PM Invites CEOs To Partner With India In Development Of Oil & Gas Sector

BP World Bureau | Oct 21 2021 10:53:19 AM
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi called CEOs and experts of the global oil and gas sector to partner with India for the development of the sector.

In a video interaction, he discussed the current and potential gas infrastructure development including pipelines, city gas distribution and LNG regasification terminals.

Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said in a statement exploration and licensing policy, gas marketing, policies on coal bed methane, coal gasification, and more reforms will continue with the goal to make India ‘Aatmanirbhar in the oil and gas sector.' 

“India is adapting fast to newer forms of clean energy technology and can play a significant role in shaping global energy supply chains," he said. 

The video conference was attended by;

  1. Rosneft Chairman and CEO
  2. Dr Igor Sechin
  3. Saudi Aramco President and CEO
  4. Amin Nasser
  5. British Petroleum CEO Bernard Looney
  6. IHS Markit Vice Chairman Daniel Yergin
  7. Schlumberger Limited CEO Olivier Le Peuch
  8. Reliance Industries Limited Chairman and Managing Director
  9. Mukesh Ambani
  10. Vedanta Limited Chairman Anil Agarwal

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