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The Global Energy Prize annually honors outstanding achievements in energy research and technology from around the world that are helping address the world’s various and pressing energy challenges.

29th December

Global Energy wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

May this Christmas end the present year on a cheerful note and make way for a fresh and bright new year. We would like to wish you happiness, prosperity and lots of energy for the implementation of the most daring projects in 2012! The Global Energy Prize Team


9th December

2012 Global Energy Prize Now Accepting Nominations. $1 Million Prize to Be Awarded to World’s Best Energy Innovator

The Global Energy Prize, one of the world’s most respected awards in energy science, is now accepting nominations for its over $1 million 2012 award. The Prize will be given to the winner by the President of Russia in an official ceremony which will take place as part of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum, in June 2012.


1st November

Launch of new international program "Energy of Adventure"

The Energy of Adventure project aims to show people from different countries that the issues of energy-efficiency, energy-saving and energy security are not just idle talk amongst politicians, but issues that touch every family in every house, village, town and country around the world.


22nd September

Global Energy Rutberg congratulates Philip on his 80th birthday!

On September 22-nd an outstanding Russian scientist, the Global Energy Prize laureate of 2011 Philipp Ruthberg celebrated his 80-th birthday. The GEP team wishes him strong health, new bright victories and interesting projects!


9th September

The Global Energy delegation took part in the XXI Economic Forum in Krynica (Poland)

Representatives from the Global Energy Prize, a leading international award which rewards innovation and solutions in global energy research and its concurrent environmental challenges, will participate this week at the XXI Economic Forum, to be held 7-9 September in Krynica-Zdroj, Poland. Global Energy Prize President Igor Lobovsky will head the delegation, part of Russia’s wider representation at the Forum.


18th July

Global Energy started accepting applications for Energy of Youth 2011

Global Energy Non-profit partnership has started accepting applications for VIII All-Russian Contest of Youth Research Projects in the field of energy “The Energy of Youth.” The closing date for applications is 1st November 2011. The Expert Commission of the Global Energy Prize will make a decision on the winner.


19th June

Text of Dmitry Medvedev's speech at the Global Energy Award Ceremony

The text of president of Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev`s speech on The GEP Award Ceremony is just published on the official web-site


17th June

The world's attention focused on Global Energy

Dr. Arthur H. Rosenfeld (USA) and Dr. Philipp Rutberg (Russia) will each receive the Global Energy Prize this Friday 17 June in a ceremony in St Petersburg, Russia, as part of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will present the two scientists with the award, which rewards innovation and solutions in global energy research and its concurrent environmental challenges


14th June

Journalists from Bloomberg and Guardian are awarded in Russia

Kambiz Foroohar of Bloomberg Markets Magazine (USA) and Terry Macalister of The Guardian (UK) were honoured as winners of the Energy of Word international media competition in a ceremony held in St Petersburg on Thursday 16 June. The winners’ diploma and statuettes were presented by prominent scientists Dr. Philipp Rutberg (Russia) and Dr. Arthur Rosenfeld (USA), winners of the 2011 Global Energy Prize.


9th June

Global Energy website Guestbook

Dear friends! In just few days The Global Energy International Prize will be awarded to Philip Ruthberg and Arthur Rosenfeld by the president of Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. You can leave some greetings or wishes for the Laureates in our specail Guest book section. Welcome!


1st June

'Energy Conservation and Efficiency' in the CIS in Moscow launched the 2nd Adam Smith International Conference

The II International forum of Adam Smith Institute "Energy efficiency and Conservation" started it`s work in Moscow on June, 1. Energy sustainability in the CIS has become a focus of attention as never before. The Governments of the CIS countries, including Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan, all agree that they must act now to ensure successful and sustainable economic development, and to maintain and further improve the investment potential of their countries.


28th May

General Director of JSC "Surgutneftegaz" Vladimir Bogdanov celebrates anniversary!

