Officials from the three countries announced a partnership aimed at achieving a prosperous Middle East. The United Arab Emirates, the United States of America and the State of Israel emphasized the importance of developing a common strategic vision for the energy partnership.
Officials from the three countries said on Thursday that they realized that energy cooperation could be a step towards a more stable, integrated and prosperous Middle East.
As such, Suhail bin Muhammad Al Mazrouei, Cabinet Member and Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, US Energy Secretary Dan Brouillet, and Israeli Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz issued the following joint statement supporting the development of a strategic vision for an energy partnership that drives innovation and prosperity: “The United Arab Emirates The United States and the State of Israel, recognizing the benefits of focusing on practical steps with tangible results, agree to encourage greater coordination in the energy sector, including renewable energy and energy efficiency, oil and natural gas resources and related technologies and desalination technologies, our dynamic economies will work together to Leveraging world-leading research and development capabilities to meet the needs of present and future generations.
“We will also seek solutions to the energy challenges faced by the Palestinian people by developing energy resources, technologies, and related infrastructure. To maximize the global benefits of cooperation, the United Arab Emirates, the United States and Israel are committed to exploring collective activities in multilateral environments in coordination with financial institutions and the private sector to enhance investment. International research, development and rapid adoption of new energy technologies.