Exploration: Morocco imposes environmental standards on to its partners

The Moroccan Government has reinforced actions taken on work related to drilling for raw materials.

The national hydrocarbons and mines (ONHYM) gives to know from the mouth of Amina Benkharda (Director-General) that new laws will be set for international to better comply with environmental regulations.

In the framework of the different projects in which oil, gas and hydrocarbons is explored in Morocco, both onshore and offshore, these procedures must be observed. The concern according to international standards that now apply also on Benkhadra Moroccan soil, let they know during an interview with the economic daily La vie Eco.

When and for what laws it explicitly goes has Benkharda not yet. The decision is in the extension of the recently established gas projects near Gharb and Essaouira.

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