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National Interests: Priorities and Security

Innovative technologies of the green economy in the oil and gas complex

Vol. 18, Iss. 5, MAY 2022

Received: 3 March 2022

Received in revised form: 29 March 2022

Accepted: 17 April 2022

Available online: 16 May 2022


JEL Classification: О32, О33, О35, L95, Q57

Pages: 961–976


Natal'ya G. VIKTOROVA Peter the Great Saint Petersburg Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Aleksei A. LAGUTENKOV Peter the Great Saint Petersburg Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. The article addresses the issue of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Objectives. The purpose is to analyze the diffusion of environmental innovations in the oil and gas sector.
Methods. The study draws on methods of statistical analysis, generalization, modeling, and classification.
Results. It is established that the introduction of environmental innovations in the oil and gas industry is hindered by such factors as resistance or lack of external support, lack of competencies, inadequate resources and scant experience of organization's management.
Conclusions. Energy companies that have already invested heavily in green innovation gain a significant advantage over their competitors.

Keywords: green innovations, oil and gas industry, energy consumption, competitive advantages


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