He announced this at the final meeting of the board of the department.

"To replace industry digital products and solutions, including software and hardware complexes, last year, with the participation of the Ministry of Energy, industrial competence centers "Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Subsoil Use" and also "Electric Power Industry" were created. In the coal industry, in the electric power industry, in the oil and gas complex, there are already significant shifts, "RIA Novosti quoted him as saying.

According to Shulginov, the Ministry of Energy is working together with the Ministry of Industry and Trade to reduce the dependence of the fuel and energy complex on imported equipment, components and software of foreign production.

Earlier, Shulginov said that the country managed to completely redirect the entire volume of oil exports, which fell in connection with the embargo.