Russian gas and oil

Turkish Stream gas flow to halt for first maintenance

Natural gas flow through the both lines of the TurkStream pipeline will be temporarily halted from June 23 until June 29, for annual maintenance and routine diagnostics, the project company announced. Planned annual maintenance …

Belarus insists on Russian gas price revision

Belarus insists on the need to revise the price of Russian gas for 2020, a spokesperson for the Energy Ministry said on Tuesday after negotiations between the energy ministers of the two states. "The issue of Russian gas …

Gazprom says signs key deals to build Ust-Luga plant

The key agreements for construction of a gas refinery and liquefaction plant in the port of Ust-Luga have been signed, Russian gas giant Gazprom said in a statement. "Several key agreements have been signed today in St. …

Gas transit from Russia to Europe via Poland stopped

Gas transit via the Yamal-Europe pipeline from Russia through Belarus and Poland to Germany has been brought down to zero on Tuesday.  According to the results of the previous auction, the Polish section of the pipe was booked only …

Germany to decide on Nord Stream 2 by mid-May

The German Federal Network Agency (BNA) intends to make as soon as possible a final decision on the request of the Nord Stream 2 operator, Nord Stream 2 AG, to exempt this pipeline from the EU Gas Directive, the representative of the agency, Fite …

Russia gives Bulgaria 40% price cut for gas

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said that Bulgaria has agreed with Russia's Gazprom on a 40% price cut for natural gas in a new contract. "Our new contract with Gazprom on the price for natural …