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31.12.2017

Новогодняя медиаелка, посвященная завершению Года экологии, зажгла огни в Москве

Интерактивная онлайн-елка зажглась в Москве на Красной Пресне. Необычная 18-метровая медиаель из 55 тысяч светодиодов позволяет любому желающему принять участие в оформлении ее дизайна.

30.12.2017

Число животных и растений, находящихся под угрозой исчезновения в России, не увеличилось

Несмотря на мировую тенденцию увеличения числа видов, которые находятся под угрозой исчезновения, в России сохраняется биоразнообразие.

29.12.2017

Объем подвергшихся переработке отходов в РФ за 10 лет вырос 2 раза

Количество использованных и обезвреженных отходов производства и потребления выросло в 2 раза с 2006 по 2015 годы, говорится в Государственном докладе об охране окружающей среды.

28.12.2017

В России пополнился список животных под защитой государства

В Красную книгу РФ внесены полосатая гиена, тюлень-монах, сайгак и калан. Приказ, который содержит списки редких и исчезающих объектов животного мира, занесенных в Красную книгу РФ и исключенных из нее, подписал глава Минприроды России Сергей Донской.

27.12.2017

Новые Правила ухода за лесами вводятся с 2018 года — Минприроды

Новыми Правилами ухода за лесами предусмотрены высокоинтенсивные меры ухода за хвойными молодняками для изменения негативного тренда смены хвойных насаждений на лиственные.

26.12.2017

В Россию из Швеции доставили зубров для создания популяции на Кавказе

Зубры из Швеции в Россию были доставлены на пароме, животные отправятся в Северную Осетию для создания вольноживущего стада и пополнят поголовье питомника Окского заповедника в Рязанской области, сообщает РИА Новости со ссылкой на Всемирный фонд дикой природы (WWF) России.

25.12.2017

Государственный природный заповедник «Восток Финского залива» образован в России на границе с Финляндией и Эстонией

Учреждение заповедника в восточной части Финского залива направлено, в том числе, на реализацию Плана действий Хельсинкской конвенции по Балтийскому морю по (ХЕЛКОМ), а также ряда международных конвенций.

22.12.2017

Минприроды РФ разрабатывает программу очистки бухты Золотой Рог во Владивостоке

Проведен первый этап комплексного инженерного изыскания, включая обследование дна и прибрежной зоны бухты, что позволило выявить факторы загрязнения бухты Владивостока и разработать программу ликвидации объектов накопленного вреда окружающей среде.

Сергей Донской назвал главные итоги Года экологии

21.12.2017

Сергей Донской назвал главные итоги Года экологии

Среди сотен мероприятий — решения по улучшению экологической обстановки озера Байкал, начало реализации наилучших доступных технологий (НДТ) и внедрение новой системы утилизации мусора.

20.12.2017

Новый заповедник площадью более 600 га создан в Сибири

На границе Томской и Новосибирской областей образован государственный природный заповедник «Васюганский».

Активисты ОНФ помогли спасти более 400 тысяч гектаров леса

19.12.2017

Активисты ОНФ помогли спасти более 400 тысяч гектаров леса

За 2,5 года активисты Общероссийского Народного Фронта (ОНФ) помогли спасти от вырубок более 400 гектаров лесов.

18.12.2017

В ближайшие 10 лет в России должна заработать системная переработка отходов — Сергей Донской

Меры касаются закрытия и рекультивации старых полигонов ТБО, а также создания новых перерабатывающих мощностей, считает глава Минприроды России Сергей Донской.

16.12.2017

ALEXEY SHADRIN: “CLIMATRON IS INTENDED TO MAKE RUSSIAN GREEN TECHNOLOGIES MORE COMPETITIVE INTERNATIONALLY”

Winners of Climatron eco-startup contest launched by the Russian Carbon Fund were announced at ECOTECH 2017.

15.12.2017

RUSSIA AND BELARUS WILL FORM A “GREE

A “Green Union” Association will be formed to implement joint eco-projects within the Union State of Russia and Belarus. The initiative was proposed by participants of the “Green economy the Union State of Russia and Belarus: Towards the future” conference held at ECOTECH 2017 International Exhibition and Forum.

14.12.2017

THE RCC WILL PLANT A PUBLIC GARDEN ON THE SITE OF A “NEUTRALIZED” INDUSTRIAL WASTE STORAGE

This new was announced by Nataliya Gonchar, Vice president for environmental and safety matters at the Russian Copper Company, at ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum. She said that the company had earmarked 7 million rubles for the design documentation. The company intends to start work already in the end of ...

14.12.2017

A statement to that effect was made at the international conference “Waste Handling: International Practices in Management, Financing, and Organization” by Tatyana Khavronina, Section Head of the Department of Waste Management Regulation, Eliminating Accu

This news was announced by Viktoria Venchikova, Deputy Director of the Department of State Policy and Regulations in Environmental Protection and Ecology, at the “Industry modernization: Progress toward BAT” session held at the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection.

14.12.2017

BY THE END OF THE YEAR, THE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA WILL SUBMIT TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION THE PROCEDURE FOR ORGANIZING WORK ON ELIMINATING ACCUMULATED ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE

A statement to that effect was made at the international conference “Waste Handling: International Practices in Management, Financing, and Organization” by Tatyana Khavronina, Section Head of the Department of Waste Management Regulation, Eliminating Accumulated Environmental Damage, and Soil Protection at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia.

14.12.2017

AT ECOTECH, MGIMO UNIVERSITY PRESENTED ITS OWN EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS FOR A MAJOR IN ENVIRONMENTALISM

At the MGIMO University booth at ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum, a new area in the university’s work was presented to Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia, and Erik Solheim, Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme. The university’s School for Applied Economics and Commerce offers ...

14.12.2017

PRODUCERS WHO FAILED TO PAY ENVIRONMENTAL LEVY WILL HAVE TO PAY DOUBLE THE AMOUNT

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia proposes tightening administrative liability for violating waste management legislation.

14.12.2017

CROSS-BORDER ENVIRONMENTAL PATHS BETWEEN RUSSIA AND BELARUS MAY COME INTO USE NEXT YEAR

The routes are to be established within the Osveysky – Krasny Bor – Sebezhsky natural protected area (NPA) being set up on the border between the two countries.

14.12.2017

MEMBERS OF STEEL, CHEMICAL AND MINING INDUSTRIES SPEAK ABOUT WAYS TO MAKE RUSSIA’S ENTERPRISES “GREEN”

At the “ Industry modernisation: Progress toward BAT” plenary session of ECOTECH 2017 International Exhibition and Forum, iron and steel works and mining and chemical enterprises traditionally associated with a negative environmental impact shared their practices of protecting Russia’s nature.

14.12.2017

ROUNDTABLE "BEST AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGIES - ACHIEVEMENTS AND PROSPECTS OF RUSSIAN ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION IN THE FIELD OF WATER RESOURCES"

On 13 December 2017, a roundtable "Best available technologies - achievements and prospects of Russian environmental regulation in the field of water resources" was held as part of the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection.

14.12.2017

THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY MODEL: TRANSITION THEORY AND PRACTICE

On 13 December 2017, the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection held a session titled “The circular economy model: Transition theory and practice.”

14.12.2017

SEPARATE WASTE COLLECTION: PRESENT AND FUTURE

On 13 December, the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection featured a round table “Separate waste collection: Present and future.” Members of government authorities, the business community, public and environmental organizations discussed the prospects for separate waste collection.

14.12.2017

INTERNATIONAL, NON-PROFIT AND SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS AS DRIVERS OF ENVIRONMENTAL DIALOGUE

Public environmentalism in today’s Russia was among the key subjects at ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum and the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection. One of the discussions focused on international and Russia’s leading non-profit and scientific organizations as drivers of environmental dialogue.

14.12.2017

ECOTECH PARTICIPANTS NOTE REDUCED AIR POLLUTION IN AREAS OF SPECIAL ATTENTION

In five years, effective air emissions in the Chelyabinsk Region dropped 56%; phenol emissions are down 9.1 times, naphthalene emissions – 8.5 times; hydrogen sulphide emissions – 10.8 times. These are the data cited at the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum.

14.12.2017

ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY IN HYDROCARBON PRODUCTION AND TRANSPORTATION

On 13 December, participants in an ECOTECH 2017 session discussed ensuring environmental safety in hydrocarbon production and transportation. The session was attended by representatives of supervisory agencies and the Russian oil and gas industry.

14.12.2017

“GREEN” BUILDING CERTIFICATION: A NEW TREND IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

A round table on “green” construction was held at the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum. The discussion was organized by EcoStandard Group. Sectoral representatives attended the event.

14.12.2017

“WATER: EXPANDING THE BOUNDARIES OF COOPERATION” SESSION

On 13 December 2017, the session “Water: Expanding the boundaries of cooperation” organized by the Federal Water Resources Agency (Rosvodoresursy) was held as part of the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection.

