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RUSSIAN INTERNATIONAL ENERGY FORUM | SAINT-PETERSBURG |EXPOFORUM | April 26-28, 2022

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25.02.2022

EnergoInnovatsiya will hold its sessions at RIEF 2022

Experts will discuss hydrogen-based generation in terms of low-carbon agenda

Experts will discuss hydrogen-based generation in terms of low-carbon agenda.

EnergoInnovatsiya, Association of Innovative Energy Enterprises, will initiate two specialised dialogues with experts.

April 26 will feature the session “Hydrogen. Russia’s Potential and World’s Practice”.

April 27 will feature the dialogue on the topic “Industrial Plants and Energy Production in View of the World’s Low-Carbon Challenges”.

Both meetings will be moderated by Mikhail Smirnov, President of EnergoInnovatsiya Association of Innovative Energy Enterprises, D. Sc. in Political Studies.

EnergoInnovatsiya has been a partner of RIEF for many years. Together with specialised nonprofit agencies, the Association of Innovative Energy Enterprises has been taking part in the Forum’s convention program for the fifth time in a row. This year, we are going to arrange two business events. During the hydrogen-related discussion, we will talk about the world’s best practices and consider the energy transformation situation in Russia. The second event will cover the topic of energy production for industrial facilities,” said Mikhail Smirnov, President of EnergoInnovatsiya.

Sergey Mayorov, Chairman of the Board for the Machine Engineering Sector in the Republic of Tatarstan, is invited to take part in the discussion, along with Grigory Guzev, CEO, Solar Turbines C.I.S. (topic: “Using hydrogen fuel in gas turbine plants”); Igor Novad, Business Development Manager for the Generator Plants, Caterpillar Eurasia (topic: “Hydrogen. International practice”); Mikhail Nikulin, CEO, Gazpromneft-Industrial Innovations (topic: “Energy transformations technologies for the oil treatment sector”), and others.

The session “Industrial Plants and Energy Production in View of the World’s Low-Carbon Challenges” will feature the following experts: Sergey Mayorov, Chairman of the Board for the Machine Engineering Sector in the Republic of Tatarstan; Igor Novad, Business Development Manager for the Generator Plants, Caterpillar Eurasia (report: “Carbon footprint reduction in energy production. Sustainable generation”); Anton Ivanov, CCO, Inko Energo (report: “Energy service agreements as a tool for generation introduction into the industrial infrastructure”), and others.

22.12.2021

Energy transformation scenarios for St. Petersburg will be developed at a summit during RIEF

The event will be part of preparations for the World Energy Congress

The event will be part of preparations for the World Energy Congress.

Governor Alexander Beglov and Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak met in Smolny to discuss matters of the city’s energy sector development and arrangements for the 25th World Energy Congress. The event is to take place in St. Petersburg on October 24 through 27, 2022.

“The city board will make sure that the congress is arranged top level. We are quite experienced in arrangement of large-scale international events. We already have planned getting the necessary facilities ready,” said Alexander Beglov.

The St. Petersburg Governor announced that Angela Wilkinson, the World Energy Council's Secretary General & CEO, had already been sent proposals on the St. Petersburg-based arrangements towards preparation of the Congress. Notably, April 2022 will become the date of the summit where energy transformation scenarios for St. Petersburg will be modeled. The event will be held during the Russian International Energy Forum. Another event arranged is a teleconference participated by members of the World Energy Council, the Government of St. Petersburg, and the Russian National Committee of the World Energy Council.

The Government of St. Petersburg sent the Russian National Committee of the World Energy Council a list of 88 proposals by top universities and industrial leaders of the city as regards to events on the convention program.

“We are keeping in touch with our partner cities that are likely to join the Congress. Besides, we have already received 50+ proposals from St. Petersburg-based energy and industrial companies, as well as academic institutions, who wish to present their exhibits at our official stand,” said the Governor.

At the Congress, the energy development concept for cities of the future will be presented through the example of St. Petersburg. The draft concept was discussed with experts and power authorities, which resulted in a dedicated assignment.

Official source: Government of St. Petersburg