KUWAIT: KNPC's new fuel station in Jaber Al-Ahmad City. - KUNA

KUWAIT: Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) opened a new fuel station in Jaber Al-Ahmad City on Monday, making it the third in the area, while work is underway to open a fourth station in the city soon. The company said in a press statement that this opening comes within the plan to establish stations nationwide, especially in new residential areas, keeping pace with the urbanization of the country.

The plan will be implemented despite the repercussions of COVID-19, since four new stations opened during this crisis, KNPC mentioned. The 148th station uses advanced solar energy technology through solar panels that produce clean energy, providing 30 percent of its need for electricity. Additional services at the station include a convenience store and ATM machine, they indicated. - KUNA