The deadline for the Federal Tour of MediaTEK 2017, 3rd National Contest of the media, press services of FEC companies and regional administrations, is 20 August. The event is held with the support of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation.
The Government of the Russian Federation has been instructed by Prime Minister Medvedev to develop a set of state support measures for electric vehicles in Russia by 17 August.
The Market Council has proposed altering the approach to the development of renewable energy in Russia. The regulator believes that the mechanisms offered by the state industrial policy would be more effective than the existing support system via the energy market in which the burden is placed on the consumer.
Applications are now being accepted to take part in the Natural Gas Motor Fuel Specialized International Exhibition, which will be held as part of the St. Petersburg International Gas Forum 2017 (St. Petersburg, 3–6 October).
The website of the #BrighterTogether All-Russian Energy Conservation Festival started collecting signatures to support the personal declaration on a careful attitude to energy resources and a personal contribution to the development of the Russian economy.
The Russian Ministry of Energy is preparing a wide range of legislative initiatives that aim to improve the country’s energy security. Deputy Minister of Energy Andrei Cherezov, who oversees the electric power industry, spoke about the ministry’s plans.
Russia reduced oil production by 307,600 barrels per day in July 2017 compared with October 2016, Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak said.
The Joint OPEC-Non-OPEC Ministerial Committee on Monitoring Compliance with the Oil Output Cuts Agreement held its 4th meeting co-chaired by Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation, and Khalid al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia; Essam al-Marzouq, Kuwait’s Oil Minister, and Mohammed Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, also participated in the meeting.
President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia Alexis Rodzianko has offered high praise for the level of preparation and staging of the Russian-U.S. business dialogue at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017.
Istanbul (Turkey), July 11 – Anton Inyutsyn, Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation, spoke at the Russian Ministerial Session ‘Future of Russian Energy’ at the 22nd World Petroleum Congress.
Istanbul (Turkey), 10 July – Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation, spoke at the plenary session of the 22nd World Petroleum Congress “Bridges to Our Energy Future”.
Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak took part in talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping as well as a meeting between Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and the Chinese leader.