Russia, data for energy sector 2015

Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak comments final data of 2015 for the decisive economic sector of the Russian Federation
Russia, data for energy sector 2015
05 January 21:34 2016 Print This Article

In 2015 oil extraction reached nearly 533 million tons, almost 7 million tons more than in 2014 (526.7 million tons). This was reported by the Minister of Energy of Russia Alexander Novak.

Electricity production rose to 1.052 billion kW per hour, which is 5 billion kw/h more than in the previous year (1,047 kW/h).
Negative indicators of the year are only for gas extraction. Mr Novak said that production in 2015 was 633 billion cubic meters, which is 9 billion less than in 2014.

The strategy for the development of the energy industry 2015-2035 will be approved in 2016. According to the Minister of Energy, the coming year will show clear perspective of the social and economic development of the country.

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