Turkmenistan prepares project aimed at developing energy diplomacy

Oil&Gas Materials 27 November 2020 12:26 (UTC +04:00)
Turkmenistan prepares project aimed at developing energy diplomacy

BAKU, Azerbaijan, November 27

By Jeila Aliyeva - Trend:

Turkmenistan has prepared a special draft of the program for the development of energy diplomacy of Turkmenistan for 2021-2025, Trend reports with reference to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan.

The above-mentioned project defines the key areas of cooperation between Turkmenistan and UN specialized agencies, the International Energy Agency, the Energy Charter Secretariat, and other relevant structures.

Turkmenistan pays great attention to the issues of rational use of natural resources, improving energy efficiency, and strengthening and actively using the potential of alternative energy.

In order to achieve these goals, Turkmenistan, together with UNDP, OSCE, and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), has prepared a draft national strategy for the development of renewable energy in Turkmenistan until 2030, which defines priority tasks in this direction.

Turkmenistan is investing heavily in the modernization and diversification of the oil and gas industry, the widespread introduction of advanced technologies that ensure deep processing of hydrocarbons, and the equipping of enterprises with modern equipment and equipment.

At the same time, the use of innovative technologies in the oil and gas industry allows for the manufacture of high-quality petroleum products and gas chemical products with improved environmental characteristics that meet international norms and standards and reduce the level of harmful emissions into the environment.

The range of measures implemented in the oil and gas sector also includes the use of modern methods for controlling the number of pollutants released, automatic systems for detecting leaks and omissions on main oil and gas pipelines, in gas distribution networks, efficient utilization of associated gases in oil fields and production waste, and others.

Such projects of Turkmenistan as The Kiyanly Gas Chemical Complex and the plant for the production of synthetic gasoline from natural gas in the Akhal region, new technological installations of The Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries are recognized as highly effective by international experts.

The country is also developing a national strategy for the development of renewable energy.


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