President of RepsolAntonio Brufau has called on governments to plan for a “practical” energy transition without revolutions.
He said this Monday in his closing speech at the first session of the Ex Funseum International Symposium, which is being held at the Fundacio Miró in Barcelona until Wednesday.
Brufau has pointed out that “fasting is sometimes the enemy of good” and lamented that politicians are based on ideology and noble slogans when it should be a balanced and fair transition, as well as practical.
He has asked to reflect on how ‘Mix‘ Decarbonized energy of 2050 and recalled that “this is the path of 30 years, not a revolution for the day after tomorrow”.
He explained that it is currently known how to reduce pollution emissions by 2030, but “it is not known from 2040 to 2050”, although Repsol has 400 professionals working on the issue.
A common market to stop at the base of Russia
Brufau assures that the Russian invasion of Ukraine has had an effect. Internally unite the European Union and Europe with the United States.
He lamented that the European RePowerEU strategy seeks a more sustainable, affordable and safe energy: “It is a failure for Europe, that at this point we define what we need to do with the sources of supply of hydrocarbons and various suppliers of oil and natural gas.” There is a need to diversify.
,Europe must rethink how we unite the energy market for ever» To be less dependent on Russia, he assured.
He has called for “doing things right” and thinking about a single energy market for the entire EU.