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National Interests: Priorities and Security

Energy security in the assessment of international indices

Vol. 20, Iss. 2, FEBRUARY 2024

Received: 17 August 2023

Received in revised form: 6 October 2023

Accepted: 29 November 2023

Available online: 15 February 2024

Subject Heading: ENERGY SECURITY

JEL Classification: F53

Pages: 390–404


Oleg A. KHLOPOV Russian State University for the Humanities (RSUH), Moscow, Russian Federation


Subject. This article discusses the problem of a comprehensive and objective assessment of energy security.
Objectives. The article aims to compare the main energy security indices used at the international level.
Methods. For the study, I used the methods of systems, comparative, and structural analyses.
Results. The article finds that energy security indices do not always fully take into account the specifics of each particular country.
Conclusions. In the context of sanctions, the development of an index of energy security of the Russian Federation, reflecting socio-political, technological and environmental aspects, becomes an important task.

Keywords: energy security, index, challenges and threats, national interests, energy, renewable energy sources, Russia, USA


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