In fifteen years of its existence, the Global Energy Prize proved to be one of the most significant awards for achievements in the energy-related fields of science. The processes of energy sources diversification, rapid development of RES technologies determine modern and prospective status of energy industry and economy generally. The fact that many laureates of the award made significant contribution to solving of the most pressing energy-related problems proves that the process of laureates’ nomination and selection is systemic, objective and highly professional.
I am sure that your activity started on November 11, 2002 will bring much good to Russia and other countries. I would like to wish the project team from all over the world to turn energy-related scientific discoveries and inventions into the new technologies, to introduce them in production, to make them work and provide major impact.
Chairperson of the Management Board
N. G. Shulginov