14.12.2017

MGIMO UNIVERSITY VICE RECTOR: ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALISTS WILL BE IN TOP DEMAND ON THE GLOBAL MARKET

Sergey Shitkov, MGIMO University Vice-Rector for Legal and Administrative Issues: Such specializations as international environmentalism, economics in environmentalism, and project-orientated environmentalism will be in top demand on the global and Russian labour markets.

14.12.2017

The results of ECOTECH'17 – 'Russia is a world ecological leader'.

The tandem of ecological events which conclude today in Moscow – the Vth All-Russia Environmental Protection Congress; and the ECOTECH International Exhibition Forum – were the largest-scale ecological forum in Russian history. The events, prompted by Ecology Year in Russia in 2017, confirmed Russia's position as a world ecological leader ...

13.12.2017

THE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA IS TO EXPAND JOINT PROJECTS WITH BRICS COUNTRIES

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia believes that the Year of Ecology that is currently drawing to a close gave a powerful impetus to discussing environmental protection issues. Nuritdin Inamov, Director of International Cooperation Department at the Ministry for Natural Resources and the Environment, told media representatives ...

13.12.2017

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION CONGRESS DELEGATES SUGGEST INTRODUCING TOUGHER LIABILITY FOR SELLING ENDANGERED ANIMALS

The 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection has come to an end; it featured several dozen thematic sessions ranging from climate change in the Arctic and raising environmental awareness to industry modernization and introduction of the best available technologies (BAT).

13.12.2017

ERIK SOLHEIM: ECOTECH DEMONSTRATES RUSSIA HAS ACHIEVED MUCH IN NATURE PROTECTION

Erik Solheim, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations: The Year of Ecology in Russia was effective and was marked by amazing achievements.

13.12.2017

MORE THAN 20 MILLION PEOPLE HAVE PARTICIPATED IN THE EVENTS OF THE YEAR OF ECOLOGY IN RUSSIA

The figure was announced by Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia, at the final meeting of the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection on 13 December 2017 at Crocus Expo.

13.12.2017

SERGEI DONSKOY: WE WILL VIEW THE FINAL RESOLUTION OF THE 5TH ALL-RUSSIA CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AS AN ACTION PLAN

Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia, addressed the final meeting of the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection. On behalf of the Congress organizers and personally, the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia thanked all the participants and promised to view the Congress’s final ...

13.12.2017

UN ENVIRONMENT DIRECTOR: ECOTECH MAY BECOME THE “GREEN DAVOS”

While taking a tour of ECOTECH Forum, Erik Solheim, Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme, said that ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum might become an annual global environmental forum on the same scale as the World Economic Forum in Davos on the condition that Russia provided the event with ...

13.12.2017

WWF AT ECOTECH: BUSINESS RESPONSIBILITY FOR BIODIVERSITY IS A GLOBAL TREND

The 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum held a round table “Business and biodiversity: Practical tools and best cases” organized by the United Nations Development Programme, Global Environment Facility. The round table was attended by members of the business and environmental communities.

13.12.2017

SUSTAINTABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ARE BEING TRANSFORMED FROM BUSINESS PROBLEMS INTO BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

Attendees of the session on the Global Compact and UN environment programme at ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum discussed a new vision of environmental challenges from the point of view of responsible business.

13.12.2017

RESEARCH ON ADAPTING TO GLOBAL WARMING REQUIRES RAPID IMPLEMENTATION

That was the conclusion drawn by the participants in the session on climate change in the Arctic organized by the Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring of Russia (Rosgidromet) at ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum.

13.12.2017

ECO-CULTURE FUND AT ECOTECH 2017: MOSCOW TO HAVE AN ECO DIGITAL NEW YEAR TREE

The second day of ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum and the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection held in Moscow on 12–14 December started with panel sessions. The 3rd all-Russia meeting “Eco culture and education – regions’ dialogue” focused on raising environmental awareness.

13.12.2017

“BAIKAL – HEART OF THE WORLD” DOCU-FICTION FILM PROJECT PRESENTED AT ECOTECH

On 13 December, the business programme of the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection and ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum featured a presentation of the “Baikal – Heart of the World” film project. The film was presented by its producer Igor Dobrovolsky.

13.12.2017

RUSSIA IMPROVES ITS LEGISLATION TO TRANSITION TO A NEW WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

The international conference “Waste Handling: International Practices in Management, Financing, and Organisation” opened the second day of ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum. The conference was attended by members of the Government of the Russian Federation, the business community, and guests from Finland, Norway, Germany, Japan, France, China, South Korea, Sweden ...

13.12.2017

A CHINESE COMPANY OFFERS TO BUILD ENVIRONMENTALLY-SAFE WASTE PROCESSING PLANTS IN RUSSIA

China Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Group (CECEP) is ready to find investment, build and operate environmentally safe waste processing plants that could reduce the volume of sold municipal waste (SMW) by 90%, Zheng Zhaohui, Chief Economist and Chairman of the Board of CECEP, said at the international conference “Waste ...

13.12.2017

FIRST REGULATORY DOCUMENTS ON DRIVERLESS VEHICLES TO APPEAR THIS COMING SPRING

The Government of the Russian Federation is to develop a roadmap approving a plan for developing the legislative framework, such as federal laws and amendments to technical regulations. At ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum, Dmitry Korotaev, Deputy Director of the Technical Regulations Section at the Department of the Automotive Industry ...

13.12.2017

THE STATE TOUGHENS REQUIREMENTS FOR PRESERVING BIODIVERSITY WHEN IMPLEMENTING MAJOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

Members of Russian regulation agencies and international environmental protection organizations discussed relevant issues at one session of the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection and ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum.

13.12.2017

ECO-CITIES WILL IMPROVE PEOPLE’S QUALITY OF LIFE

Developing eco-cities in Russia will help improve the nation’s physical and mental health. That was the subject of the discussion between urban studies specialists at the “Eco-cities as a key trend in modern urban studies” session at ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum.

13.12.2017

EXTENDED LIABILITY OF PRODUCERS AND IMPORTERS: THEORY AND PRACTICE

On 12 December 2017, the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection held a roundtable “Extended liability of producers and importers: theory and practice.”

13.12.2017

PUBLIC MONITORING OF THE STATE OF SUBSOIL RESOURCES FOR SOLVING ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS IN THE REGIONS OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

On 12 December 2017, the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection featured a panel session “Public monitoring of the state of subsoil resources for solving environmental problems in the regions of the Russian Federation.”

13.12.2017

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SCIENCE OF RUSSIA: ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION SHOULD BE MANDATORY

A roundtable on environmental education and training in Russia was held as part of the business programme of the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum. The discussion was organized by Moscow State Institute of International Relations and the Federal Party Project “Ecology of Russia” of the UNITED RUSSIA political party ...

13.12.2017

ENVIRONMENTAL JOURNALISM: EDUCATION OR PROPAGANDA

Panel session, which took place on December, 12 within ECOTECH representatives of Russian media have discussed problems of ecological journalism. The session was participated by staff of core publication offices, biggest media agenies of Russia, representatives of social organizations and staff of press services of nature reserves.

13.12.2017

COMMENTS OF ECOTECH’17 PARTICIPANTS

Vincent Breucq, Technical Director of the L'Oreal factory: “L’Oreal’s factory in Russia has cut water consumption by 77% in six years”

13.12.2017

AT ECOTECH’17, THE FEDERAL ENVIRONMENTAL COUNCIL ANNOUNCED THE RESULTS OF THE YEAR OF ECOLOGY

On the first day of ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum and the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection held in Moscow on 12–14 December, the Federal Environmental Council at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia held a meeting “The Year of Ecology: Principal Tasks and Their Implementation, ...

12.12.2017

WORLD BANK: RUSSIA IS JUST ON THE STARTING LINE OF “GREEN” FINANCING

A panel session dedicated to global green financing practices was among the key thematic discussions at the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum.

12.12.2017

“WILD NATURE: PRESERVE AND SEE” PRIORITY PROJECT BEARS FIRST FRUIT

A roundtable on problems of preserving wild nature was held at the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum. It was organized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, the Reserve Management Support Centre, and the All-Russia Society of Nature Conservation. PAO NOVATEK is the session’s ...

12.12.2017

ECOTECH 2017 PARTICIPANTS DISCUSS ENVIRONMENTAL INSTRUMENTS FOR INCREASING REGIONS’ TOURIST APPEAL

A special research conference held as a session of the ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum considered the experience of the Voronezh Region in stimulating tourist appeal and increasing the number of eco-tourists.

12.12.2017

AT ECOTECH, PUPILS FROM THE GIRLS’ BOARDING SCHOOL OF THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE AND CADETS FROM RUSSIA’S OTHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ARE PRESENTED WITH AWARDS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH PROJECTS

ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum held in Moscow on 12–14 December featured an awards ceremony for winners of the best environmental project contest.

12.12.2017

MINISTRY OF ENERGY OF RUSSIA: WE ARE SEEING A “JUMP-START” IN RENEWABLE ENERGY

A panel session “Renewable energy sources. On the path to low-carbon energy” was held at ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum.

