CUTTING THE TENTACLES OF RUSSIAN ENERGY ‘OCTOPUS’. ROSATOM
DiXi Group follows on the series of materials aimed at exploring the foreign ties of key Russian energy
companies for elaboration of proposals for expanding sanctions limiting the international influence of
Russian energy sector.
Although the Russian economy is being held tight in the grip of sanctions due to Russia’s barbaric attack on
Ukraine, the Russian nuclear energy sector and its energy giant Rosatom manage to avoid restrictions and
still provide Russia’s military budget with revenues from international cooperation.
In this publication, we have sorted out the `tentacles` of Rosatom, one of the leading players in the global
nuclear energy market. It is essential to look at all the ‘tentacles’ of this Russian energy ‘octopus’ to see
where they can be cut off.
The paper was prepared with the support of the International Renaissance Foundation. The material
reflects the position of the authors and does not necessarily reflect the position of the International