On October 5, 2017, the ceremony of signing an agreement on cooperation between the Roscongress Foundation and the Swiss-Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry took place during the Russian energy week (the Swiss Russian Forum Foundation).
The ‘Russian Fuel and Energy Industry: National Interests and Global Trends’ plenary session was held as part of REW 2017. The discussion featured Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Khalid A. Al-Falih, Gazprom Neft Chairman of the Management Board and CEO Alexander Dyukov, IHS Markit Vice Chairman Daniel Yergin, Rosatom Director General Alexey Likhachev, Fortum Corporation President and CEO Pekka Lundmark, and NOVATEK Chairman of the Management Board and Member of the Board of Directors Leonid Mikhelson. CNBC Anchor Geoff Cutmore moderated the conversation.
The International Mayors’ Summit on Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Growth in Cities was held as part of the first ‘Russian Energy Week’ Energy Efficiency and Energy Development International Forum.
Moscow, 4 October. – Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak chaired the 19th Ministerial Meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum on the sidelines of Russian Energy Week 2017. The meeting was attended by representatives of Algeria,
4 October, Moscow. – The roundtable ‘Russia’s Foreign Energy Policy’ was held as part of Russian Energy Week. The event was attended by Russian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Gennady Gatilov, Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Energy Pavel Zavalny, Gazprom Deputy CEO Alexander Medvedev, Director and Academic Supervisor of the
October 4, Moscow. – An open session of the Housing Reform Assistance Fund Supervisory Council has been held as part of Russian Energy Week.
Taking part in the discussion were Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Anton Inyutsyn, Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation Leonid Gornin, First Deputy Chairman of the Council of the Federation Committee on the Federal Structure, Regional Policies, Local Self-Governance, and Affairs of the North Stepan Kirichuk, Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation Alexandra Levitskaya, First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Housing Policy and Housing and Communal Services Alexander Sidyakin, Chairperson of the State Duma Committee on Housing Policy and Housing and Communal Services Galina Khovanskaya, and Chairman of the Civic Chamber Commission on Housing and Public Utilities, Construction, and Roads Igor Shpektor.
Participants discussed promising areas of activity for state corporations which take into account the issues facing state policy with respect to increasing energy efficiency in housing and utilities. The importance of this issue with respect to Russian housing and utilities was noted by Anton Inyutsyn in particular. “The existence of an effective long-term development institute for housing and utilities is absolutely essential in order to tackle the challenges of modernizing utility infrastructure”, the Deputy Minister underlined.
Vladimir Putin attended a plenary session of the first Russian Energy Week (REW) Energy Efficiency and Energy Development International Forum.
Moscow, October 4. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak and Chairman of the MediaTEK Expert Council, Deputy Chief of the Presidential Executive Office and Presidential Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov have handed the winning participants in the MediaTEK All-Russian Contest for the Media, Energy Sector Press Services, and Regional Administrations their awards at the ‘Russian Energy Week’ Energy Efficiency and Energy Development International Forum
October 5, Moscow. - A panel discussion on the theme ‘Russian–European Cooperation: The Path to Global Improvements in Energy Efficiency’ has taken place as part of Russian Energy Week.
October 4, Moscow. – A roundtable entitled ‘The Future of the Coal Industry against the Background of a New Climate Agenda’ has been held as part of Russian Energy Week.
October 4, Moscow. – President of Venezuela Nicolás Maduro today addressed the panel discussion entitled ‘Oil and Geopolitics: Causes and Consequences’. The discussion took place in an interview format. Asking the questions was American journalist Ryan Chilcote, a special correspondent for PBS NewsHour.
October 4, Moscow. – Energy industry experts met to discuss the future of Russian electricity as part of Russian Energy Week. Participants in the panel discussion included Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Kravchenko, Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Energy Pavel Zavalny,