12.12.2017

BAIKAL WAS THE CENTER OF ATTENTION AT ECOTECH EXHIBITION AND FORUM

ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum is a top convention site within the Russian Federation and the CIS for addressing issues concerning the environmentally sustainable development of the planet and for presenting Russian and foreign innovative environmental pilot projects and exchanging experience in developing “green” technologies.

12.12.2017

BIGGEST WORLD CONCERBS TOLD ABOUT INNOVATIVE FOR RUSSIA ECO TECHNOLOGIES

Biggest Russian companies -IBM, BMW, L’Oreal and others - told about latest industry technologies and programmes, which enables saving and improving ecology of Russia, whithin the session "Digital economy. How technologies and innovations influence sustainable development of ecology".

12.12.2017

IRRIGATION AND PROTECTION PLATES' INSTALLMENT ARE NEW METHODS OF STRUGGLING ANTHESIS IN RUSSIAN PORTS

Round table. dedicated to aspects of Russian marine ports operators' work was held within the II International exhibition and forum ECOTECH. Organizers of the session: Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural Resources, ASOP, International Foundation "Clean Seas".

12.12.2017

ROSCOSMOS: DEBRIS CLEAN-UP IN SPACE TO BECOME A FEE-BASED SERVICE

Vasily Gudnov, Head of the Multilateral Cooperation Division of the State Space Corporation "Roscosmos": In future, countries will provide fee-based services for cleaning up space debris, but a legal framework must be in place and the national security of all parties must be taken into account. The statement was made ...

SERGEI DONSKOY: ECOTECH IS INTENDED NOT ONLY FOR DISCOVERING PROMISING ENVIRONMENTAL INNOVATIONS, BUT ALSO SEEKING AN EFFECTIVE FINANCIAL TOOL FOR THEIR DEVELOPMENT

12.12.2017

SERGEI DONSKOY: ECOTECH IS INTENDED NOT ONLY FOR DISCOVERING PROMISING ENVIRONMENTAL INNOVATIONS, BUT ALSO SEEKING AN EFFECTIVE FINANCIAL TOOL FOR THEIR DEVELOPMENT

This was stated by Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, at the opening ceremony of ECOTECH International Expo and Forum on 12 December 2017 at Crocus Expo.

12.12.2017

RUSSIAN INDUSTRY IS ACTIVELY INTRODUCING BEST AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGIES

Participants of the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum and the 5th All-Russia Congress of Environmental Protection said that declaring 2017 the Year of Ecology allowed focusing the attention of Russia’s industry on introducing environmentally safe technologies (best available technologies – BAT).

12.12.2017

THE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA, THE FEDERAL SERVICE FOR SUPERVISION OF NATURAL RESOURCES (ROSPRIRODNADZOR), AND THE ASSOCIATION OF SEA COMMERCIAL PORTS AGREE TO COOPERATE IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

At ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum, the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources, and the Association of Commercial Seaports signed an agreement on cooperation in natural resource management.

12.12.2017

THE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA AND BALTIKA BREWERIES TO DEVELOP SEPARATE WASTE COLLECTION TOGETHER

Murad Kerimov, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, and Aleksey Kedrin, Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Eastern Europe Carlsberg Group, affixed their signatures to the protocol.

SERGEI DONSKOY: “AMENDMENTS TO THE LEGISLATION MAKE IMPROVEMENT OF RUSSIA'S ENVIRONMENTAL SITUATION INEVITABE”

12.12.2017

SERGEI DONSKOY: “AMENDMENTS TO THE LEGISLATION MAKE IMPROVEMENT OF RUSSIA'S ENVIRONMENTAL SITUATION INEVITABE”

At the plenary session of ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum and the 5th All-Russia Congress on Environmental Protection and the culminating event of the Year of Ecology in Russia, Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, recapped the results of the Ministry’s work in the four ...

12.12.2017

SERGEI IVANOV: “FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MANY YEARS, RUSSIA HAS ACHIEVED A BALANCE BETWEEN DEFORESTATION AND REFORESTATION.”

At the Plenary Session of the 2nd ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum, Sergei Ivanov, Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport, announced the preliminary results of the Year of Ecology in Russia.

12.12.2017

BROADENING OF THE RECYCLABLE MATERIALS PROCESSING WILL PROVIDE 10 WORK POSITIONS PER YEAR

By 2020 a number of people, working in recyclable materials processing will grow up from 50 to 100 thousand, said Minister of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation Sergey Donskoy on the big plenary session of the exhibition and forum ECOTECH and V All-Russian Congress of Environmental Protection.

12.12.2017

MURMANSK TRADE PORT OBLIGED TO REDUCE EMISSION 4 TIMES BY 2021

Ministry of Natural Resources and ecology of the Russian Federation, Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural Resources and Public Joint-stock company MURMANSK TRADE PORT have signed an agreement within ECOTECH 2017 on cooperation in the field of management of natural resources in implementing operations in 2017 of the Year ...

12.12.2017

CHEMPROM WILL INVEST 670 MLN OF RUBLES IN ECO-SAFETY OF INDUSTRY

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural Resources, Cabinet of Ministers of Chuvashia Republic and PAO ChemProm have signed a cooperation agreement on cooperation in the field of management of natural resources within the Year of Ecologu of the Russian ...

12.12.2017

WORLS MARKET OF ECOLOGICAL TECHNOLOGIES CAN COMPOSE 5 BILLION US DOLLARS AND RUSSIA SHOULD FILL ITS NICHE - SERGEY DONSKOY

Minister of Natural Resources of the RF Sergey Donskoy and Governor of the Moscow region Andrey Vorobyov took part in the gala opening of the V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH.

12.12.2017

SERGEY DONSKOY: LIQUIDATION OF ACCUMULATED HARM OBJECTS ENABLED TO UPGRADE LIFE CONDITIONS FOR 16 BLN RUSSIAN PEOPLE

More than 4,5 tonns of waste were liquidated in Russia for the last 4 years, that enabled to upgrade life conditions for 16 blm people, said the Minister of Natural Resources and Ecologe of the Russian Federation, Sergey Donskoy, giving a speech on the Plenary Session of the V ALL-RUSSIAN ...

12.12.2017

HEAD OF THE UN ENVIRONMENT: CREATING A STRONG SYSTEM OF PROTECTED NATURAL TERRITORIES WILL HAVE POSITIVE EFFECT FOR THE WHOLE WORLD

Development of protected natural areas of Russia within the Year of Ecology will have a positive effect for the whole world and will be an example for other countries, said Executive Secretary of the UN Environment, Eric Solheim.

12.12.2017

COMMENTS OF ECOTECH’17 PARTICIPANTS

Maxim Epifantsev, Director for Environmental Protection Coordination, EVRAZ: “EVRAZ plant in Nizhny Tagil cuts harmful emissions by 20%”

12.12.2017

THE 'GREEN DAVOS' HAS COMMENCED IN MOSCOW

The two main events resulting from Ecology Year in Russia – The 2nd ECOTECH International Forum Exhibition, and the Vth All-Russian Environmental Protection Congress – have commenced in Moscow on 12th December, at the Crocus-Expo International Exhibition Centre.

TASS AN OFFICIAL PHOTO HOSTING OF THE ECOTECH The V All-Russian Congress of Environmental Protection

11.12.2017

TASS AN OFFICIAL PHOTO HOSTING OF THE ECOTECH The V All-Russian Congress of Environmental Protection

State Media Agency TASS is an official photo host of THE V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH.

11.12.2017

ECOTECH 2017 PARTICIPANTS WILL SEE WHAT WILL BECOME WITH HOUSEHOLD WASTE TEST AREA IN NEAR-MOSCOW KUCHINO

Guests and participants of the exhibition and forum ECOTECH which will be held in Moscow on December, 12-14 will see planned results of recultivation of household test area in near-Moscow Kuchino.

RUSSIAN COPPER COMPANY WILL SHARE PLANS OF IMPROVING ECOLOGY IN CHELYABINKS REGION

11.12.2017

RUSSIAN COPPER COMPANY WILL SHARE PLANS OF IMPROVING ECOLOGY IN CHELYABINKS REGION

The company will present within the ECOTECH 2017 its projects of liquidation of accumulated in Soviet years ecological harm in the Chelyabinks region.

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to Encourage and BALTIKA Breweries will sign an agreement on separate waste management

11.12.2017

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to Encourage and BALTIKA Breweries will sign an agreement on separate waste management

On December, 12 within the ECOTECH 2017 Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to Encourage and BALTIKA Breweries, part of Carlsberg Group will sign an cooperation agreement on separate waste management.

BIGGEST PRODUCER OF STEEL TUBES IN RUSSIA -TMK - WILL TELL ABOUT ECO SAFETY IN TRANSPORTATION HYDROCARBONS

11.12.2017

BIGGEST PRODUCER OF STEEL TUBES IN RUSSIA -TMK - WILL TELL ABOUT ECO SAFETY IN TRANSPORTATION HYDROCARBONS

TMK, which is one of three global leaders of steel tubes business will organize its discussion within V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH - "ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY IN HYDROCARBON PRODUCTION AND TRANSPORTATION".

