The 4th generation nuclear reactors, organic light-emitting diodes produced with 3D-printers and power stations with no chimneys – The Global Energy Prize laureates gathered to discuss the most visionary energy innovations of the nearest future. On December, 2 The Global Energy Prize Summit 2015 was held in Politecnico di Milano.
The Polytechnic University of Milan will host The Global Energy Prize Summit`2015. On December 2, world-renowned scientists and leading experts from 6 countries will meet in one of the most prestigious technological universities in the world: the Polytechnic University of Milan. Global Energy Prize Summit` 2015 will be held in the format of an interactive moderated debate and will determine the most visionary innovations of the 21st century in the world and in the energy field. The most daring developmental forecasts of the industry will be made by the laureates of The Global Energy Prize and The Nobel Prize.
At the plenary session of the IV International Forum on energy efficiency and energy development ENES-2015 the Global Energy Prize laureates expressed their views on the prospects of the energy sector development in the world and in Russia in particularly
On November 19th members of the Board of Trustees of the “Global Energy”, Non-profit partnership, Deputy Prime Minister Arcady Dvorkovich and Minister of Energy of Russia Alexander Novak awarded the winners of the XII All-Russian contest of Youth scientific projects «The Energy of Youth». Research teams from Korolev, Novosibirsk and St. Petersburg received 1 million rubles each for the continuation of their research. Their technologies will solve the issue of new biofuel production and remote power supply of the aircrafts, as well as will bring Russian geological exploration to a new level.
The “Global Energy”, Non-profit partnership is the organizer of the eponymous international energy prize, which is being called by the world’s media as the “Energy Nobel”. Within the 4th International Forum on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving ENES-2015 the Partnership holds a unique promotion.
On November 19th, at the plenary meetings of the international forum on energy efficiency and energy saving ENES 2015 the Global Energy Prize laureates will give a speech. They will talk about the “bright future” that awaits humanity.
The winners of the XII All-Russian contest the “Energy of Youth” proved that the future has already come. November 19, in Moscow, Russian Energy Minister, a member of the Board of Trustees of the "Global Energy", Non-profit partnership Alexander Novak, will award the winners of the XII All-Russian contest of Youth scientific projects, the “Energy of Youth”. Research teams from Korolev, Novosibirsk and St. Petersburg will receive one million rubles each to encourage the continuation of their studies. Their technologies will solve the issue of new biofuel production and remote power supply of the aircrafts, as well as will bring Russian geological exploration to a new level.
Today, on November 2nd, the winners of the XII All-Russian Contest of Youth Scientific Projects in the field of energy the “Energy of Youth” are declared in Moscow. The Expert Commission has chosen three groups of scientists who will get grants RUB 1 million each for the continuation of their research. This year’s winners come from Saint-Petersburg, Novosibirsk and Korolev.
The “Global Energy”, Non-profit partnership announces launch of the new program for those who are craving for a career in the field of energy – the “Energy of Start”.
One of the Energy of Youth most outstanding alumni – 2012 winner Dmitry Lopatin introduced his innovative product to potential investors. At the Open Innovations forum that opened today in Moscow the young scientist presented his project of flexible solar panels, which can become a new stage in the development of alternative energy.
The 2015 Global Energy Prize laureate, Shuji Nakamura, has received Asia’s Society Game Changer Award. This is the latest acknowledgment in his stream of honors that was given to him at United Nations Plaza, New York City.
The Global Energy Prize laureate, Shuji Nakamura, participated in ASAHI World Environmental Forum-2015 that was held in Tokyo for the 8th time. He held a Special Talk “Contributing to the Global Environment through Innovation in Technology.”
The “Energy of Youth” winner, Dmitry Lopatin, presented his innovations on XIV International Investment Forum “Sochi-2015”. His projects- flexible solar panels and wireless charger – were displayed at Innovation stand of the Krasnodar region.
Igor Lobovsky, President of “Global Energy”, Non-profit Partnership on development of international research and projects in the field of energy, which manages the eponymous international energy prize, will hold a speech at “Open Innovations” Forum. Within the framework of round table “Can science be sexy?” he will present his vision of the fact that being smart and purposeful nowadays is not only honorable but profitable as well.
President of the “Global Energy”, Non-profit Partnership Igor Lobovsky entered the Expert Council of All-Russian contest of the media, the press services of energy companies and regional administrations "MediaTEK." The spokesman for Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, is the head of the body. Heads of the largest federal business media, journalism departments of Russian universities, experts in the field of energy and representatives of public authorities are also in the Expert Council.
