BRICS energy association on summit agenda

BRICS energy association: Russia has announced its intention to propose the formation of a BRICS energy…

Space nuclear electric propulsion plant fuel in place

Space nuclear electric propulsion: Experts at the Elektrostal Heavy Machine Building Plant near Moscow have collected the first fuel…

Work to begin on Sukhodol seaport as coal industry expands

Sukhodol seaport: Work is expected to begin soon on a new seaport in Sukhodol bay  in Primorye in…

Uzbekistan uranium exports to South Korea to increase

Uzbekistan uranium exports to South Korea are expected to increase from three hundred to five hundred tons per year. A draft…

Kazakhstan awarded energy efficiency grant

The World Bank is to issue a $21.7bn energy efficiency grant to Kazakhstan for the modernization of…

Uzbek energy contracts signed

Uzbek energy contracts signed: The state-run  Uzbekenergo has signed a number of contracts with China’s Shanghai…

$100bn Rosatom growth drive

Rosatom growth drive: The state-run nuclear power company Rosatom aims to increase its global order book by $100bn…

Polyus Gold enters electricity production JV with Federal Grid

Polyus Gold: In order to increase ore production at its  Blagodatnoye mine in Krasnoyarsk, Russia’s largest gold producer…

Inter Rao may sell coal-fired electricity to China

Russian diversified energy holding company Inter RAO is studying the possibility of building the world’s largest coal-fired power plant to sell…

Rosatom wins Kudankulam nuclear power plant extension

Kudankulam nuclear power plant extension: Rosatom has secured a contract to build the third and fourth units…

Siberian electricity network to get Chinese investment

The Siberian electricity network could be about to get a $5bn investment boost from the Chinese banking sector,…

Rosatom Brazilian subsidiary to open by end of year

Rosatom Brazilian subsidiary: Rosatom is planning to open a Brazilian subsidiary by the end of the…

Rosatom expenditure to top RUB600bn

Rosatom expenditure: Russia’s commitment to nuclear power could result in Rosatom spending as much as RUB600bn…

Azerbaijan nuclear power programme resumed

The Azerbaijan nuclear power programme is to be resumed, with France’s VINCI Construction Group expressing an interest…

Smolensk nuclear power plant gets public approval

Smolensk nuclear power plant: Construction of the new Smolensk NPP-2 nuclear power plant won approval at…

KEGOC heads Kazakhstan privatisation shortlist

Kazakhstan privatisation shortlist: The list of companies currently controlled by the Samruk-Kazyna National Welfare Fund that…

Schneider discusses Turkmenistan energy distribution system

Turkmenistan energy distribution system: President Berdimuhamedov has been holding talks with the French electrical distribution specialists…

Lenenergo goes to the markets

Electric power distributer Lenenergo is planning to raise RUB8.9bn on the financial markets to help fund…

E.On Q1 profits down

E.On Q1 profits: Profits of the E.ON Russian energy company fell by 14.5% in the first quarter…

Rosatom wins Kundankulam nuclear power contract

Rosatom wins Kundankulam nuclear power contract: Russia and India are close to signing an agreement for…

Kazakhstan leans towards Balkash Lake nuclear plant site

Balkash Lake nuclear plant: Ulken village, close to the shore of Balkash Lake, has emerged as the…

Rosneft looks to increase RusHydro stake

RusHydro: Rosneft is considering taking an RUB40bn stake in the RusHydro hydroelectric company. The stake would…

New Nakhchivan power station for Azerbaijan

Nakhchivan power station: President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to finance the construction of the…

Rosatom and Finnovoima move closer

Rosatom and Finnovoima:  Rosatom is looking to increase its stake in Finland’s Finnovoima consortium from 34%…