Kuwait seeks to be carbon neutral in oil and gas production by 2050

Kuwait aims to become carbon neutral in the oil and gas sector by 2050, and across the entire country a decade later, Foreign Minister Salem al-Sabah told state news agency KUNA on Monday while speaking at COP27, a climate summit in Egypt.

Kuwait, a major oil exporter and OPEC member, announced a plan to become carbon-neutral, and al-Sabah praised it as a a serious, solid pledge.’

During COP27, Kuwait’s Crown Prince, Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah, mentioned that Kuwait supports regional and international environmental treaties and programmes. He also mentioned that the country plans to expand green areas.

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