11.12.2017

Media accreditation for 2nd ECOTECH International Expo and Forum closes

Media accreditation for 2nd ECOTECH International Expo and Forum closes.

10.12.2017

AUTHORITIES AND BUSINESS WILL DISCUSS WITHIN ECOTECH 2017 POSSIBILITIES OF SWITCHING TO CIRCULAR ECONOMY MODEL

Within V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH will take place a duscussion "CIRCULAR ECONOMY MODEL: TRANSITION THEORY AND PRACTICE".

10.12.2017

GREEN PROJECTS OF INDUSTRY MODERNIZATION DIMINISHED A NEFATIVE EFFECT ON NATURE - MURAD KERIMOV

In the Year of Ecology "green" projects were implemented within biggest industrial units, that cruicially reduced anthropologic burden on the environment.

09.12.2017

INNOVATIVE HYDROGEL TO BE USED FOR REFORESTATION IN THE SARATOV REGION

The regional Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment has signed a cooperation agreement with one of the world’s biggest manufacturers of water-retentive polymers that help plants take root.

08.12.2017

SERGEI DONSKOY: ECOTECH TO BECOME THE BIGGEST GLOBAL FORUM ON NATURE CONSERVATION AND THE “GREEN” ECONOMY

ECOTECH’17 International Exhibition and Forum is to become the biggest global venue for discussing the “green” economy and nature conservation, says Sergei Donskoy, Minister for Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, Chairman of ECOTECH’s organizing committee.

08.12.2017

COUNTERING POLLUTION OF THE VOLGA, DANUBE AND GANGES RIVERS TO BE DISCUSSED AT ECOTECH’17

One of the ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum sessions will focus on eco-modernisation of the basins of the Volga, Danube and Ganges rivers.

TWO NEW BOOKS FROM THE WORLDKEEPERS ECO-FANTASY SERIES TO BE PRESENTED AT THE ECOTECH’17 EXHIBITION

08.12.2017

TWO NEW BOOKS FROM THE WORLDKEEPERS ECO-FANTASY SERIES TO BE PRESENTED AT THE ECOTECH’17 EXHIBITION

The books will be presented by Alexander Kogan, Minister for the Environment and Natural Resource Use of the Moscow Region, and the books’ author Elena Zhurek, children’s psychologist and writer.

08.12.2017

ECOTECH’17 PARTICIPANTS TO DISCUSS COOPERATION BETWEEN RUSSIAN REGIONS IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

A session called “Green regions. Interregional cooperation in ecology and environmental protection” will be held at ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum. The session, organized by Arguments and Facts Publishing House, will see Russian regions exchange positive experience in a caring attitude to nature and will discuss media coverage of ...

08.12.2017

WWF CALLS UPON LEADING SHIP-OWNING COMPANIES TO ABANDON OIL FUEL

WWF experts believe that using LNG will advance sustainable economic development and environmental safety in Russia’s Arctic and that the Northern Sea Route may become the world’s first trans-continental route where vessels use only LNG fuel.

EVRAZ TO LAUNCH MODERNISED EQUIPMENT AT ITS NIZHNY TAGIL METALLURGICAL PLANT DIRECTLY AT ECOTECH’17

08.12.2017

EVRAZ TO LAUNCH MODERNISED EQUIPMENT AT ITS NIZHNY TAGIL METALLURGICAL PLANT DIRECTLY AT ECOTECH’17

Equipment for gas removal at the dry coke quenching facility (DCQF) of the EVRAZ Nizhny Tagil Metallurgical Plant (NTMP), part of the EVRAZ holding company, is to be started up remotely at the opening ceremony of ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum. The symbolic ceremony will be attended by Sergei ...

07.12.2017

AT A TASS PRESS CONFERENCE, MURAD KERIMOV WILL TELL ABOUT ECOTECH’17

Murad Kerimov, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, will take part in a press conference dedicated to the ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum and the 5th All-Russia Congress for Environmental Protection.

NEW SMW LANDFILL WILL HELP IMPROVE LAKE BAIKAL’S ECOSYSTEM

07.12.2017

NEW SMW LANDFILL WILL HELP IMPROVE LAKE BAIKAL’S ECOSYSTEM

A new facility for licensed disposal of solid municipal waste is under construction in Buryatia; once it comes on line, it will help protect Baikal from fly dumping.

07.12.2017

AT ECOTECH, METALLOINVEST IS TO PRESENT A NEW PRODUCTION COMPLEX AND A CUTTING-EDGE WASTE LANDFILL

Metalloinvest, the leading producer and supplier of iron ore and hot briquetted iron on the global market and a regional producer of high-quality steel, will take part in ECOTECH 2nd International Exhibition and Forum as partner of the event.

THE LIST OF RUSSIAN WETLANDS OF INTERNATIONAL IMPORTANCE TO BE EXPANDED

07.12.2017

THE LIST OF RUSSIAN WETLANDS OF INTERNATIONAL IMPORTANCE TO BE EXPANDED

The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia and Russian regions are planning to list several particularly valuable protected areas as Russian wetlands in order to protect waterfowl habitat.

ARCTIC WARMING TO BE DISCUSSED AT ECOTECH’17

07.12.2017

ARCTIC WARMING TO BE DISCUSSED AT ECOTECH’17

A roundtable “Climate change in the Arctic: consequences and adaptation” will be held as part of the business programme of ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum.

06.12.2017

THE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA PROPOSES INTRODUCING BENEFITS FOR ELECTRIC CAR OWNERS

Sergei Donskoy also suggested expanding Russia’s fleet of natural gas vehicles. “Drivers of hybrid cars and electric cars are, in essence, environmental prosperity donors for metropolitan areas, where up to 90% of air pollution comes from cars. And they should be granted significant benefits. The principal ones are, naturally, free ...

06.12.2017

RUSSIAN COMPANY INNOVATIONS IN MARITIME TECHNOLOGIES TO BE PRESENTED AT ECOTECH’17

A session on eco-technologies for the maritime industry will be held on the second day of the ECOTECH International Exhibition and Forum. The session is organized by MariNet, a working group of the National Technology Initiative (NTI).

ANDREI VOROBYOV: SHW LANDFILL IN BALASHIKHA TO BE RECLAIMED IN A YEAR

06.12.2017

ANDREI VOROBYOV: SHW LANDFILL IN BALASHIKHA TO BE RECLAIMED IN A YEAR

Approximately RUB 4 bn have been allocated for reclaiming the solid household waste landfill in the Moscow satellite town of Balashikha, which has been shut down.

LEWIS PUGH, UNITED NATIONS PATRON OF THE OCEANS, WILL ATTEND ECOTECH’17

06.12.2017

LEWIS PUGH, UNITED NATIONS PATRON OF THE OCEANS, WILL ATTEND ECOTECH’17

Lewis Pugh, British endurance swimmer, United Nations Patron of the Oceans and law of the sea expert, will attend ECOTECH'17 2nd International Exhibition and Forum.

EVRAZ, RUSSIA’S LEADING STEEL-MAKING AND COAL-MINING COMPANY, HAS PARTNERED WITH ECOTECH’17

06.12.2017

EVRAZ, RUSSIA’S LEADING STEEL-MAKING AND COAL-MINING COMPANY, HAS PARTNERED WITH ECOTECH’17

One of Russia’s leading steel-making companies has partnered with the ECOTECH’17 2nd International Exhibition and Forum.

05.12.2017

RUSSIAN ARCTIC NATIONAL PARK TO BE COMPLETELY CLEANED OF DECADES’ OF ACCUMULATED WASTE

The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia has determined more than 100 sites of damage to Arctic nature. The damage will be completely eliminated in the near future.

05.12.2017

GREEN CONSTRUCTION AND POSITION OF RUSSIA IN THE GLOBAL ECO RATINGS WILL BECOME TOPICS OF THE ECOTECH SESSIONS

One of the Sessions of the II International exhibition and forum ECOTECH will be dedictade to eco ratings and indexes, as well as to green construction. The sessions will be organized by EcoStandard group.

05.12.2017

BIGGEST ECO FRIEDNLY INDUSTRIAL UNIT OF ACROELIC ACID HAS STARTED ITS WORK IN RUSSIA

Gazprom Neftehim Salavat implemented in the Republic of Bashkortostan such power supplies, which will enable to displace the import of this raw material. The project is realized by moderm eco technologies.

Internet source of "preserved volunteering" will open in Russia in 2018 - Sergey Donskoy

05.12.2017

Internet source of "preserved volunteering" will open in Russia in 2018 - Sergey Donskoy

Around 1 million of volunteers took part in the environmental events within the territories of natural reserves and national parks in the Year of Ecology in Russia.

05.12.2017

REPRESENTATIVES OF THE BIGGEST MEDIA OF RUSSIA WILL DISCUSS PROBLEMS OF ECO JOURNALISM

Within the frames of the business programme of the V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH will be held a discussion, dedicated to eco journalism.

04.12.2017

SERGEY DONSKOY: ARCTIC TOURISM IS PERSPECTIVE FOR RUSSIA

Development of Arctic tourism, first of all, ecological, is very perspective for Russia and for Northern regions, emhasized the Head of the Environemntal Ministry, Sergey Donskoy.

