Gas-guzzlers adopt a green agenda to promote ‘energy transition’
- 05 Feb 2016
| 5 minute read
The region’s more enlightened leaders and corporate players knew radical change was coming to the global energy industry long before the UN Conference on Climate Change (COP21)’s Paris Agreement to cut global greenhouse gas emissions was approved by 197 governments in December. Even the world’s leading oil producers have plans to install large amounts of renewable energy (RE) generation. Solar photovoltaic (PV) and other clean energy projects are being promoted across the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) region, while climate change denial is out of fashion.
This article is available to registered users
Don't have an account?
Register for access to our free content
An account also allows you to view selected free articles and set up news alerts.