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Russian Federation

Instruments

1991 European Energy Charter

  • signed on 17 December 1991

1994 Energy Charter Treaty

  • signed on 17 December 1994 
  • provisional application until 18 October 2009 incl.

1994 Protocol on Energy Efficiency and Related Environmental Aspects

  • signed on 17 December 1994

1998 Amendment to the Trade related provisions of the Energy Charter Treaty

  • N/A

2015 International Energy Charter

  • N/A

On 20 August 2009 the Russian Federation has officially informed the Depository that it did not intend to become a Contracting Party to the Energy Charter Treaty and the Protocol on Energy Efficiency and Related Environmental Aspects. In accordance with Article 45(3(a)) of the Energy Charter Treaty, such notification results in Russia's termination of its provisional application of the Energy Charter Treaty upon expiration of 60 calendar days from the date on which the notification is received by the Depository.