ECO RESPONSIBILITY IN OIL AND GAS COMPANIES RATING'S LEADERS ARE DEFINED

04.12.2017

ECO RESPONSIBILITY IN OIL AND GAS COMPANIES RATING'S LEADERS ARE DEFINED

Rating is composed of three sections: eco management, effect of environement and open information. Public charachter of the rating influences on reducing negative effects of the oil and gas industry.

04.12.2017

Effective Forestry will be discussed within ECOTECH

BUSINESS PROGRAMME OF THE V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH will present panel sessions "ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIETY AND INDUSTRY".

KEMEROV'S AZOT INVESTED ABOUT 700 BLM RUBLES IN ECO PROJECTS PER YEAR

04.12.2017

KEMEROV'S AZOT INVESTED ABOUT 700 BLM RUBLES IN ECO PROJECTS PER YEAR

Kemerov's Azot has invested in environmental protection measures about 700 bln rubles, which were spent on technical refitting.

04.12.2017

WINNERS OF THE ECO START UP KLIMATRON CONTEST WILL BE DEFINED WITH ECOTECH 2017

Russion Carbon Fund will organize a contest of eco start ups in in the field of sustainable developemnt "Climatron" within V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH.

02.12.2017

NATURE PRESERVE BRYANKS FOREST WILL BECOME BIGGER WITH BISONS FROM MOSCOW AREA

11 animals fro, Prioksk-Terrrasny Nature Preserve (Moscow region) will enlarge the population of bisons, which live in four Special Protected Natural Areas of the Central Russia.

02.12.2017

BILLION OF RUBLES OF ECO LEVY WILL COME BACK TO REGIONS

Subsidies from eco levy will be directed to construction of waste sorting plants.

01.12.2017

RUSSIA DIRECTED THE RESULTS OF THE ECO EXPERTISE OF THE NORDSTREAM -2 TO THE COUNTRIES OF THE BALTIC REGION

Ministry of natural resources of Russia has sent an official notification on finalization of international procedures, prescribed in Convention of Evaluation of Environemntal Effect in trans-border context on contstruction of gas pipe line Nordsream-2 to all countries of Baltic region.

01.12.2017

RESULTS OF TWO YEAR COOPERATION IN BARETSEV REGION WILL DISCUSS REPRESENTATIVES OF RUSSIA, SWITZERLAND, NORWAY AND FINLAND

The participants noted reduction of hot eco spots and synchronization of nature conservation laws, which will reduce polluting emissions.

01.12.2017

MILITARY ECOLOGY SPECIALISTS WILL GATHER IN 2018 ON THE WRANGLER ISLAND MORE THAN 600 TONNS OF SCRAP IRON

Part of scrap iron will be utlized and part of it - pressed and prepared for shipment in 2019.

01.12.2017

ECOTECH 2017 WILL MAKE TOTALS OF FIVE YEAR PROJECT ON SAVING BIODIVERSITY IN THE CONTEXT OF SAVINF ENERGY SECTOR OF RUSSIA

Withing V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH participants will discuss an idea of attractinf busiess to tasks of saving biodiversity in Russia.

AUTHORITIES OF MOSCOW REGION PLAN FULL PROCCESSING OF ORGANICS FROM THE SPRING OF 2018

30.11.2017

AUTHORITIES OF MOSCOW REGION PLAN FULL PROCCESSING OF ORGANICS FROM THE SPRING OF 2018

Interdiction to dumping organic wastes within region's teritorry will come into force in 2019, by this moment, plants should implement technologies of full proccessinf of household waste.

30.11.2017

SURGUTNEFTEGAZ BECAME THE PARTNER OF THE ECOTECH

One of the biggest oil and gas companies in Russia - Surgutneftegaz - became partner of the II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH.

30.11.2017

Sergey Ivanov was awarded with international award ECO WORLD for saving life on the Earth

Russia is eco donor of the planet, but the country has many eco problems, to solve them we will need decades of work - said Special Representative of the President Sergey Ivanov.

"RESERVED" TRAIN ENCYCLOPAEDIA WILL BE PRESNETED IN MOSCOW SUBWAY

30.11.2017

"RESERVED" TRAIN ENCYCLOPAEDIA WILL BE PRESNETED IN MOSCOW SUBWAY

Thematic train will start cruising on Koltcevaya line of Moscow metropolitan.

30.11.2017

International Conference on Waste Will be held within ECOTECH 2017

Participants of discussion: Finland, Norway, Germany, Japan, France, China, Republic of Korea, Sweden, and others). More than 100 people will take place in the discussion: representatives of ecological authorities, Russian and foreign experts.

29.11.2017

KRASNODAR REGION DELEGATION WII PRESENT ITS EXPOSITION WITHIN ECOTECH-2017

Krasnodar region will take place in the final events of the Year of Ecology of Russia - International exhibition and forum ECOTECH 2017 and V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.

Powermen from the Far East together with WWF and RGS continues saving Far East Stork.

29.11.2017

Powermen from the Far East together with WWF and RGS continues saving Far East Stork.

Federal Grid Company makes special constructions, preventing death of birds on high voltage lines. Totally more than 80 thousands of such constructions were installed from 2013.

29.11.2017

Experts and Parliamentaries will discuss issues of eco education within ECOTECH-2017

Within the frames of the business programme of the V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH will be organized a discussion, dedicated to eco education together with deputies of the State Duma of Russia.

28.11.2017

TAGMET LAUNCHED NEW SYSTEM OF SEWAGE TREATMENT

Taganrog Metallurgic Plant launched new treatment uhnit of clearing sewage, which will enable reduce water consumption for 30%.

28.11.2017

Three new specially protected natural sites created in Crimea

Nature Reserves totally by 1,53 square hectares were created in Crimea by decision of local Governemnt.

Preserved Train will operate in Mocscow Subway

28.11.2017

Preserved Train will operate in Mocscow Subway

Launch of the train will become one of ecological outreach campaign within the Year of Ecology of Russia.

28.11.2017

Eco Cities Construction will be dicsussed within ECOTECH 2017

One of the sessions of the V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH wil be dedicated to green construction of eco cities.

27.11.2017

SERGEY DONSKOY: VOLGA POLLUTION LEVEL WILL REDUCE NINE TIMES IN EIGHT YEARS.

Minister of natural resources of Russia Sergey Donskoy reported to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on several projects. which started to operate in the final Year of Ecology. One of the most prominent - project of clearing and sanitation of Volga river.

RUSSIAN COMPANIES WILL INVEST ABOUT 500 BLN INTO ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS

27.11.2017

RUSSIAN COMPANIES WILL INVEST ABOUT 500 BLN INTO ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS

Only in the Year of Ecology environmental projects were invested by 100 blm rubles, said the Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology Sergey Donskoy during the meeting with the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

27.11.2017

THE RESULTS OF THE RATING "GREEN OFFICES OF RUSSIA" WILL BE PRESENTED WITHN ECOTECH-2017

The results of an independent rating GREEN OFFICES OF RUSSIA 2017 - a unique research of Russian offices on eco indexes, implemented by WWF Russia will be presented on December, 13 within V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH.

Nornickel will invest 1 trillion rubles within 5 years on eco technologies and modernisation

27.11.2017

Nornickel will invest 1 trillion rubles within 5 years on eco technologies and modernisation

Official partner of the V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH - Russian mining and smelting enterprise Nornickel will inest into upgrading ecology of cities, where enterprises of the copmany are located.

Vice Premier of the RF Aleksander Khloponin: Green clean techmnologies will be a growth point of the economy

27.11.2017

Vice Premier of the RF Aleksander Khloponin: Green clean techmnologies will be a growth point of the economy

Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Aleksander Khloponin will take part in the V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH.

30 BISONS, GRWON UP IN NURSERY LET OFF IN YAKUTIA

25.11.2017

30 BISONS, GRWON UP IN NURSERY LET OFF IN YAKUTIA

Yakutia started project of bisons' recruitment, which libed here more that 20 thousands years earlier.

25.11.2017

Pollution accounting of the biggest Russian companies will be automated

Ministry for the Protection of the Environment and Natural Resources of the Russian Federation has prepared a law project of automated system of pollution accounting.

24.11.2017

Future of eco education have been discussed All-Russia Conference

Minister for the Protection of the Environment and Natural Resources of the Russian Federation ran out for priority rank of ecology on the state education system.

24.11.2017

RUSSIA TO CONTINUE IMPLEMENTING ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS WITH SWEDEN AND GERMANY

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia cooperates with foreign partners, particularly Sweden and Germany, on introducing best available technologies (BAT) in several areas in Russia.

23.11.2017

STATE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT AUDIT SYSTEM TO BECOME MORE CONVENIENT FOR CUSTOMERS

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia has drafted a law changing the system of state environmental impact audit (SEIA), said Murad Kerimov, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia.

