The CEO of Eni, Claudio Descalzi, and the president normal supervisor of the Algerian state firm SONATRACH, Toufik Hakkar, have signed varied agreements within the exploration and manufacturing, analysis and improvement, decarbonisation and coaching fields
These agreements mark an additional step ahead in strengthening the partnership between the 2 corporations.
The primary of the agreements signed goals to implement an bold programme for the relaunch of exploration and improvement actions within the Berkine basin area and offers for the creation of a gasoline and crude oil improvement hub by a synergy with current MLE-CAFC installations. This settlement is a part of the method to finalise a brand new hydrocarbon contract within the basin, underneath the aegis of the brand new Algerian oil legislation which got here into pressure in December 2019.
Claudio Descalzi and Toufik Hakkar signed a MoU to develop the partnership between Eni and SONATRACH within the new applied sciences sector, with a deal with renewable vitality, biofuels and hydrogen. This settlement goals to strengthen the cooperation already in place between the 2 corporations within the technological area and proceed the decarbonisation path undertaken to assist the transition in direction of a low carbon future.
Eni and SONATRACH have additionally agreed to collaborate in different sectors reminiscent of workers coaching, by the signing of an settlement that gives for cooperation between Eni Company College and the Institut Algerien du Petrole for the implementation of coaching programmes within the upstream and new applied sciences associated to the vitality transition fields.