EX-PRESIDENT OF THE SWISS CONFEDERATION DORIS LEUTHARD

The Global Energy Prize Ceremony 2017: “Outstanding researchers like Michael Graetzel is truly priceless, so the fact that it draw further encouragement from organisations that recognise and honour their valuable contributions to society is of great importance. I would therefore like to extend my heartfelt thanks to the Russian host and the Global Energy Association for their dedication to science and their recognition of Professor Graetzel‘s work through this prestigious award”.