COCA-COLA’S BIGGEST PLANT IN RUSSIA PRESENTS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

23.11.2017

COCA-COLA’S BIGGEST PLANT IN RUSSIA PRESENTS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Over three years, the company’s operations in Russia have cut their consumption of power by 35%, of water by 19%, and waste generation by 15%.

THE AUTHORITIES AND MOSCOW PORT OPERATORS TO DISCUSS ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF THEIR WORK AT ECOTECH 17

23.11.2017

THE AUTHORITIES AND MOSCOW PORT OPERATORS TO DISCUSS ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF THEIR WORK AT ECOTECH 17

The first day of the International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH will include an “Environmental Aspects of the Work of Seaport Operators” roundtable organised by the Association of Russian Seaports and the International Cleaner Seas Fund.

23.11.2017

THE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA AND UNIDO JOINTLY BOLSTER NATURE PROTECTION

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia and UNIDO are cooperating in organic pollutant disposal, new water treatment facilities, improving collection and recycling of hazardous waste in Russia, and other environmental areas.

23.11.2017

SERGEI IVANOV, SPECIAL PRESIDENTIAL REPRESENTATIVE: “THE NATIONAL ECONOMY’S SYSTEMATIC TRANSITION TO BEST AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGIES IS OUR TOP PRIORITY”

Sergei Ivanov, Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transportation, who will attend the International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH, believes that the upcoming Forum will allow its participants to demonstrate promising pilot projects for introducing best available technologies (BAT) and discuss creative ideas.

RUSSIA CONTINUES WORK TOWARD ACCEDING TO THE AARHUS CONVENTION

22.11.2017

RUSSIA CONTINUES WORK TOWARD ACCEDING TO THE AARHUS CONVENTION

The ‘environmental information’ concept is expected to be introduced into Russia’s legislation.

22.11.2017

ACTIVISTS OF THE ALL-RUSSIA PEOPLE’S FRONT (APF) SUCCEED IN HAVING OVER 400 ILLEGAL LANDFILL SITES ELIMINATED IN THE SUBURBS OF MOSCOW

The results were achieved after intervention by the activists of the ‘Spring Cleaning’ project run by the APF.

“EAST OF THE GULF OF FINLAND” RESERVE (“INGRIA RESERVE”) TO BE ESTABLISHED IN THE LENINGRAD REGION

22.11.2017

“EAST OF THE GULF OF FINLAND” RESERVE (“INGRIA RESERVE”) TO BE ESTABLISHED IN THE LENINGRAD REGION

Sergei Donskoi, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia, has submitted to the Government of the Russian Federation a draft resolution on establishing an “East of the Gulf of Finland” state natural reserve (design name: “Ingria Reserve”) in the Leningrad Region.

ASSOCIATION OF FALCON HATCHERIES TO BE ESTABLISHED IN RUSSIA

21.11.2017

ASSOCIATION OF FALCON HATCHERIES TO BE ESTABLISHED IN RUSSIA

Sergei Donskoi, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, has given an instruction to establish an Association of Falcon Hatcheries to monitor the number of birds of prey, resolve issues in breeding them and in keeping confiscated birds.

RUSSIA’S TOP FIVE CITIES IN ENVIRONMENTAL DEVELOPMENT DETERMINED

21.11.2017

RUSSIA’S TOP FIVE CITIES IN ENVIRONMENTAL DEVELOPMENT DETERMINED

Naberezhnye Chelny topped the Russian City Environmental Development Ranking in 2016.

METALLOINVEST PARTNERS WITH ECOTECH 17

21.11.2017

METALLOINVEST PARTNERS WITH ECOTECH 17

Metalloinvest, a global leader in producing merchant hot briquetted iron, a leading producer and supplier of iron ore and high quality steel, has partnered with the International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17.

The Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov invited Delegation of India to ECOTECH 2017 to discuss waste management

20.11.2017

The Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov invited Delegation of India to ECOTECH 2017 to discuss waste management

The Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov invited Delegation of India to ECOTECH 2017 to discuss waste management

20.11.2017

Rosneft will support researches of Black Sea dolphines

The programme of research is counted for three years and supposes field studies. acoustic and visual monitoring, laboratory investigation of the data.

20.11.2017

Students of Colleges will present its environmental projects within ECOTECH

School session will be held within ECOTECH 2017. in which students of Russian schools and pre-university organizations of the Ministry of Defence of Russia - cadets, the Suvorovtcy, the Nakhimovtcy from all over the country.

20.11.2017

More than 1,5 thousands of actions of ecological education were held in Russia in the Year of Ecology

Ministry for the Protection of the Environment and Natural Resources of the Russian Federation together with the Ministry of Education and Science of the RF plan to form road map of out-of-school education, foreseeing dvelopment of general federal movements, such as unnat movement, Russian union of stuents and etc.

18.11.2017

New part will stretch along the bay in Sevastopol

Sevastopol city authorities have chosen 16 concepts of the park with an area of 40 hectares, which will stretch along Art bay to Karantinnaya bay of Sevastopol. Final project of ecological anf historic keynote of the hero-city will combine elements of the six winning projects.

17.11.2017

25 days left before accreditation for ECOTECH

On December, 11 the accreditation of media representatives for V ALL-RUSSIAN CONGRESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND THE II INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND FORUM ECOTECH will be closed. The events will take place n December, 12-17, 2017.

Struggle with space waste will be discussed within ECOTECH 2017 by ROSCOSMOS and foreign space specialists

17.11.2017

Struggle with space waste will be discussed within ECOTECH 2017 by ROSCOSMOS and foreign space specialists

State Company Roscosmos will be an organizer of the panel session "KEEPING OUTER SPACE SUITABLE FOR LONG-TERM PEACEFUL USE"

17.11.2017

29 тематических дискуссий состоятся в рамках «ЭКОТЕХ’17»

Опубликована предварительная рабочая версия деловой программы II Международной выставки-форума «ЭКОТЕХ» и V Всероссийского съезда по охране окружающей среды. Основным мероприятием форума станет большое пленарное заседание с участием представителей высшего руководства России.

16.11.2017

Окрестности Мордовского заповедника объявят охранной зоной

Общая площадь заповедника составит более 24 тысяч гектаров, из которых 15 тысяч гектаров заповедных земель находятся в республике Мордовия и 9 тысяч — в Нижегородской области.

16.11.2017

RUSSIA’S SUPREME COURT PROPOSES SANCTIONS FOR FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH DECISIONS ON ELIMINATING ENVIRONMENTAL DAMANGE

Compensation may take the form of payment for damage or of mandatory rehabilitation of the damaged environment, the Plenum of the Supreme Court clarified.

16.11.2017

OUTDATED MERCURY-VAPOUR BULBS TO BE PHASED OUT FROM MID-2018

Low-efficiency fluorescent tubes using halophosphate-based phosphors, mercury-filled bulbs, sodium-vapour bulbs, induction bulbs, and outdated fluorescent lights will be banned completely.

15.11.2017

MORE THAN 300,000 TREES PLANTED IN ALTAI DURING THE YEAR OF ECOLOGY

The new trees were mostly planted in the autumn, during the all-Russia ‘Forest, Live!’ campaign. Residents of the Altai Republic and foresters cleaned up 120 hectares of woodland.

AUCHAN HYPERMARKETS NO LONGER PROVIDE FREE PLASTIC BAGS

15.11.2017

AUCHAN HYPERMARKETS NO LONGER PROVIDE FREE PLASTIC BAGS

Since 15 November, in order to reduce environmental pollution, Auchan hypermarkets in Russia will no longer provide their customers with free plastic bags. The decision was made in support of the Year of Ecology in Russia.

15.11.2017

AT ECOTECH 17, THE KURGAN REGION DELEGATION WILL PRESENT ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY ACHIVEMENTS

The government of the Kurgan Region will take part in the 2nd International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH. The delegation will be headed by Eduard Gusev, Deputy Governor of the Kurgan Region and Director of the Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

15.11.2017

WIINNERS OF THE CLEAR ENERGY FOR TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT COMPETITION TO RECEIVE THEIR AWARDS AT THE RGS HEADQUARTERS

The results of the Clear Energy for Territorial Development competition will be announced on 14 November at the Moscow headquarters of the Russian Geographical Society.

14.11.2017

Боксы для сбора и утилизации использованных батареек установят в Госдуме

Депутаты уверены, что практика сбора использованных элементов питания в учреждениях и органах власти может стать хорошим примером для других организаций.

Алюминиевый гигант РУСАЛ стал партнером «ЭКОТЕХ’17»

14.11.2017

Алюминиевый гигант РУСАЛ стал партнером «ЭКОТЕХ’17»

Один из крупнейших в мире производителей алюминия — компания РУСАЛ — вошел в список партнеров международной выставки-форума «ЭКОТЕХ’17».

14.11.2017

Сохранение природы в рамках цифровой экономики обсудят на «ЭКОТЕХ’17» с участием «Делойта»

Компания «Делойт», СНГ, оказывающая услуги в области аудита и консалтинга, выступит организатором секции «Цифровая экономика. Как технологии и инновации влияют на устойчивое развитие в области экологии» на выставке-форуме «ЭКОТЕХ’17».