The Global Energy Prize laureate, Zhores Alferov’s research, will be introduced into production in Russia. According to TASS, mass production of solar cells based on semiconductor heterostructures will start in Novocheboksarsk in 2016.
On September, 1 the “Global Energy”, Non-Profit Partnership announces the beginning of application period for participation in the XII All-Russian contest of Youth scientific projects “The Energy of Youth”. Young Russian scientists under 35 years of age from all regions of country are eligible for the grant. The due date for application is October, 15. Each winner will receive a grant of RUB 1 mln. for the continuation of research. The total prize fund – RUB 3 mln.
On August, 29 the fourth stage of the “Energy of Adventure” program of the “Global Energy”, Non-Profit Partnership is starting. According to its tradition, the Partnership holds this cycling tour under the theme of energy-efficiency. This time the program’s participants are heading to the heart of Europe: the Switzerland. From this destination they will cover 300 km cycling up to Italy.
Very soon, just in 2 days, the fourth stage of “Energy of Adventure” program of the “Global Energy”, Non-profit partnership is starting! This time a team of bright travelers will cover 300 km on bicycles from Switzerland to Italy. During this trip they will actively use the energy of sun. How do they manage?
The 2015 Global Energy Prize laureate, Jayant Baliga, gave a presentation to the IEEE Electron Device Society. He presented his idea of engineering a sustainable society with power semiconductor devices.
Today a talented and authoritative Russian scientist, the 2012 Global Energy Prize laureate and Vice President of RAS Valery Kostuk is celebrating his 75th anniversary.
This weekend, on August 22, the “Global Energy”, Non-profit Partnership has award winners of Inter-regional competition of engineering solutions. It took place in Tomsk within the V Inter-regional Summer Educational Forum “Energy of Youth”. The event has brought together more than 100 future energy specialists of Russia to learn how to prevent accidents in the energy system.
Today, on August, 22 our distinguished laureate – Rodney John Allam – is celebrating his 75 anniversary.
Good news have just arrived from Krasnodar! The Prosecutor's Office of Krasnodar Region will not require a tougher punishment for The Energy of Youth 2012 winner Dmitry Lopatin. Dmitry`s lawyer Nikolay Ostroukh confirmed this information.
The official Global Energy Prize award ceremony took place today on the 19th of June in St. Petersburg /Russia/ during the St. Petersburg Economic Forum. This year’s prize was awarded to Shuji Nakamura -professor of the University of California /USA/ and B. Jayant Baliga - Professor of North Carolina University /USA/. The revolutionary inventions of two scientists changed the modern energy sphere and brought enormous commercial effect.
The Global Energy Prize laureate’s press-conference was held today, on June, 18th within the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum platform. Despite of the significant oil price drop and consequent cutting of energy resources saving, energy consumption reduction should remain one of the priority tasks of global society, the scientists believe.
Two days prior to the GEP Award Ceremony the 2015 Global Energy Prize laureates –Jayant Baliga and Shuji Nakamura – spoke with the journalists of St. Petersburg for the first time. Within the press-conference on innovations in energy-efficiency and energy-saving in Russia they have presented their revolutionary technologies that had changed modern energy field and resulted in incredible social and economic effect. The laureates also shared their view on the development of Russian and global energy innovations. Young generation of scientists was represented by the winners of All-Russian contest the “Energy of Youth”.
Today, on June 17th, the GEP laureates - Professor of University of California in Santa Barbara, the 2014 Nobel Prize laureate in Physics Shuji Nakamura and Distinguished Professor of North Carolina University Jayant Baliga - met with the leaders and specialists of construction bureau of the OSJC “Power machines”.
Today, on June 16th, the scientific symposium “Energy of thought” has opened the “Global Energy” laureate’s week. It took place at the Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University LETI.
The 13th solemn Global Energy Prize Award Ceremony will be held exactly in two weeks, on June 19th. Professor Shuji Nakamura and Professor Jayant Baliga, who are being recognized this year, have made revolutionary inventions that were commercialized and have helped the whole humankind achieve an incredible economic effect. The 2015 laureates will be awarded by the President of Russia and will get an endowment sum of $ 33 mln.
“Global XXI Century Energy Trends” Press Conference will be held in the Press Centre (Pavilion 6), Conference hall 6.1, on June, 18, 2015, at 15:00.
