Azerbaijan, UAE discuss cooperation within OPEC plus


During the visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Minister of Energy Parviz Shahbazov met with Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, Ministry of Energy told APA-Economics.

The Minister of Energy Parviz Shahbazov thanked for the high-level organization and invitation of the World Utilities Congress. It was noted that this event is crucial in terms of discussing bilateral energy cooperation between the countries along with the issues on the global energy agenda.

At the meeting, investment projects planned in Azerbaijan`s renewable energy sector, cooperation opportunities for the electricity production and export, as well as natural gas and energy efficiency were discussed. The construction of the Garadagh SPP contributes to the high relations between the two countries and the green energy was appreciated as the beginning of cooperation. The UAE’s interest and support for the development of this cooperation was further expressed.

The current situation in global energy markets and issues arising from cooperation within OPEC plus were also touched upon during the conversation.