Advancing Russia’s Coal Transition to Keep 1,5°C in Sight

What could a coal phase-out in Russia look like? This event will discuss the Russian coal sector and prospective elements of a coal phase-out in the country. Building on findings from the project ‘The Russian Coal Sector: Challenges and Transition Opportunities’ convened by Climate Strategies, we will be debating Russia’s climate policies, including the coal sector and energy transitions.

VI World Petroleum Council Youth Forum

On the 25th of June, the executive director of the ENERPO Research Center Maxim Titov participated in the session «Climate Change: Tackling a Global Challenge» of the VI World Petroleum Council Youth Forum – 6th Future Leaders Forum organized by the Russian National Committee of the World Petroleum Council (RNC WPC). 

BASEES Annual Conference

On 12-14 April Director of ENERPO Research Center Nikita Lomagin, executive Director Maxim Titov, IMARES and ENERPO Program Associate Director Gevorg Avetikyan and Research Fellow of the Center Nikolay Kozhanov presented the European University at St. Petersburg in the BASEES Annual Conference. 

The Month of Energy: ENERPO Open Lectures Series

In March 2019, the ENERPO Research Center of the European University at St. Petersburg launches “the Month of Energy”. “The Month of Energy” is a series of open lectures on current trends and challenges of Russian energy politics. EachWednesday at 18:30 during the month of March, an interactive lecture will be given in a trendy location, touching upon themes such as energy factor in foreign policy, clean energy in Russia, decarbonization of energy sector and energy politics in the Caspian sea region.

ENERPO at the COP24 in Katowice

From the 11th to the 13th December, the European University at St.Petersburg took part in the 24th International Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Conference of the Parties or COP24). The Academic Director of the ENERPO program, Professor Nikita Lomagin, the Head of the STS center, Olga Bychkova, and the Head of the ENERPO center, Maxim Titov, spoke at several sessions of the Russian pavilion.


On November 29, 2018, the Research Center ENERPO of the European University at Saint-Petersburg will welcome the third International CLEAN ENERGY Forum. The Forum will give room to discussions on clean energy and climate change: risks, strategies and possibilities.


On November 29th, 2018, the Third International Forum on Clean Energy took place in St. Petersburg at the Hotel Ambassador. The Forum gathered representatives of business, state, and non-commercial organizations, as well as academia, to discuss the transition to clean energy, Russian position and role in the international energy politics, corporate and state climate strategies, as well as climate risks management.
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