The CEO of "Surgutneftegaz" Vladimir Bogdanov is celebrating his 60-th birthday on May, 28. Th hero of the day was congratulated by The Global Energy Prize Board of Trustees chairman, academician Evgeny Velikhov and the presodent of Global Enrgy Non-profit partnership Igor Lobovsky.


25th May

The famous French nuclear physicist and 2006 Global Energy Laureate Robert Aymar celebrates 75th anniversary!

On May, 24 a symposium will be held at CERN to celebrate Robert Aymar's 75 birthday. The event will be opened by Professor Rolf Heuer, CERN Director General. Other outstanding specialists in nuclear and thermonuclear physics will participate in the symposium. The hero of the day has also been congratulated by ex-president of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev.


19th May

International Award Committee member Professor Vladimir Quint awarded by the President of Russia

On May 10, 2011 the President of Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev signed the Decree on awarding The Global Energy Prize International Award Committee Member Prof. Vladimir Kvint : "The Honored Professor of Higher Education of the Russian Federation".


20th April

2011 Global Energy Laureates announced in Moscow

In 2011 the Prize has been awarded to a Russian academician and an American professor. Today, one of the year’s most important events in the energy industry took place. At an official press conference in Moscow, the names of the Global Energy International Prize laureates were announced. They are well-known Russian scientist and academician Filipp Rutberg and his no less outstanding colleague from the USA, University of California at Berkeley professor Arthur Rosenfeld.


15th April

2011 Global Energy Laureates to be announced on April 20

On April,20 in Moscow the Laureates of The Global Energy Prize of 2011 will be anounced on official press-conference which will take place in the RIA Novosti Press Center. The laureates were determined during the International Award Committee meeting on April, 13. Journalists are invited to take part in the press-conference.


24th March

Short-list of nominees for the 2011 Global Energy Prize

On the 24th of March, 2010 the session of the Commission of Experts of the International Committee of Global Energy Prize has taken place in Moscow . The best experts in the field of energy have defined a short list of nominees on Prize reception. Among hundreds 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, 13th 2011.


15th March

2011 Energy of Kids winners awarded in Moscow

Nine gifted children from different parts of Russia came to Moscow to take part in The Energy of Kids Award Ceremony. The Energy of Kids is an All-Russian Children`s Energy Projects contest. The contest is held among children from 5 to 7. This year the winners were chosen by the jury which included famous journalists, scientists, artists etc.


2nd March

The winners of the 2011 Energy of Kids contest

Federal jury chose the winners of the second all-Russian children`s energy project contest "Energy of Kids". The members of the jury are famous for both children and grown-ups: outstanding sculptor Georgy Frangoulyan, madia-manager Anton Nosik, The Global Energy Prize laureate Alexander Leontiev and others.


17th February

Global Energy visits Sustainability Day 2011 in Madrid

The Global Energy delegation led by Igor Lobovskiy visited Sustainability Day-2011. The event was organized by Enel, one of the leading European companies in the field of energetic. Sustainability Day was also attended by owners and top managers of various organizations, members of Spanish cabinet of ministers and famous scientists.


10th February

President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Yuri Osipov becomes Commander of the Order of the Legion of Honor. Congratulations!

The head of Rissian Academy of Science Yury Osipov was decorated with the highest French order by the president Nicolas Sarkozy. The team of Non-commercial partnership "Global Energy" congratulates Mr.Osipov on such a high honour and wishes him further success.


8th February

Congratulations to the scientists on the Day of Science!

The non-commercial partnership "Global Energy" congratulates all the scinetists on The Science day which is celebrated in Russia on February,8. We are happy that we have an amazing opportunity to collaborate with most outstanding scientists of today. We wish to all the scientists succes in their research, groundbreaking discoveries and new projects!


2nd February

Global Energy wishes a Happy Birthday to Evgeny Velikhov!

Today a prominent Russian scientist, a member of Russian Academy of Science, the Global Energy Prize laureate Evgeniy Velikhov celebrates his 76 birthday. The team of non-commercial partnership "Global Energy" wishes Mr. Velikhov health, new achievements and interesting projects! Congratulations!


26th January

Maintenance work on the site

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