Published On: Thu, 24 Apr 2014

HE Dr Mohamed bin Saleh Al Sada, the Minister of Energy and Industry who opened the eighth edition of the “QP Environment Fair 2014” at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC), praised the achievements of the fair since it was launched in 2004.

During the four-day event, held under the theme ‘Use of Water in the Oil and Gas Industry’, eight QP directorates and departments as well as 31 companies and organizations showcased their environmental initiatives. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Al-Sada said, “The theme of this event reflects the importance of water in the oil and gas industry and also the efforts of the sector’s companies to protect all components of the environment, including air, earth, water and its biological diversity,”. The Minister
of Energy and Industry visited all the stands of QP Environment Fair 2014.

Ms. Maryam Mattar, Head of Environment Section at QAFCO highlighted the importance of the sustainable use of water during expo to H.E. Dr. Al-Sada and VIP guests. Quiz cards were distributed on Water and Environment protection were provided to the children in order to increase their environmental awareness. Besides this, grass heads were also gifted to the children, that helps a child grow a plant themselves.