Nord Stream-2

Sweden authorizes construction of Nord Stream 2

The Swedish government has given permission for the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in the Swedish economic zone in the Baltic Sea, Swedish Minister of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Mikael Damberg said at a press …

Will Naftogas seize Gazprom's European property?

Russian gas giant Gazprom said it was aware of actions by Ukrainian oil and gas firm Naftogaz to enforce an arbitration court ruling. Naftogaz said earlier today it had initiated the enforcement of a $2.6 billion award from the …

Poroshenko and Merkel discuss Nord Stream 2

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko spoke by telephone about Merkel’s visit to Russia last week, efforts to implement the Minsk agreement, gas transit through Ukraine, …

US warns sanctions on Nord Stream 2 possible

The U.S. stepped up its opposition to the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, saying the project raises security concerns and that it could draw U.S. sanctions, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Energy …

Finland approves Nord Stream 2 laying

The Government of Finland issued a conditional permit to use its exclusive economic zone for construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, the government’s office said. "The decision [was made] in respect of using the …

Germany fully approves Nord Stream 2 laying

Germany has approved the construction and operation of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, its operator and the German maritime authority said. The Nord Stream 2 operator said it expected that other four countries along the route of the …