Russian Federation Minister of Energy Sergey Shmatko and
U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu
Department of Energy (DOE)
National Security Council
Department of State
Department of Commerce
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Department of Treasury
U.S. Agency for International Development
Trade Development Agency
U.S. Export Import Bank
Ministry of Energy (MOE)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Education and Science
Ministry of Economic Development
Ministry of Finance
Institute of Energy and Finance
Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Energy Agency
Dates Group Convened:
Coordinators of the Energy Working Group, Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation A.B Yanovskiy and DOE Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Jon Elkind met in Moscow.
Secretary Chu and Minister Shmatko met on margins of International Energy Agency meeting in Paris to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Energy Cooperation.
Sub-Working Groups on Energy Efficiency, Energy Security, and Clean Energy Innovation Technologies met via video conferences.
Coordinators of the Energy Working Group, Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Yanovsky and DOE. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Elkind met in Cancun on the margins of the International Energy Forum.
Energy Efficiency and Energy Security Sub-Working Groups met in Washington.
Coordinators of the Energy Working Group, Deputy Minister of Energy Yanovsky and DOE Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Jon Elkind held a telephone conversation on the status of the Sub-Working Group meetings.
In October 2009, during their meeting in Paris, Working Group co-chairs signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation on Energy, which provided an overall framework for cooperation in the Working Group.
Agenda for Future: