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UAE wants 44% renewable electricity by 2050, with around six per cent from nuclear. "That doesn't mean that renewable energy is going to be the sole form of energy around the world," the minister added. "We believe the other 50 per cent is going to be fossil based." #ADSW2018
UAE's minister of energy, Suhail Mohammed Faraj Al Mazroui, on 2050 strategy earlier: "Some countries were puzzled - why would an oil producing country subsidise this new form of energy? I think this gathering has showed us we bet on the right horse." #ADSW2018 #WFES
Bangladesh state minister for energy, power and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid tells #ADSW2018 nation plans to install 60GW of renewables by 2041. But while acknowledging climate impact of coal power he says "unfortunately we cannot overlook it when our economy is growing". #WFES
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