Gazprom approved the feasibility study for the project to build the Soyuz Vostok gas pipeline for supplies from Russia to China via Mongolia.
Joachim Pfeiffer was a critic of sanctions against the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline and worked with Vladimir Putin’s party representative in Europe.
As of April 2021, Russian natural gas is supplied to Romania via TurkStream without using the Ukrainian transmission system.
The world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas may help Ukraine build its own LNG terminal.
The real winter, which finally set in all over Europe in early 2021, gave the Russian gas supplier a good run for its money.
The French energy company announced in early April that it had completed its first operation to transport liquefied natural gas using the railways.
Due to limited production, Europe has long been dependent on natural gas imports from other countries, with the largest volumes of EU gas traditionally flowing from Russia.
The EUGAL pipeline in Germany, the onshore extension of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, can now move up to 55 billion cubic metres of natural gas per year.
Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) received the fifth cargo of liquefied natural gas at the LNG reloading station in Klaipeda.
The Russian government has adopted a long-term programme to develop the LNG sector, envisioning a massive (triple, some sources say) increase in production over the next fifteen years.