The winners will be
awarded on 24 October during the Russian Energy Week International Forum in
Moscow. The awards will be presented by members of the Expert Council: Dmitry
Peskov, Press Secretary of the Russian President, Deputy Chief of the
Presidential Executive Office; Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy of the
Russian Federation; Sergey Mikhailov, General Director of TASS; Dmitry Kiselev,
General Director of Rossiya Segodnya; Vladimir Zhelonkin, General Director of
Kommersant Publishing House; Elena Vartanova, Dean of the Faculty of Journalism
at the Lomonosov Moscow State University; Mikhail Komissar, Chairman of the
Board of Directors and General Director of Interfax Information Services Group.
The Russian Energy Week is organized by the Russian Ministry of Energy and the
Roscongress Foundation, with the support of the Moscow Government.
round of MediaTEK Competition 2019 welcomed 443 applications from the countrys
54 regions. Most entries were submitted from the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous
Okrug-Yugra (23 applications), the Irkutsk Region (21 applications), the
Leningrad Region (20 applications), and the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area (17
popular nomination was Social and Environmental Initiative with 55 applications
submitted by the press services of regional energy companies. In light of this,
the MediaTEK Expert Council decided to split the nomination into two categories,
and to pick the winners in the implementation of social and charitable projects
and in the field of environmental initiatives.
Council traditionally awarded a number of submissions with a Special Prize.
companies, the most active were the press services of Gazprom, RusHydro, and
It is worth
noting that apart from implementing their own projects, these participating
companies actively take part in the national initiatives supported by the
Russian Ministry of Energy: #BrighterTogether All-Russian Energy Conservation Festival,
the All-Russian Energy Sector Companies Open Doors campaign #BrighterTogether, and
the All-Russian youth operational meeting.
Transgaz Stavropol was recognized as the best press service among federal and interregional
companies in the fuel and energy sector in 2019, while Tatneft won the prize among
prize was also established by the awards partner RusHydro in the special Blogosphere
and Energy category; Maxim Popov became the winner.
works of the prize winners may be found at the competitions website.
Russian Energy Week is organized
by the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation and the Roscongress
Foundation with the support of the Government of Moscow.