Miscellaneous

Azerbaijan on right track in achieving SDGs – UN resident coordinator

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan is on the right track in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN Resident Coordinator Vladanka Andreeva said during an event on ‘Green transformation in Azerbaijan: Sustainable Development Goals’, Trend reports on November 2.   “Azerbaijan set the goals of achieving ‘green’ growth and a clean environment as one of the priorities. […]

Industry

Azerbaijan plans to install more meteorological stations on its liberated lands

BAKU, Azerbaijan, It’s planned to install another five meteorological stations on Azerbaijan’s liberated territories by the end of the year, Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Mukhtar Babayev said during an event on “Green transformation in Azerbaijan: Sustainable Development Goals”, Trend reports on November 2.   According to him, a number of measures aimed at […]

Industry

Azerbaijan’s SOCAR plans to achieve absolutely clean energy production

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan’s SOCAR (State Oil Company) plans to achieve absolutely clean production of energy by 2030, Vice-President of SOCAR for HR, IT and Regulations Khalik Mammadov said on November 2 during a panel session on ‘Defining new ways to accelerate green transformation in Azerbaijan’, Trend reports.   “This program is also aimed at protecting […]

Energy & Power

High air temperature leads to decline in Azerbaijan’s water supply – official

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Decreasing supply of water, rising number of windy days and forest fires have negatively affected the environmental component in Azerbaijan, Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan Vugar Karimov said at the panel session on “Defining new ways for accelerating the green transition in Azerbaijan”, on November 2, Trend reports.   […]

Energy & Power

Azerbaijan has potential to become world leader in “green” transformation – WB regional manager

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan has a potential to become world leader in “green” transformation, World Bank (WB) Regional Manager for Azerbaijan Sara Michael said during the event on “Green transformation in Azerbaijan: Sustainable Development Goals”, Trend reports on November 2.   “Azerbaijan has shown significant economic growth in recent years. However, climate change creates new challenges. […]