U.S. Representative Office
About Us

About Us

SOCAR USA is the U.S. representative office of SOCAR, the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic. SOCAR is dynamically engaged in the oil and gas industries in Azerbaijan and globally.

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About Us

Leadership

SOCAR boasts a dynamic global management team led by President Rovnag Abdullayev. SOCAR USA is headed by Rauf Mammadov. Today, the company has operations spanning the full breadth of the energy industry worldwide.

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Azerbaijan: The Birthplace of Oil & the Future of Energy Security

Energy has made Azerbaijan a place of wonder and opportunity since antiquity. So much oil lies below the earth that thousands of years ago some began bubbling to the surface. And gas near the surface caught on fire, sending flames into the sky near the capital of Baku. Azerbaijan, the "Land of Fire," is truly the birthplace of the oil industry, a guarantor of global energy security and a cradle of innovation.

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Why Britain is likely to keep leading in offshore wind power

Although Britain is the world leader in offshore wind power, it is using only 1 percent of its potential.

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EU countries get 18 percent of power from renewables

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Lithuania getting half its power from wind

Lithuania got a whopping 50 percent of its electricity from wind power in the first half of 2016.

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International energy-storage capacity expected to double in 2016

The global energy storage market is doubling this year as households and businesses buy batteries to accommodate a surge in renewable energy.

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Salt Lake City joins ambitious global renewables effort

Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced that it plans to go to 100 percent renewable energy by 2032.

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