To diversify energy sources and cut carbon emission, Qatar has stepped up efforts to adopt the first renewable energy strategy.
“The Ministry of Energy and Industry, Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) and relevant partners in the country are cooperating to adopt the first renewable energy strategy in Qatar to diversify energy sources and reduce harmful emissions,” said the Minister of Energy and Industry H E Dr Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada in a speech at the Sustainability Summit 2017. 
The Summit kicked off in Doha yesterday with the participation of experts in the sustainability and environment fields representing a number of international agencies, research institutions, government bodies, and other relevant organizations.  The two-day Summit is being organised by the Gulf Organization for Research and Development (GORD) in cooperation with the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy.
Presenting Qatar’s achievements in the area of sustainability, Al Sada said that Qatar Petroleum (QP) …