The Global Energy Prize Award Ceremony will take place on the 19th June 2015 at 13-00 in the Pavilion 7A, Conference Hall 7.1. The prize is awarded by the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
The 2015 Global Energy Prize laureates – Shuji Nakamura and Jayant Baliga – will be speaking before journalists of St. Petersburg for the first time two days prior to the GEP Award Ceremony. Russian young scientists – the winners of the “Energy of Youth” All-Russian contest – will be performing as well.
Today the “Global Energy”, Non-profit Partnership’s President Igor Lobovsky has presented the “Energy of Education” Award to the best High Educational Institutions of the 3rd All-Russian championship in fuel and energy cases.
The Global Energy Prize laureate, the member of National Engineering Academy of the USA Leonard J. Koch, died in Arizona at the age of 94
The Global Energy Prize laureates and the GEP International Award Committee members have determined the global power mix structure up to 2050.
Today one of the most important events of the year in the field of energy has happened: the Global Energy Prize laureates were announced during the official press conference in Moscow. This year this prestigious award recognizes Professor Jayant Baliga – for innovation in the field of energy control and distribution and Professor Shuji Nakamura - for invention, commercialization and development of energy efficient white LED lightning technology. The laureates will be awarded by the President of Russia with golden medals and huge endowment sum - RUB 33 mln.
Tomorrow, on April 21, the Global Energy Prize laureates and Global Energy International Award Committee members will predict global energy development up to 2050 through the foresight.
On April 23rd in 11 am, in TASS press-centre the Global Energy Prize laureates will be announced for the 13th time. The award acknowledges significant contributions in energy filed aimed at society’s energy problems solution. Quite often journalists call it “Energy Nobel”. 2015 laureates will be awarded by the President of Russia with golden medals. Besides that they will get a huge endowment sum – RUB 33 mln.
The Global Energy Prize laureate, RAS academician, Director of the Institute for Electrophysics and Electric Power in died in St Petersburg at the age of 84.
Today innovative solutions of the Global Energy Prize laureates were presented to experts from 12 countries of the world during the leading energy event, Power-Gen Russia. Partnership’s President Igor Lobovsky hold speech on strategic session “Energy Solutions and Innovations”.
Today the 2014 Global Energy Laureate Lars Gunnar Larsson is celebrating his anniversary. He is a globally renowned expert on nuclear power plant safety and utilization of radioactive waste.
An article about corruption schemes of the oil business in China has won an international media competition "Energy of Words". For the first time in a long history of the contest a reporter from an authoritative Chinese media group Caixin Media was recognized as the best. The author of this investigation is a special correspondent Kaixi Huang. The competition is held by “Global Energy” Non-profit Partnership.
Today a prominent Russian scientist, the Global Energy Prize laureate, academician of Russian Academy of Sciences Evgeniy Velikhov celebrates his 80’s anniversary
Today was the last day of the WFES 2015. It was dedicated to the solar and wind projects around the world. Experts discussed the risks and opportunities of developing and operating utility-scale solar plants and wind farms around the world.
Today, within the 3rd day of business program of the WFES, the member of the Global Energy Prize International Award Committee, Head of Oil and Gas Department of Energy Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences Tatiana Mitrova took a speech. She delivered her view on the global energy trends and the impact of technological breakthroughs on the energy markets.
During the 2 day of the WFES 2015 the GEP team visited Masdar City – the first ecological city of the world that will fully operate on the renewables’ energy. Its construction is paid attention to globally.
The World Future Energy Summit’2015 is opened today in the capital of UAE Abu Dhabi. The Global Energy Prize official delegation led by its President Igor Lobovsky is taking part in it for the 4th time and examines the last energy trends.
One of the most noticeable events in the energy field - World Future Energy Summit 2015 - will take place in Abu Dhabi from 19 – 22 of January. The GEP team lead by its President Igor Lobovsky will participate in it for the 4th time. The summit will host 26000 visitors from 155 countries of the world.
The Central European Regional Support Committee of the Global Energy Prize was established in Frankfurt, Germany. The first meeting of an initiative group on its creation took place today, on the 15th of January. The event’s participants decided to join Committee that will operate in Central Europe.
Today a prominent Russian scientist, 2009 Global Energy Prize Laureate, RAS academician Nilkolai Laverov celebrates his 85th anniversary! The “Global Energy” Partnership team congratulates Mr. Laverov and wishes good health and infinite energy for new achievements!