: To become a world-renowned and internationally recognized research centre in the field of solar energy systems, sustainable energy technology, optimization and integration of power systems through various disciplines of research, innovation and commercialization.
1. Conducting world-class research in solar and renewable energy technologies, systems integration, management and policy towards a reliable and sustainable power system.
2. Design and disseminate the latest knowledge through research, innovation and commercialization to the community.
3. Increase national and global expertise in sustainable energy systems through technology transfer, training and commercialization or consulting services.
The Solar Research Institute (SRI) also indirectly responds to the country's aspirations to achieve the United Nation Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Therefore, there are five (5) SDGs identified as relevant to the Solar Research Institute (SRI) as listed below.