Peer Review and Publication Ethics
• Energy Safety and Energy Economy is a peer-reviewed journal.
• Knowing our ethical and other responsibilities, we do all our best to prevent malpractice.
• We are committed to ensuring that advertising, commercial revenue or political gain has no influence on editorial decisions. We publish materials based on their quality and suitability to our readers.
• We evaluate manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, citizenship, ethnic origin, or political philosophy of the authors.
• We constantly improve our journal.
• Scientific and technical papers' publication is free of charge.
• By submitting a manuscript, the author(s) declares that the manuscript presents their original work and that it has neither been published previously nor is currently being considered for publication elsewhere.
• Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work.
• Plagiarism in all its forms constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.
• Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.
• When an author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her published work, it is the author’s obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.
• The authors have the right to appeal against any editorial decision. A statement with rebuttal should be motivated.
Our Editorial Board:
• The editorial board is responsible for deciding which of the papers submitted to the journal should be published. Editors guide by the policies of the journal’s editorial board and constrained by such legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism.
• The editor and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers and the publisher.
• The authors’ opinion may not always be supported by the editorial board of Energy Safety and Energy Economy.
• Unpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used by editor without the express written consent of the author.
• The reproduction without written permission of the editorial board is forbidden.
• Peer review helps the editor in making editorial decisions and through the editorial communications with the author may also assist the author in improving the paper.
• The review process may take up to 2 months to be completed.
• Review is accurate and objective.
• Personal criticism of the author is inappropriate. Referees should express their views clearly with supporting arguments.
• Any manuscripts received for review must be treated as confidential documents.
• Peer reviewers’ identities are protected.
• Any referee who feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or knows that its prompt review will be impossible should notify the editor and excuse himself from the review process.
• Unpublished materials must not be used by reviewers in any inappropriate way.