The RAO UES cut its power exports by 6 percent in 2002 against the year 2001 to some 16.680bn kWh. The figures were posted in the company's 2002 report.
In spite of the export reduction, the company's earnings from exports grew and reached $292m in 2002 against $254.1m in 2001.
Since the fourth quarter of 2002, a part of the RAO UES exports to the CIS is in charge of the electric giant's subsidiary Inter RAO UES. The latter's 2002 total exports of electric power amounted to 848.3m kWh.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year