December 1, 2023

The consensus among climate change activists and many commentators is that the decision to put the head of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) in charge of this year’s COP28 climate talks in the United Arab Emirates is tantamount to appointing the a fox as the head of security at a chicken farm.

There is, however, an alternative view of the appointment of Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber as the designated president of what is seen as the most important summit on climate change since the Paris agreement was agreed at COP21 in 2015 .

Few people are better qualified for the job than Al Jaber, who for the better part of two decades has an unparalleled overview and a unique understanding of both sides of the energy equation. .

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