Russia needs new energy structure

23 october 2014

“Processing changes in technologies and economy, varieties of structure and load characteristics, change in consumers’ preferences – these things make the creation of a new Russian energy structure actual”, said the expert of the Analytical Center Evgeny Gasho during the 14th Russian Energy Forum plenary session in the city of Ufa.

“New energy structure includes: balanced development of sources and consumers, of distributed and centralized generation, of conventional and nonconventional fuels, considerations and use conditions, demand management. These principals’ realization needs elaboration of a complex of solutions in every single case “, said Mr. Gasho during the section, where heating supplies reform and amendments to federal law “On heating supplies” were discussed. This idea was supported unanimously.

Russian Energy Forum has been conducted in the Republic of Bashkortostan since 2000, and this year it is included in the plan of the Russian Federation concerning chairmanship in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). The President of the Republic of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov opened the Forum with welcome remarks. The reports were delivered by more than 100 leading experts of the sector, representatives of federal and regional legislative and executive departments, Russian leading energy producers, neighbouring countries and beyond. Within the Forum trade shows “Energy efficiency. Electrical Engineering. Electrical Conductor” and “SCO Energetics” took place.