Rowley discusses renewable energy partnership with BP

Rowley discusses renewable energy partnership with BP

Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley met with BP’s newly-appointed chief executive officer, Bernard Looney on Tuesday at the company’s headquarters in London. Looney was appointed CEO last month and was previously responsible for BP’s Upstream business.

Tuesday’s discussions included talks on the future of renewable energy and the possible partnership in this area; the on-going negotiations between the parties including, but not limited to, NGC and domestic gas pricing; and the restructuring of Atlantic LNG.

The Prime Minister and Mr Looney reaffirmed their commitment to the strengthening of the relationship between Trinidad and Tobago and BP.

Trinidad and Tobago remains an important part of BP’s global portfolio.

Minister of Energy and Energy Industries Franklin Khan and Minister of National Security and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, Stuart Young, accompanied the Prime Minister to the meeting.

William Lin, BP’s Executive Vice President, Regions, Cities and Solutions and Dev Sanyal, BP’s Executive Vice President, Gas and Low Carbon Energy were also at the meeting.

Prime Minister Rowley will depart London for Ghana today.