The Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Congratulated Sakhalin Energy

Dmitry Medvedev congratulated Sakhalin Energy team on their professional holiday - the Oil and Gas Workers Day. The Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation emphasized the company's role in the stable development of the economy and social sphere of the Far East, as well as in the strengthening of the entire oil and gas industry of the country.

“Your company has opened an important energy route for Russia, has become one of the key energy suppliers in the Asia-Pacific region. The most up-to-date infrastructure has been created here thanks to Sakhalin Energy; it allows to produce, process and transport hydrocarbons in the most difficult climatic conditions. Behind these achievements stand talented and dedicated specialists, who have done a tremendous work” said Dmitry Medvedev.

In his congratulatory address, Mr. Medvedev emphasized the company's attention to the issues of environmental protection and thanked the company for the activities aimed at supporting the indigenous peoples of the North and the implementation of initiatives in the field of education and volunteering.

It was twice that Mr. Medvedev visited Sakhalin Energy’s production facilities. In 2009, he attended the opening ceremony of Russia's first LNG plant in Prigorodnoye.

2 September 2019