International RUSSIA EXPO to Host Energy Day on 27 January

January 22, 2024

International RUSSIA EXPO to Host Energy Day on 27 January

Atomic quizzes, chemical quests, master classes from Russia’s leading energy specialists, and tastings of the favourite beverages of Russian scientists will all be held during Energy Day at the International RUSSIA EXPO on 27 January as part of the Industry Days of the Russian Economy. During the opening ceremony, fuel and energy facilities will be officially put into operation, and experts will subsequently talk about the past, present, and future of Russian energy and discuss issues concerning the development of the fuel and energy industry.

During the opening ceremony, an event will be held to officially launch the modernized power units of the Gusinoozerskaya, Permskaya, and Kostromskaya state district power plants of the company Inter RAO. The generating equipment of these power plants was renovated thanks to a thermal power industry modernization programme approved by the Russian government based on instructions from Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Companies will have industry-specific pavilions for children and teenagers, where they will host master classes and thematic classes on car assembly, dam construction, water purification, painting, lectures, and quests dedicated to the professions and skills of the future, in addition to sports activities. At the Oil Museum, artist Nikas Safronov will hold a master class on painting titled ‘The Present and Future of Russian Energy’. An exciting programme of lectures, competitions, and master classes is planned for visitors to the pavilions of Rosneft, the Sibur House of Polymers, and other companies.

Visitors will be able to experience what it is like to work as a specialist shipbuilder, electric welder, and other professions. The new Atom pavilion will host its own excursions dedicated to the history of the nuclear era, where people can learn about the use of atomic energy for peaceful and defence purposes, the current state of the nuclear industry, and its prospects.

The daytime concert programme will feature musical groups from Russian energy companies, Denis Maydanov, Nadezhda Babkina, a drum show, mentors from the Voice. Children show, and many others. The evening will continue with popular hits from the group Fabrika, Yuliana Karaulova, Sasha ST, Olga Seryabkina, and the group Vintage. The finale will feature an amazing show from the soloists of the Turetsky Choir and Turetsky SOPRANO. In addition, the event’s festival site will include a parade of housing and utility services equipment from Moscow, after which Russian racer Roman Rusinov, a Formula One participant and winner of the FIA World Endurance Championship, will hold a public presentation of the Rossa sports car he has developed.

Thematic hot beverages, such as Kurchatov’s tea and Lomonosov’s mulled wine, will keep people warm outside. Guests will enjoy an extensive sports programme, including performances and master classes from famous figure skaters at the exhibition skating rink.

Participants in the plenary session ‘The Russian Fuel and Energy Industry: New Opportunities for Development’ will discuss the priorities for the development of the Russian fuel and energy sector, achievements made in recent years, and development opportunities in each sector of the fuel and energy industry. There will also be expert panels dedicated to the electric power industry as a driver of economic growth and new strategies for the oil and gas industry. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak will speak as part of the business programme. The discussion will feature representatives of the country’s leading energy companies: Inter RAO, Rosseti, Lukoil, Novatek, Rosneft Oil Company, Gazprom, Gazprom Neft, Rosatom State Corporation, RusHydro, Unigreen Energy, EN+ Group, SO UES, Sibur, Tatneft, Transneft, SUEK, and others. The industry day exposition will be dedicated to the achievements of the energy industry, prospects for its development, its transformation under the influence of modern trends, and Russian energy companies.

“Energy plays a key role in the successful development of our country and each region by providing energy to industry, social facilities, transport, and the homes of millions of our citizens. The Russian energy industry is one of the largest, most diverse, and efficient in the world, and such industry events as the Russian Energy Week International Forum and Energy Day at the RUSSIA EXPO provide an opportunity to demonstrate the achievements of domestic industry to a broad audience. Energy production and consumption have been growing steadily in recent years, which reflects economic development as well as increased industrial activity and consumer demand. Such results are possible thanks to the work of the highly qualified specialists and entire dynasties of professionals who will also attend the events of Energy Day,” Novak said.

Energy Day is being organized by the Russian government and the Ministry of Energy and will be managed by the Roscongress Foundation.

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