The Krasnodar spring forum "The Energy Efficiency and Innovation" was held in Sochi.

In its framework the first in Russia Eco Run of the electric vehicles took place.

The Spring Energy Forum is held annually on the Black Sea coast. This time the communication area of the professionals was the Olympic Park, where they visited large objects of "green" constructions, certified to international environmental standards.

The Forum were held from 29 to 31 of May. There were more than 300 experts – representatives of the state and local governments, enterprises of fuel, energy and utility systems, scientists, manufacturers and suppliers of energy efficient equipment of Kuban and other regions of Russia. They discussed energy conservation and energy efficiency, investments in energy efficiency projects, the development of renewable energy and sustainable transport, modernizing the fuel and Energy Complex and theUtilities. An extensive business forum program included plenary sessions and round tables, the winners of the Ministry of Industry and region’s Energy "The Kuban Energy Leader " award.

The director of the Youth Innovation Centre "SMENA" Ksenia Savvina represented our University.

The third spring forum was sponsored by the Krasnodar Territory Administration, the Ministry of Energy, the specialized committees of the State Duma, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Chamber of Commerce of the Russian Federation and the Russian Gas Society.


Translated by Anastasia Popova