An agreement for the production of green ammonia with ACWA Power and other companies specialized in hydrogen production is expected to boost Oman’s aims to shift to alternative energy, in line with its Vision 2040.

“We are present in 17 countries and we have started to keep pace with the world by moving towards alternative energy and benefiting from the production capacity of hydrogen,” Talal Al-Awfi, CEO of national petroleum investment company OQ said in an interview with CNBC.

The Oman hydrogen project will be implemented using a workforce 76 percent of whom are local people, ACWA Power chairman, Mohammad Abunayyan told CNBC.

He added that this project will provide great job opportunities for Oman, as it will be one of the most important countries in the world in the field of green energy.

Source: Arab News