Oman LNG To Install Solar Panels At 32 OWA Centres

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Oman LNG with the Ministry of Social Development signs 5 agreements to finance initiatives and community projects. The first agreement is to install solar panels at Omani Women’s Association (OWA). Few small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will install these solar panels.

In the second agreement, Oman LNG will assist a training programmer for OWA in leadership and management. These programmes will give 195 women opportunities in financial management, innovation, leadership, and media and technology fields.

The third agreement includes financing of the “We are with you” campaign. The fourth one is to fund modern equipment for the Al Noor Association for the Blind in Al Dakhiliyah Governorate. The fifth one is to support livestock breeders in the South Sharqiyah Governorate through the Omani Agricultural Association.

Dr Amor al Matani, CEO of Oman LNG Development Foundation, said: “Since its inception, Oman LNG through its Development Foundation has placed great emphasis on supporting various social development programmes and initiatives for the benefit of the community. The agreements signed today confirm our consistent efforts to serve the community, and meet its expectations and aspirations.”

As per Oman Vision 2040 Implementation Follow-Up Unit, Manah 1 and 2 Solar Independent Power Projects (IPPs) support the kingdom’s shift towards renewable energy to meet its energy demands.

Recently, Italy and Oman collaborated on green hydrogen projects and markets with a focus on the renewable energy sector.

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