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

ENERPO Research Center
Nikita Lomagin

Tuesday, 12 October, at 10am BSTRegister here.

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.

Speakers include

  • Anna Korppoo, Fridtjof Nansen Institute
  • Nikita Lomagin, European University at St. Petersburg
  • Tatiana Lanshina, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration
  • George Safonov, Higher School of Economics, Russia
  • Matt Huxham, member of the project‘s Advisory Group
  • Irina Kustova, Centre for European Policy Studies

Join this event to learn more and ask our panellists and speakers questions during the Q&A.

We will record the event and share the recording afterwards.



10:00–10:10 Introduction
10:10–10:20 Nikita Lomagin: Introduction to the Russian coal sector
10:20–10:35 Anna Korppoo: Russia’s climate policies
10:35–10:40 Introduction of speakers
10:45–10:50 Georgy Safonov: Russia’s regional diversification vision
10:50–10:55 Tatiana Lanshina: ‘Green’ regional diversification scenarios
10:55–11:00 Introduction of panel
11:00–11:30 Panel discussion with Q&A
Panellists: Irina Kustova (CEPS) and Matt Huxham (Advisory Group member)



Фото: Climate Strategies