In the state Duma responded to the words of the Finnish journalist about the attitude of Russians to the energy

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photobacteria of the State Duma on Okhotny Ryad street in Moscow. Archival photoIn the state Duma responded to the words of the Finnish journalist about the attitude of Russians to the energy© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Deputy Chairman of the energy Committee of the state Duma Dmitry Islamov strongly disagree with the fact that the Russians wasteful attitude to energy and ignore the problem of global warming.

Earlier Finnish journalist Jussi Konttinen in his article in the newspaper Helsingin Sanomat rebuked the Russians for wasteful energy use, and stated that ignoring the problem of global warming in Russia. He also noted that the citizens of the oil powers used to waste energy heating your apartment, even without the need of traveling on a huge gluttonous SUVs.

«I know a lot of people, pensioners, who really cares (to the use of energy – ed.). This is money that they pay each month for electricity, they are very careful about this. To blame the Russians is that they are wasteful, is simply impossible», — told RIA Novosti Islamov.

The Deputy noted that Russia, having signed the Paris agreement on climate change ahead of fulfilled commitments. «We have signed but not yet ratified the Paris agreement, but we are already ahead of has fulfilled all its obligations. Talking about how to reduce emissions in comparison with 1990. And we are already ahead of all this has reduced», — said the MP.

According to him, Russia does not increase carbon dioxide emissions. «If we talk about CO2 emissions, the main emitters are China, USA, India. And we have consistently, and we do not increase these emissions», he concluded.

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