// Year of the Planet. 2013. Yearbook. P. 156-162
Abstract. Economic cooperation between Russia and Japan has increased dramatically for the last years. And first of all — in the realm of energy projects. This trend is closely connected with a turn of Russian political elite to region of Eastern Siberia and the Far East. Actually the evidence to this fact is successful finish of a Great project — great oil pipeline «Eastern Siberia—Pacific ocean», that stimulated revival of an economic in six Russian regions, and organization of the Ministry of the Far East development. And if all plans be realized, period of 2013—2015 would become a great path on the way of radical and all-round modernization of Eastern Siberia region and the Russian Far East. A widespread cooperation and energy partnership between Russia and Japan will be important prerequisite for successful modernization.
Keywords: the Russian-Japanese relations, energy partnership, the Far East, Eastern Siberia, modernization
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