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President familiarized with projects of Energy Ministry for EXPO-2017

The Kazakh Ministry of Energy together with "National Company "Astana EXPO-2017" are responsible for the thematic and informative filling of the creative energy section of Kazakhstan’s pavilion. This was announced by Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev during a meeting on the preparations for the international specialized exhibition.

ASTANA CITY21 April , 14:13

The section of creative energy of the pavilion of Kazakhstan will consist of four expositions.

"The first is an exposition of the initiative of the Head of State in the field of energy, protection and the environment. TV and Radio Company of the President of Kazakhstan prepared a video for this exposition on the themes "The concept of transition of Kazakhstan to a green economy", the partnership program "Green Bridge", "Global Energy of Environmental Strategy". These videos are being finalized for the final version", the Energy Minister explained.

The second, as K. Bozumbayev said, is an exposition of projects of domestic scientists and an organization on the theme "Future Energy".

"28 projects of domestic scientists will be placed in these expositions. Currently, the Ministry together with the National Company and "Sembol" Company are preparing video presentations for all 28 projects. For 11 of them, mock-ups are prepared with the possibility of demonstrating the basic principles of the work", he reported.

The third one is the exposition "Kazakhstan is on the way to green economy".

"The local executive bodies presented materials on investment green projects in the regions. We have something to show. At present, 50 projects on renewable energy sources have been implemented in Kazakhstan, 53 more projects are under implementation", K.Bozumbayev added.

All these projects will be placed on the interactive map of Kazakhstan in the national pavilion. Anyone can approach, click and see how these projects work.

"The fourth one is the exposition "Kazakhstani material science reactor "Tokamak KTM". The exposition is intended to highlight the work on developing the energy of controlled thermonuclear fusion using the example of the Kazakhstani thermonuclear reactor "Tokamak KTM" which is under construction in the city of Kurchatov. The physical start-up of the installation is planned at the beginning of the exhibition. By that time, the layout of "Tokamak KTM" internal device will be placed in the pavilion. Dear Nursultan Abishevich, we ask you to launch "Tokamak" on the opening day of the exhibition in real time by means of a teleconference", the Minister said.

According to K. Bozumbayev, after the launch of "Tokamak", the country will become one of 7-8 countries with such modern facilities.

We remind that Astana is holding a meeting on the preparation for the international specialized exhibition, as well as for the development of Astana under the chairmanship of Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev. Mayor of Astana Asset Issekeshev also reported to the President of Kazakhstan. In turn, Chairman of the Board of "National Company "Astana EXPO-2017" JSC Akhmetzhan Yessimov said that the advertisement of EXPO-2017 is broadcast on the Euronews, Discovery, CNN, CNBC, National Geographic TV channels, the audience of which covers the whole world. The President noted that Astana has become a traditional place for holding global events.

Akbota Kuzekbay