founding director of the Center of Excellence in Energy Efficiency, the Center of Research Excellence in Renewable Energy, and the founder of the Renewable Energy Incubator, which is responsible for working with students to develop ideas from concepts to final products for the market. He has participated in more than 35 different committees and attended more than 60 short courses and workshops in leadership, project management, strategic planning, research projects, entrepreneurship, educational skills, engineering skills, and dialogue skills. He is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) and, in addition, certified trainer for CEM and CEA.