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9 July 2013

Energy Sustainability Working Group Meeting

The second Energy Sustainability Working Group (ESWG) Meeting was held on July 9-10, 2013 in St.Petersburg. The ESWG Meeting was convened to discuss the outcomes of the work that was undertaken in the energy sphere during the Russian G20 Presidency.

Discussions had a specific focus on promoting investment into energy, ensuring sustainable development, fostering innovations in the energy sphere and the ways to boost the development of the energy sector. The delegates also discussed the main outcomes of the outreach dialogue meetings held by the ESWG. Likewise, the Group finalized its respective clauses on energy sustainability to be included into the G20 Leaders' Communiqué.