Valdai Club Experts Urge Russia to Develop Cooperation in Asia-Pacific Region

A group of top Russian political scientists presented a report Thursday, calling Russian leadership to boost cooperation with the countries of Asia-Pacific region, claiming that otherwise development of Siberia will stall.

// Feb. 27, 2014 - 18:06 GMT


RusHydro posts 14.8 billion ruble IFRS profits in 9 months of 2013

In January-September 2013, RusHydro posted 14.8 billion ruble profits in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), in contrast with the losses incurred a year ago, corporate documents note.

// Dec. 18, 2013 - 18:24 GMT


RusHydro to start spending 50 billion rubles on Far Eastern projects next year

Last year, the Russian Government increased RusHydro capitalization by 50 billion rubles for the company to build four new heat-generation facilities.

// Nov. 30, 2013 - 12:19 GMT


Ministry of Energy needs 35 billion rubles for Far Eastern Federal District power grids: Novak

Last year, the Russian Government increased RusHydro capitalization by 50 billion rubles for the company to build four new heat-generation facilities, including the first stage of the Sakhalin state regional power station No 2, a thermal power station in Sovetskaya Gavan, the second stage of the Blagoveshchensk thermal power station, and the first stage of the Yakutian state district power station No 2.

// Nov. 30, 2013 - 12:18 GMT


Sakhalin state district power station No 2 to use coal fuel: RAO ES of East

On instructions from the Russian leadership, RusHydro is building four new power generating facilities in the Russian Far East, including the first stage of the Sakhalin state regional power station No 2.

// Nov. 30, 2013 - 12:18 GMT


System for monitoring 4 X 4 project in Far Eastern Federal District should be extended all over Russia

On instructions from the Russian leadership, RusHydro is building four new heat-generating facilities in the Russian Far East.

// Nov. 30, 2013 - 12:17 GMT


Enterprises dumping effluents into the water that goes to treatment plants will need to obtain a permit beginning January 1

Enterprises discharging effluents into water that goes to treatment plants will have to obtain permits and build their own treatment plants

// Nov. 27, 2013 - 02:40 GMT


The first Youth Environmental Forum to be held as part of the 4th All-Russian Environmental Conference

The first Youth Environmental Forum will be held as part of the 4th All-Russian Environmental Conference. It will involve several youth organizations that have decided to join their efforts and form an association.

// Nov. 27, 2013 - 02:36 GMT


Moscow to keep businesses that invest in environmental protection

According to Head of the Department for Environmental Management and Protection Anton Kulbachevsky, industrial enterprises that invest in environmental protection, build treatment plants, and improve their environmental resource base should remain in Moscow.

// Nov. 27, 2013 - 02:31 GMT


Fourth National Conference on Environmental Protection to review seven Forestry Code amendments

Participants in the Fourth National Conference on Environmental Protection will review seven amendments to the Forestry Code. The Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment said these amendments will establish new rules for timber exports and forest activities of organizations and individuals.

// Nov. 27, 2013 - 02:15 GMT