THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Interaction energy and economy in the context of globalization

2014. 3, pp. 145-155

Markelov Konstantin A. - Chairman of the Government of the Astrakhan region, The Government of the Astrakhan region, 15 Sovetskaya st., Astrakhan, 414000, Russian Federation ,,

Zvolinskiy Valentin P. - D.Sc. (Chemistry),Professor, Moscow City Teachers’ Training University, 4 2-oy Selskokhozyaystvennyy proezd, Moscow, 129226, Russian Federation ,,

Polovykh Sergey O. - Post-graduate student, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, 6 Miklukho-Maclay st., Moscow, 117198, Russian Federation ,,

The article deals with the role of energy in the modern development of the world economy shows the relationship of the world industrial development with the reallocation of existing on the world market of energy resources. The possible areas of energy development, determining the sustainability of economic growth: improving energy efficiency and switching to renewable energy.

Key words: economy, energy, fuel and energy resources, energy stability, energy consumption, hydrocarbons