NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan – A Memorandum of Understanding for the creation of the Caspian Environmental Safety Initiative (CEPI) between Kazakh nationwide petroleum firm KazMunayGas (KMG), Azeri state oil firm SOCAR, BP Exploration for the Caspian Sea, Equinor Apsheron and Whole E&P Absheron was signed in Baku final Monday, the press service of KazMunayGas mentioned on September 15.
“The primary aims of the initiative are to create the primary platform for environmental safety and joint analysis of worldwide oil firms working within the area. The actions of the collaborating firms can be aimed toward lively joint efforts to resolve the issue of local weather change, which poses a risk to the environmental sustainability of the Caspian area,” KazMunayGaz mentioned.
As well as, CEPI collaboration entails researching and supporting finest practices, requirements and applied sciences within the discipline of environmental safety.
“I’m certain this initiative will develop into a wonderful platform for dialogue and consultations, in addition to an necessary step in joint actions to attain environmental aims within the Caspian area,” KMG Chairman Alik Aidarbayev mentioned, including that different firms may be part of to CEPI.