CleanAir joins OGCI’s Aiming for Zero Methane Emissions Initiative

April 17, 2024

CleanAir Engineering Inc. and its subsidiary CleanAir Europe, have today announced they are joining the Aiming for Zero Methane Emissions initiative, launched by OGCI.

The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) is a CEO-led initiative comprising 12 leading oil and gas companies focused on accelerating action to a net zero future consistent with the Paris Agreement.

To achieve its ambitions, OGCI’s 12 members are targeting net zero emissions at their own operations and collaborating with companies and partners across the industry and in other sectors to urgently reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.

As a global leading provider of environmental solutions, CleanAir has been committed to advancing sustainable measurement solutions in the industry since 1972. Joining OGCI’s initiative aligns with the company’s ongoing dedication to support industries to reduce their methane emissions and tackle climate change on a global scale.

CleanAir, a leak detection and repair (LDAR) solution provider, brings expertise in volatile organic compound (VOC) detection technologies.

James Wright, President and CEO of CleanAir said: “Out commitment to OGCI’s initiative underscores our relentless pursuit of sustainability and environmental stewardship. Joining OGCI’s initiative aligns with our ongoing dedication to support industries to reduce their methane emissions and tackle climate change on a global scale.”

Bachir Kerkache, Managing Director at CleanAir Europe said: “We are excited to join forces with OGCI in their ambitious goal to achieve zero methane emissions. By leveraging our expertise and resources, we aim to drive meaningful progress towards a cleaner and more sustainable future for all.”

Julien Perez, OGCI’s Vice President of Strategy & Policy said: “We’re delighted to welcome CleanAir as a supporter of the Aiming for Zero Methane Emissions Initiative. CleanAir’s expertise in rental, sale, maintenance, diagnosis and repair of gas analysis and detection systems will help operators reduce methane emissions at their oil and gas operations.”

About the CleanAir

CleanAir, a global leader in the air quality industry, provides the most relevant solutions to adress air quality and source emissions issues. Our extensive range of products and services positions us as a manufacturer, distributor, integrator and analyst of customized environmental solutions. Whether you need to optimize your industrial processes or comply with current regulatory standards, our teams can travel anywhere in the world to support you throughout your project.

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About OGCI

  • OGCI is a CEO-led initiative comprised of 12 of the world’s leading oil and gas companies. 
  • It aims to lead the oil and gas industry’s response to climate change and accelerate action towards a net zero emissions future consistent with the Paris Agreement. 
  • Since 2017, our members have collectively halved methane emissions, cut flaring by 45% and invested $65 billion in low-carbon technologies.
  • OGCI’s members are Aramco, bp, Chevron, CNPC, Eni, Equinor, ExxonMobil, Oxy, Petrobras, Repsol, Shell and TotalEnergies.  
  • Read more about OGCI’s progress in our annual Progress Report

Aiming for Zero supporters meet at CERAWeek – Quarterly Update Q1 2024

In the past quarter, Angola’s oil and gas producer Sonangol and Australian energy company Santos signed up to the Aiming for Zero initiative. They join new supporters in the quarter – CleanAir Engineering Inc., climate tech startup Orbio Earth and energy consultancy Xodus. And we held our first working session of Aiming for Zero members at the CERAWeek conference where methane was one of the most discussed topics of the week.

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