Sakhalin Energy became one of the finalists of the international Platts Global Energy Awards 2017

Sakhalin Energy was included in the list of finalists of one of Platts Global Energy Awards, the most prestigious professional awards of the energy sector, in the nomination Industry Leadership Award - LNG.

High international appreciation stems from technical innovations and modernisation projects implemented at Prigorodnoye production complex as well as high production efficiency and achievements in the area of safety.

Established in 1999, the Platts Global Energy Awards honour organisations in various nominations and are recognised as the Oscars of the energy sector. They are presented to the world’s best energy organisations and their executives as a recognition of outstanding achievements and leadership in various areas of world energy. 

Awards finalists are selected from almost 200 nominees by authoritative panel of judges including heads of major energy companies, academics, and leading international energy experts. 

The essential criteria for the Awards are strategic vision, financial results, technological innovation and peer recognition. To achieve the highest results and become globally recognised companies have to address the challenges using innovative approaches and constantly improving their activities.

Sakhalin Energy is the first and so far, only producer and exporter of LNG in Russia supplying gas to external market. Because of the company, Russia has become one of the key players at promising Asia Pacific market. Sakhalin's share of LNG in the Asia-Pacific region is about 6%, and above 4% of the global market.

S&P Global Platts, the founder of the Awards, is a leading provider of energy and commodities information and most significant source of benchmark price assessments in the physical energy markets. Since 1909, Platts has been bringing clarity and transparency to the energy and commodities markets, enabling clients to act with conviction in trade and other business operations. The company has clients in more than 150 countries. Platts’ real-time news, price assessments, analytical services and conferences enhance transparency and efficiency of the markets.

Prigorodnoye production complex

3 October 2017