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GECF joins OPEC Ministerial Roundtable on Energy, Climate and Sustainable Development

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(Source The Peninsula) – The OPEC-hosted Ministerial Roundtable on Energy, Climate and Sustainable Development took plcae on Monday in which several intergovernmental organizations participated such as GECF, the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, the global platform of the leading gas producing countries, to present a unified front on the advancement of natural gas as part of a balanced energy solution to achieve sustainable development goals. 

Yury Sentyurin, Secretary General of the GECF, said “as the largest energy organisations in the world, the onus is on us to address climate change in a balanced manner – an approach that enables us to deal with the climate threats whilst at the same time considers the immense requirement of nations to ensure their economic development and social progress”.

He added, “The gas industry is embracing technology options that can further promote decarbonisation potential of natural gas, including carbon capture, utilisation and sequestration options and production of blue hydrogen and ammonia”.

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