13.11.2017

WIINNERS OF THE CLEAR ENERGY FOR TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT COMPETITION TO RECEIVE THEIR AWARDS AT THE RGS HEADQUARTERS

The results of the Clear Energy for Territorial Development competition will be announced on 14 November at the Moscow headquarters of the Russian Geographical Society.

13.11.2017

A NATURE PARK WITH AN AREA OF MORE THAN 125,000 HECTARES TO BE ESTABLISHED IN PERM TERRITORY

The Ministry for Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation has approved a draft resolution of the Perm Territory Government on establishing the region’s first nature park, with an area of more than 125,000 hectares.

12.11.2017

SCIENTISTS RECORD LARGE NUMBERS OF DOLPHINS AROUND THE CONSTRUCTION SITE OF THE KERCH STRAIT BRIDGE

Observations of marine mammals, fish and ichthyoplankton in the Crimea Bridge construction area indicate that the number of dolphins in the strait increases several-fold with the start of fish migrations.

GAZPROM NEFT’S MOSCOW OIL REFINERY STARTS UP A STATE-OF-THE-ART ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING SYSTEM

10.11.2017

GAZPROM NEFT’S MOSCOW OIL REFINERY STARTS UP A STATE-OF-THE-ART ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING SYSTEM

Gazprom Neft, in conjunction with the city’s control and monitoring service, has installed an automated air monitoring system (AAMS) at the Moscow Oil Refinery as part of its environmental modernisation.

10.11.2017

THE LARGEST LAKE IN THE TYUMEN REGION TO BECOME A RESERVE

Bolshoi Uvat Lake, a regional natural monument measuring 18,000 hectares in the Vagai Municipal District of the Tyumen Region, is slated to be designated a protected area (PA).

09.11.2017

SIBUR PARTNERS UP WITH ECOTECH’17 INTERNATIONAL EXPO AND FORUM

SIBUR, Russia’s biggest gas processing and petrochemical company, has partnered up with Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17

09.11.2017

DURING THE YEAR OF ECOLOGY, IKEA LAUNCHES THE FIRST ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERIMENT IN RUSSIA

In the Year of Ecology, IKEA is informing its customers about an environmentally friendly way of life: how to cut energy and water consumption, reduce waste and create a healthier home.

09.11.2017

Минприроды РФ намерено повысить ответственность производителей и импортеров за переработку товаров после использования

Нормативы утилизации в ближайшие три года будут постепенно повышены, а список товаров, отходы от которых представляют опасность для природы, расширен.

08.11.2017

250 KAMAZ Trucks Used to Remove Rubbish Collected by Volunteers in Siberia

More than 57,000 bags of rubbish were collected by volunteers as part of environmental activities over four months – from July to October – in the Siberian Federal District.

Transneft Launches Water Treatment Facilities Worth RUB 800 Million in the Year of Ecology

08.11.2017

Transneft Launches Water Treatment Facilities Worth RUB 800 Million in the Year of Ecology

The company has completed construction of wastewater treatment plants at four sites and carried out technical re-equipment of treatment facilities at one of its enterprises.

08.11.2017

UNEP Leadership to Participate in International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17

“We are pleased to announce that the United Nations Environment Programme will take an active part in the international exhibition and forum ECOTECH 2017, which is a key event for all of us working for sustainable development of the planet.

07.11.2017

Russia and Sweden Discuss Energy Efficiency Measures for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

A meeting of the air pollution and climate change workgroup together with participation of representatives of environmental ministries and departments of the two countries took place at the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency in Stockholm.

07.11.2017

Sergei Shoigu: More than 10K Tonnes of Scrap Metal Removed from the Arctic over 3 Years

At the collegium of the military department, held on Tuesday, 7 November, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu spoke about the preliminary results of the clean-up of the Arctic from accumulated scrap metal.

Vladimir Putin Reviews Russia's Environmental Projects

06.11.2017

Vladimir Putin Reviews Russia's Environmental Projects

President of Russia Vladimir Putin has visited the Environment Hall of the Russia Focused on the Future Exhibition, opened at the Central Exhibition Hall ‘Manege’. The exhibition is part of the project ‘Russia. My History’, celebrating National Unity Day. Furthermore, the exposition is aligned with the Year of Ecology in ...

Vladimir Medinsky: National Park Kenozero May Become a UNESCO World Heritage Site

04.11.2017

Vladimir Medinsky: National Park Kenozero May Become a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Kenozero National Park, a unique natural site that has preserved many centuries of Russian history and culture, may become a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the next few years, said Minister of Culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky.

03.11.2017

Record Number of Polar Bears on Wrangel Island

Nearly 600 polar bears were found on Wrangel Island during field works by the joint Russian-American expedition carried out under an agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the US Government on conservation of the Chukotka-Alaskan polar bear population.

Russian Copper Company Partners up with ECOTECH 17

03.11.2017

Russian Copper Company Partners up with ECOTECH 17

The RCC Holding, one of the biggest copper producers in Russia, has become a partner of the International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17.

Northern Fleet Units Clean the Arctic from Scrap Accumulated During the Soviet Era

03.11.2017

Northern Fleet Units Clean the Arctic from Scrap Accumulated During the Soviet Era

Environmental engineers of the Russian Navy’s Northern Fleet are to continue collecting empty fuel barrels and other scrap that has accumulated to the north of the Arctic Circle since Soviet times until the Arctic has been fully cleaned, said Nikolai Yevmenov, Commander of the Northern Fleet.

Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District Delegation to Present the Region’s Achievements in Environmental Innovation at ECOTECH 17

03.11.2017

Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District Delegation to Present the Region’s Achievements in Environmental Innovation at ECOTECH 17

A delegation from the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District will participate in the II International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17 in Moscow on 12–14 December. It is planned that the delegation will be led by Governor Dmitry Kobylkin.

03.11.2017

Sergei Ivanov: Recycling Will Save Us from Being Smothered by Waste

An increase in the share of recycling of municipal waste in Russia from 7% to 50% in the medium term will prevent waste posing serious challenges and causing discomfort for the country’s population, says Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport Sergei Ivanov

02.11.2017

Sergei Donskoi: Clean Country Project Will Help Return 1,500 Hectares of Land to Commercial Use

The priority project Clean Country will help return 1,450 hectares of land to commercial use in 2017–2018 and improve living conditions for 4.3 million people.

02.11.2017

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to Encourage Efficient Use of Oil Deposits

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation is to change the focus of its activity, shifting from distributing licensed blocks to encouraging companies to make efficient use of deposits under development.

02.11.2017

250 KAMAZ Trucks Used to Remove Rubbish Collected by Volunteers in Siberia

More than 57,000 bags of rubbish were collected by volunteers as part of environmental activities over four months – from July to October – in the Siberian Federal District.

Sergei Donskoi Invites Chinese Colleagues to ECOTECH Exhibition and Forum

31.10.2017

Sergei Donskoi Invites Chinese Colleagues to ECOTECH Exhibition and Forum

At a meeting in Beijing with Li Ganjie, Minister of Environmental Protection of the People’s Republic of China, Sergei Donskoi, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, invited the Chinese colleagues to attend the 2nd International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH and to take part in the forum’s ...

TMK Becomes a General Partner of ECOTECH 17

31.10.2017

TMK Becomes a General Partner of ECOTECH 17

Russia’s biggest manufacturer of steel pipes, TMK, has received the status of general partner of the International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17.

31.10.2017

OVER 5 YEARS, 14 PROTECTED AREAS SPANNING NEARLY 3 MILLION HECTARES HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED IN THE RUSSIAN PART OF THE AMUR BASIN

Protected areas (PAs) in the Russian part of the Amur basin now measure 14 million hectares overall, Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, said at a working meeting in Beijing with Li Ganjie, Minister for Environmental Protection of China.

31.10.2017

THE SOLOVETSKY ARCHIPELAGO TO BECOME A FEDERAL NATURAL RESERVE

Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, has submitted a draft resolution “On Establishing ‘Solovetsky Archipelago’ Federal State Natural Reserve in the Arkhangelsk Region.”

30.10.2017

“Green Financing” Development to be Discussed at ECOTECH 2017 with Participation by the World Bank

Nuritdin Inamov, Director of the International Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, reports that the Organising Committee of International Exhibition and Forum ECOTECH 17 has invited senior officials of the World Bank, the People’s Bank of China, and the German KfW Development ...

30.10.2017

Nature Without Boundaries International Ecological Forum Opens in Vladivostok

The topics to be discussed at the Forum include conservation of protected areas, hydrology of the Far East and an environmentally orientated economy, as well as the issues of open cargo transshipment in Primorsky Territory.

29.10.2017

ENVIRONMENTAL MEASURES REDUCE HUMAN IMPACT ON THE VOLGA

Comprehensive restoration of the River Volga involves eliminating environmental damage to its major tributaries; a programme is currently being developed for improving the ecology in the basins of the Kuybyshev and Nizhnekamsk Reservoirs on the Kama.

