PM to interact with CEOs & experts of Global Oil and Gas Sector today

Published: Oct 20, 2021, 9:05 am IST

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with Chief Executive Officers and Experts of Global Oil and Gas Sector at 6 PM today through video conferencing. Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri will be present on the occasion. AIR correspondent reports that this is sixth such annual interaction which began in 2016 and marks the participation of global leaders in the oil and gas sector, who deliberate upon key issues of the sector and explore potential areas of collaboration and investment with India.

The broad theme of today’s interaction is promotion of clean growth and sustainability. The interaction will focus on areas like encouraging exploration and production in hydrocarbon sector in India, energy independence and gas based economy.

Focus will also be on areas like emissions reduction through clean and energy efficient solutions, green hydrogen economy, enhancement of biofuels production and waste to wealth creation. CEOs and Experts from leading multinational corporations and top international organizations will participate in this exchange of ideas.

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