To Participants and Guests of the Russian Energy Week, International Energy Efficiency and Energy Development Forum
I would like to welcome you on the occasion of the opening of the first Russian Energy Week.
The Forum will bring together representatives of government bodies, major industries, business circles and the expert community from Russia and other countries to discuss main global energy development trends. In the framework of the intensive program of the Forum, they will conduct a serious and comprehensive analysis of the current situation in the global energy market and offer effective solutions to the challenges facing the energy sector.
Sustainable growth of the modern world economy greatly depends on ensuring energy security. And naturally Russia stands to play a special role as one of the guarantors of energy security for the entire Eurasia. The participants and guests of the Forum will have an opportunity to learn about the prospects of the Russian fuel and energy complex, the strategic projects that are being implemented, as well as to map out areas of cooperation, including in the fields of energy efficiency and introduction of cutting edge technologies that meet the highest environmental standards.
I hope that a substantive dialogue among the participants in the Russian Energy Week will be instrumental in working out common approaches to development of the international energy agenda and launching new mutually beneficial initiatives.
I wish you every success.
The heads of the Russian Ministry of Energy, Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, presidential platform ‘Russia – the Country of Opportunities’, and 33 companies from the fuel and energy industry got together for Youth Day at the Russian Energy Week International Forum. They discussed cooperation within the framework of the fuel and energy industry’s youth policy in 2022.
In collaboration with the expert community, the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation will present the results of the annual energy efficiency rating of grid companies, based on results from 2016–2017.
12 October (Moscow) – At a panel session entitled “Low-Carbon Energy Around the World: Crisis as a Time of Opportunity” on the venues of Russian Energy Week (REW 2022), Nikolay Shulginov spoke of the relevance of the low-carbon agenda for Russia’s fuel and energy sector.