27.10.2017

THE CIVIC CHAMBER PLANS TO USE A THOUSAND TRACKERS TO MONITOR WASTE TRANSPORT

The Civic Chamber of Russia plans to use a thousand satellite trackers to monitor transport of waste to landfills and waste processing plants.

27.10.2017

THE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT OF RUSSIA AND THE SIBUR GROUP SIGNED A STATEMENT ON THE “SEPARATE IT RIGHT” PROJECT

This initiative project implemented as part of the Year of Ecology in Russia involves a series of measures and campaigns for spearheading separated collection and processing of household waste.

26.10.2017

SERGEI DONSKOY: “ECOTECH’17 AND THE 5TH ALL-RUSSIA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION CONGRESS WILL BRING THE YEAR OF ECOLOGY IN RUSSIA TO A CLOSE”

ECOTECH 2017 International Expo and Forum will be an effective venue for discussing high-tech environmental protection technologies, Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, said at the first meeting of the Organizing Committee for preparing and holding the 5th All-Russia Environmental Protection Congress and the 2nd ECOTECH International ...

26.10.2017

24 NEW PROTECTED AREAS (PAs) ESTABLISHED IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION IN 2017

The new areas protected by the state are located in four republics, three territories, five regions, and one autonomous district.

25.10.2017

Наилучшие доступные технологии (НТД) станут стандартом применения в отечественной промышленности

Масштабная «зеленая» модернизация отечественной промышленности до 2021 года затронет 300 крупных российских предприятий, на чью долю приходится 60% всех выбросов и сбросов загрязняющих веществ.

25.10.2017

MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT SERGEI DONSKOY TO CHAIR A MEETING OF THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE OF ECOTECH’17

A meeting of the Organizing Committee for preparing and holding the 5th All-Russia Environmental Protection Congress and the ECOTECH 2017 International Expo and Forum will be held at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia; Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Sergei Donskoy will chair the meeting.

24.10.2017

HEAD OF THE WWF: IN RUSSIA, TIGERS FEEL MORE AT HOME THAN ANYWHERE ELSE IN THE WORLD.

Russia has achieved success in working with protected areas and has stopped critically endangered species dying off, says Marco Lambertini, Director General of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

23.10.2017

Крупнейший в РФ федеральный заказник «Новосибирские острова» площадью более 8 млн га создадут в Республике Саха (Якутия)

В границы будущего заказника войдут земли на островах архипелага Новосибирские острова (острова Анжу и острова Де-Лонга) и прилегающая акватория моря Лаптевых и Восточно-Сибирского моря.

RUSNANO Group becomes an ECOTECH 2017 partner

23.10.2017

RUSNANO Group becomes an ECOTECH 2017 partner

RUSNANO Group, which implements state policy in promoting the nanoindustry, has become a partner of ECOTECH’17 International Exhibition and Forum.

23.10.2017

Government Expert Council calls for rolling out successful environmental technologies

The Government Expert Council is to submit to President Vladimir Putin and Minister for Open Government Mikhail Abyzov a report reviewing successful local practices in implementing environmental technologies that can be rolled out across Russia.

New Generation Solid Utility Waste Landfill Launched in the Volgograd Region

20.10.2017

New Generation Solid Utility Waste Landfill Launched in the Volgograd Region

Russia’s largest solid utility waste (SUW) landfill with a capacity of 3 million cubic metres per year is put into operation in the Svetloyarsky District of the Volgograd Region.

20.10.2017

Over 70 International Organizations, Foreign Ministries and Agencies Invited to ECOTECH 2017

32 constituent entities and eight ministries of the Russian Federation have confirmed they will be participating in the International Exhibition and Forum.

20.10.2017

Projects during the Year of Ecology in Russia Reduce Industry’s Negative Impact on Nature

To date, 46 projects have been completed in Russia under agreements concluded by the Ministry for Natural Resources of Russia with major industrial companies and constituent entities of the Russian Federation. The total project implementation cost has exceeded RUB 55 billion.

19.10.2017

800K ha of Forests Planted in Russia in the Year of Ecology

Individuals and public organizations have been actively involved in restoring forests. More than four million people took part in the event “All-Russia Forest Planting Day” alone.

19.10.2017

Russia Takes Measures to Reduce Plastic Bag Use

Packaging materials, including polyethylene and plastic bags, will be included on the list of goods subject to a recycling charge, said Sergei Donskoy, Minister for Natural Resources and the Environment of the Russian Federation, after the 4th meeting of the Organizing Committee for the Year of Ecology in Russia.

Over 6,500 nature preservation campaigns are held in Russia in the Year of Ecology

19.10.2017

Over 6,500 nature preservation campaigns are held in Russia in the Year of Ecology

70 campaigns are long-term efforts and will continue beyond 2017.

SUEK, Russia’s biggest coal company has partnered with ECOTECH 2017

18.10.2017

SUEK, Russia’s biggest coal company has partnered with ECOTECH 2017

Siberian Coal Energy Company (SUEK) has partnered with ECOTECH 2017 International Expo and Forum.

18.10.2017

Over 1.5 Million Russian Citizens Cleaned Shores during the Year of Ecology

In less than a year, volunteers and people who care about their homeland collected enough waste to fill 4,000 railway wagons. Residents of the Republics of Ingushetia, Khakassia, Mordovia, Sakha (Yakutia), and of the Krasnodar Region were most active in the cleanup.

17.10.2017

Russia Phases Out Ozone-Depleting Substances

The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia has submitted to the Government of the Russian Federation a draft Resolution on setting 2018 quotas for manufacture and consumption of ozone-depleting substances (ODS) in the Russian Federation.

Russian President Vladimir Putin suggests that preferences be considered for ocean cleanup

16.10.2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin suggests that preferences be considered for ocean cleanup

Russian President Vladimir Putin believes that the problem of debris accumulating in the ocean has reached global proportions and requires an international response. At a meeting with the participants in the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students, the President of Russia proposed granting preferences to people and companies engaged ...

16.10.2017

The Ministry for Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia and international organisations to join efforts to restore the population of the Near Eastern leopard in the Caucasus

On 16 October 2017, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the Ministry for Natural Resources and the Environment of Russia, the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA), and the Species Survival Commission of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN SSC).

13.10.2017

UNIDO to take part in ECOTECH 2017

Senior officials from the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), a specialized UN agency, will attend the 2nd ECOTECH International Expo and Forum.

13.10.2017

Nornickel, Novatek, and Tatneft partner with ECOTECH 2017 Forum

Nornickel, a major Russian metals and mining company, is now an official partner of ECOTECH 2017 International Expo and Forum. Novatek, one of Russia’s largest producers of natural gas, and Tatneft, an oil and petrochemical production company, have become partners of the Forum’s sections.

Media accreditation opens for 2nd ECOTECH International Expo and Forum open

11.10.2017

Media accreditation opens for 2nd ECOTECH International Expo and Forum open

Media accreditation has opened for the 2nd International ECOTECH Expo and Forum dedicated to innovative environmental solutions. ECOTECH will be held on 12–14 December 2017 in Moscow at the Crocus EXPO International Exhibition Center.

Over 70 regions have already confirmed participation in 5th All-Russian Environmental Protection Congress

11.10.2017

Over 70 regions have already confirmed participation in 5th All-Russian Environmental Protection Congress

The 5th All-Russian Environmental Protection Congress will be held on 12–14 December at the Crocus EXPO International Exhibition Center concurrently with the 2nd ECOTECH International Expo and Forum.

06.10.2017

Year of Ecology in Russia to culminate with ECOTECH International Expo and Forum

Moscow. 5 October. ECOTECH International Expo and Forum, the culminating event of the Year of Ecology in Russia, will be held on 12–14 December 2017 at the Crocus EXPO International Exhibition Centre in Moscow.

Winners of the ranking compiled by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to be determined at ECOTECH 2017

22.09.2017

Winners of the ranking compiled by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to be determined at ECOTECH 2017

Results of the Year of Ecology in Russia will be announced at ECOTECH 2017, where leading companies and leading regions will be selected and winners who have been the most vigorously involved in the Year’s events will be determined. The award ceremony will be held on ECOTECH’s central stage. The ...

Results of the Year of Ecology in Russia to Be Reviewed at ECOTECH 2017

18.09.2017

Results of the Year of Ecology in Russia to Be Reviewed at ECOTECH 2017

2017, officially declared the Year of Ecology in Russia, has been a large-scale project aimed at laying the groundwork for environmentally-friendly growth of Russia’ economy, introducing cutting-edge eco-technologies, improving waste disposal systems and preserving water, forest, and land resources.

International exhibition and forum ECOTECH will host 10 000 participants

08.09.2017

International exhibition and forum ECOTECH will host 10 000 participants

More than 10 thousands people are expected to take part in the expo and business programme of the event from all over the world. Participants will be heads of federal executive authorities, CEOs of biggest Russian and foreign companies, operating in resources industry, agriculture and other economy sectors, leading international ...

France will take part in the exhibition ECOTECH in Moscow

10.07.2017

France will take part in the exhibition ECOTECH in Moscow

Representatives of environmental agencies and «green» economy will take part in the second international exhibition ECOTECH to be held in Moscow in December.

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