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Results: Time to tally dividends

June saw most energy sector companies hold their annual shareholders’ meetings, where new members were elected to their Boards of Directors and divide...

04-12-2016 14:37
Cover Story: A future to count on

On July 14, as Kaliningrad Region marked the 70th anniversary of its creation, concurrent construction began on three new CHPPs: Pregolskaya, Mayakovs...

04-12-2016 14:36
Expert Club: The anti-carbon initiative: pros and cons

The Russian government is working on measures to meet its commitments under the Paris Agreement on climate change, in particular, a tax on carbon diox...

04-12-2016 14:34
"Over the past 20 years, Russia’s energy market has become more efficient"

This year the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) marks its 25th anniversary. The organization emerged at a time when the ...

04-12-2016 14:33
Foreign Affairs: No deal

The Mongolian authorities continue to insist on the need for HPPs in the Selenga River basin, threatening the unique ecosystem of Lake Baikal. Experts...

04-12-2016 14:30
Finance: Well earned

Most energy sector players in Russia saw both revenues and profits rise in the first half of 2016. This stronger performance was driven by higher paym...

04-12-2016 14:27
Outlook: Winds of Change from the East

The II Eastern Economic Forum, which took place in Vladivostok on September 2–3, generated a wave of news bearing on the energy sector in Russia’s Far...

04-12-2016 14:22
Widening the horizons

Russia’s Ministry of Energy has suggested expanding the domestic electricity market to include the non-competitive pricing areas (the so-called ...

05-07-2016 12:58
Waiting for investment

Insufficient coal reserves, the breakdown of critically-overburdened power generation units, the loss of Russian electricity supplies: these are just ...

05-07-2016 12:34
Nuclear biased future

Russia’s Ministry of Energy has presented a master plan for energy facilities at a meeting of the government commission on the power sector. The...

05-07-2016 12:13
Centralized payment processing

Representatives of power supply companies and relevant government bodies discussed the creation of central payment processing centers linked to guaran...

05-07-2016 11:48
New life in old capacity?

One of the key challenges facing the Russian power industry is its substantial inefficient capacity. All market participants would likely agree that t...

01-07-2016 14:12