Repsol Chairman Antonio Brufau delivers the Keynote Speech to open the Forum
The Prince of Asturias opens the World LP Gas Forum
Press Release30/09/2010 18:00
His Royal Highness the Prince of Asturias and the Chairman of Repsol highlighted the advantages of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) as an efficient, environmentally friendly energy.
The opening ceremony was also attended by the Minister of Industry, Miguel Sebastián and the Secretary of State for Climate Change, Teresa Ribera.
The World LP Gas Forum analyses the challenges and opportunities of this sustainable fuel, whose worldwide consumption will rise by 19% over the next five years.
Antonio Brufau: “I’m certain that LPG will have a highly important role in the future energy model given its great advantages in terms of sustainability, energy savings, energy efficiency and safety in its supply”.
The Chairman of Repsol and His Royal Highness the Prince of Asturias presented two vehicles powered by AutoGas, an ecological fuel commercialised by Repsol that allows for considerable energy savings.
Repsol is one of the main LPG retail distributers in the world, and the leader in Spain and Latin America.