I congratulate You on the 15th anniversary of the Global Energy Prize initiation. During this time, it became one of the most prestigious international awards. The Prize unites more than 300 scientists from 90 countries of the world. These are talented, outstanding researches and qualified specialists in the field of energy. From year to year the Global Energy Prize strengthens its authority, and the ceremony of its presentation is notable for unique atmosphere of openness, creation and partnership.
Today, the sustainable growth of the world economy is closely connected with reliable provision of energy security. This affects the economic successes of states and people’s life quality on the planet. And Russia – as one of the guarantors of energy security – is aware of its special role.
I am confident, that the Global Energy Prize will continue to promote the development of theoretical and applied scientific researches and inventions in energy, and also international public recognition concerning the role of individual scientists and research groups.
I wish You and all specialists working in the field of energy, new discoveries and new great results.
Chief executive officer of PJSC OC Rosneft