Saudi Arabia's Oil Chief Prepares for a World After Fossil Fuels

  • Nation's sun, sand make it ideal for renewables, minister says
  • Consumers will still need crude for at least another 50 years

Ali al-Naimi.

Photographer: F. Carter Smith/Bloomberg

Even as it pumps near-record quantities of oil, Saudi Arabia is getting ready for a time when the world will no longer need its biggest export.

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