LONDON, June 10 (Itar-Tass) - Energy cooperation between Russia and Britain was in the focus of Monday’s talks between Russian Vice-Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich and British Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Edward Davey.
“The talks touched upon Russian-British cooperation in the oil and gas sector, nuclear power engineering, energy efficiency and renewable energy sources, and the climate change,” the vice-prime minister’s spokesperson, Aliya Samigullina, told Itar-Tass.
Dvorkovich and Davey discussed cooperation within international organisations - the Group of Eight, the G-20, the International Energy Agency and the International Energy Forum.
The Russian delegation involved federal officials, including Energy Deputy Minister Kirill Molodtsov, head of the Federal Service for HydroMeteorology and Environmental Monitoring Alexander Frolov.
The talks were attended by Rosneft President Igor Sechin, Rosatom State Corporation deputy director-general Kirill Komarov and Gazprom officials.
After the talks Dvorkovich and Davey signed a communique.