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NewsOPEC confirms its full support for the UAE Presidency of the COP28 conference

OPEC confirms its full support for the UAE Presidency of the COP28 conference

OPEC said in a statement: “The United Arab Emirates is considered a world leader in addressing the challenges of energy, climate change and sustainable development, not only in terms, but also in practical steps. and major investments in the development and deployment of renewable energy sources and technologies focused on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.” .

She added: “Dr. Sultan Al-Jaber is respected and known for his pioneering and global role in the field of energy. As Chairman of the Board of Masdar and CEO of the national oil company of Abu Dhabi (ADNOC), he led Masdar to become a global leader in renewable energy sources, and continues to lead ADNOC On an unprecedented path to decarbonization, ADNOC today succeeded in achieving one lowest emissions per barrel of oil produced in the world.

OPEC stressed the need to consider the excellent knowledge and experience gained by Dr. Sultan Al-Jaber in leading the two groups as a recipe for enabling successful inclusive and equitable discussions at COP28, noting that the Arab Emirates united are the most appropriate place to make it work and results. conference.

In its statement, OPEC also said world leaders praised Dr. Sultan Al-Jaber’s breadth of objectivity and deep understanding of the energy industry, and welcomed his encouragement of a just energy transition that leaves no one behind.

Last week, the Secretary General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Haitham Al-Ghais, confirmed that the United Arab Emirates has shown global leadership in climate action, in particular through its strategic initiative “Net Zero by 2050” and investment promotion. in the renewable energy industry, which has contributed to incredible progress in a short time.

He said: “We fully support a cooperative global multilateral approach, and we look forward to the twenty-eighth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ‘COP28’ organized by the United Arab Emirates at the end of this year in Dubai Expo City and the conference’s support for a comprehensive program as the event conducts its first global evaluation since the Paris Agreement.

Finally, OPEC said in its statement: “It believes that COP28 must have all the voices around the table to arrive at practical and realistic solutions”.

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