Jump to content

Annual GPCA Forum special episode: Committed to sustainability and circularity

Play
Episode 31
16 min / Published
By GPCA

Adriano Alfani, CEO, Versalis, speaks to Sara Soleja, GPCA Youth Council Sub-Committee Chair, and Project Engineer, Saudi Aramco, on the sidelines of the 17th Annual GPCA Forum as part of a special episode of the GPCA Podcast. 


Reflecting on the challenges of 2023, Alfani admits the past 12 months were not the most favorable for chemical and petrochemical producers globally, but he remains positive, highlighting some of Versalis’ key achievements, including a recent acquisition and realizing its objectives on advancing sustainability and circularity. 


He discusses:

  • Key highlights and challenges for the chemical industry and Versalis in 2023
  • His expectations for 2024, the challenges facing chemical producers in the next 12 months and how they should address them
  • How can the industry scale up for the clean energy transition? 
  • What can companies do individually and collectively to enable the transition and be a part of it?
  • Is the industry on track to meet ambitious net-zero targets for 2050? 
  • The roadblocks and challenges along the way
  • Opportunities presented by the energy transition to chemical and petrochemical producers and how chemical players can capitalize on them
  • The role of legislation and infrastructure building to ensure clean energy transition is accelerated

Episode ratings
Please log in or sign-up to rate this episode.
GPCA Podcast
A podcast by GPCA
Episode comments

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
What do you think about this episode? Leave a comment!

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×

Important Information

By using this website, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.