On November 22, 2010 the conference “Russian electro energetic: financing and investment” began its work in the context of the Adam Smith Conferences. Global Energy Prize Chief Executive Igor Lobovsky has taken part in the opening.
On 9 June 2010 the Executive Director of the Global Energy International Prize delivered a lecture on the subject of Green Energy and Russian Energy Technology: One Road, One Goal? for attendees of the Sustainable Development course organized by Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) in Venice.
On June 18, 2010, the Global Energy Foundation’s Laureate Week was concluded with another grand presentation ceremony for the Global Energy Prize at the St. Petersburg Economic Forum. This year the International Prize Committee awarded the Prize to Aleksandr Leontev of Russia, and Boris Paton of Ukraine.
June 12, at a gala awards in the Kremlin, Academician Valentin Parmon, a member of the International Committee of the Global Energy Prize, received from the hands of the President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev, the State Prize for 2009.
The announcement of Global Energy Prize Laureates took place at the press-conference in “Interfax” Information Agency on April, 20th. Evgeny Paton (Ukraine) became the Prize Laureate for the outstanding contribution to solving of scientific and technological problems of pipeline transport of energy sources and machinery.” Alexander Leontyev (Russia) received the Prize for "fundamental research in the intensification of processes of heat exchange at power installations."
The meeting of Global Energy Prize International Award Committee took place in Moscow on April 14th. The best experts in energy field from all over the world elected new laureates of Global Energy Prize. The best candidates for Global Energy Prize 2010 were chosen among dozens of nomination forms sent to Executive Directorate.
On 26th of March, 2010 in Moscow the session of the Commission of Experts of the International Committee of Global Energy Prize has taken place. The best experts in the field of power have defined a short list of nominees on Prize reception. Among tens of nominees applications sent to Executive management of the Prize, five have been chosen for the further consideration by the International Committee which session will take place on April, 14th 2010.