DOHA: RasGas Company Limited (RasGas) received the award for Excellence in Sustainability Management at the Ministry of Energy and Industry’s 2013 Report On Sustainability In The Qatar Energy And Industry Sector ceremony.
The award, presented by H E Dr Mohamed bin Saleh Al Sada, the Minister of Energy and Industry, comes in recognition of RasGas’ rigorous and mature approach and a strong grasp of sustainability governance and clear definitions the company makes of all management aspects.
Nafez Bseiso, RasGas’ Acting Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are extremely proud to receive this prestigious award as it recognises the fully integrated approach we have to sustainability management throughout our company. We truly believe that business success and sustainable practices are inseparable, and this award reflects our deep-rooted commitment towards adhering to the highest standards of governance, integrity and transparency across all our business operations.”
In 2009, RasGas became the first Qatari energy company to issue a sustainability report. Since then, RasGas has been the recipient of two consecutive awards from Qatar Petroleum for excellence in Sustainability Reporting for Large Scale Organisations.
RasGas’ 2013 Sustainability Report is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the company’s environmental, social and economic performance. The report is prepared in accordance with QP guidelines on sustainability reporting and also adopts guidance specific to the oil and gas industry prepared by the International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association (IPIECA) and multi-sector guidelines from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI).
Moscow: Dharmendra Pradhan, the Indian Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, and his accompanying delegation paid a visit at the stand of RasGas at the recently concluded 21st World Petroleum Congress (WPC) exhibition, in Moscow. The delegation was received by senior executives from the RasGas, who gave a presentation about the latest achievements and projects of RasGas. India is the second largest customer of RasGas through Petronet LNG Ltd, which is an oil and gas company formed by the government of India to import LNG. RasGas is supplies LNG to Petronet’s Dahej and Kochi terminals. The Peninsula