Moscow, 18 October 2005. Tomorrow, October 19th, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of RAO "UES of Russia" Yakov Urinson* will open the Second International Scientific and Practical Conference and Exhibition "Ecology in Energy-2005".
At the Conference, presentations will be made by representatives of the major energy companies, energy-related ministries and agencies of Russia and the CIS countries, energy institutes and environmental organizations.
The Conference participants will discuss such matters as reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, investments in nature conservation, monitoring of the environmental impact of energy facilities, and prospects for the development of non-conventional and renewable energy sources. The specialized exhibition will present advanced energy efficient and environmentally friendly technologies. Special attention will be given to the implementation mechanisms of the Kyoto Protocol in Russia.
The Conference and Exhibition was founded by RAO "UES of Russia", the CIS Electricity Council, the World Bank, the Moscow Energy Institute, and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.
* Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of RAO "UES of Russia" Yakov Urinson is the Co-Chairman of the Presidium of the 2nd International Scientific and Practical Conference and Exhibition "Ecology in Energy-2005".