EU warns Turkey off Mediterranean gas exploration plans

By |januar 20th, 2020|Cypriot conflict, exclusive economic zone, Gas, Mediterranean, News, North Cyprus, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

The European Union has urged Turkey to drop plans to drill for oil and gas around Cyprus and the eastern Mediterranean, saying such exploration was "illegal".

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU warns Turkey off Mediterranean gas exploration plans

Berlin expects US sanctions to slightly delay Nord Stream 2

By |december 23rd, 2019|Gas, Germany, News, Nord Stream-2, Russia, US sanctions|

The US sanctions slapped on controversial Russian gas pipeline to Europe will likely delay the project's completion by several months to the second half of 2020, a top German official said Monday (23 December).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Berlin expects US sanctions to slightly delay Nord Stream 2

As Ukraine unbundles its gas system, the architect speaks

By |december 19th, 2019|Gas, gazprom, Naftogaz, News, Russia, Third energy package, Ukraine, unbundling|

Unbundling the gas transmission system of Ukraine will become effective on 1 January 2020. This is a major milestone following years of internal bickering, as well as obstructions from the Russian side. EURACTIV spoke to chief unbundling architect, Cla...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za As Ukraine unbundles its gas system, the architect speaks

Derailing Russia-Ukraine gas transit talks would harm the EU consumer

By |december 18th, 2019|Gas, gazprom, Naftogaz, News, Nord Stream-2, Russia, Turkish Stream, Ukraine, United States, US sanctions|

US Sanctions on Nord Stream 2– especially since their imposition is officially supported by the management of Ukraine's Naftogaz – could complicate if not completely derail the negotiation process between Moscow and Kyiv on the future of gas transit, writes Danila Bochkarev.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Derailing Russia-Ukraine gas transit talks would harm the EU consumer

Pipeline gas or LNG? Ukraine doesn’t keep all its eggs in one basket

By |december 18th, 2019|Gas, gazprom, LNG, Naftogaz, News, Russia, Ukraine, United States|

Ukraine has for decades counted exclusively on Russian pipeline gas, for its own use and for the lucrative transit taxes. But the tensions with Russia after 2014 and the low prices of LNG have changed the paradigm completely.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Pipeline gas or LNG? Ukraine doesn’t keep all its eggs in one basket

Ukraine and Russia: On-shore versus off-shore pipelines

By |december 17th, 2019|Gas, gazprom, Naftogas, News, Nord Stream-2, Rosneft, Russia, Ukraine|

Ukraine's national oil and gas company, Naftogaz, said on Monday (16 December) that no agreement had yet been reached over the transit of Russian gas through Ukraine after 2019. As tensions grow, EURACTIV looked at the details.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine and Russia: On-shore versus off-shore pipelines

Turkey raises prospect to send troops to Libya

By |december 16th, 2019|Cyprus, Gas, Greece, Libya, News, Russia, Turkey, war by proxy|

Turkey moved closer to military support for Libya's internationally recognised government late on Saturday (14 December) when a bilateral deal that provides for a quick reaction force if requested by Tripoli was sent to parliament.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey raises prospect to send troops to Libya

Normandy summit upholds the Steinmeier formula for Eastern Ukraine

By |december 10th, 2019|Angela Merkel, Donbas, Eastern Ukraine crisis, Emmanuel Macron, Frank Walter Steinmeier, Gas, Minsk agreement, News, Normandy format, Russia, Steinmeier formula, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, in their first face-to-face meeting, took part in nine hours of talks in Paris on Monday (9 November), brokered by French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Normandy summit upholds the Steinmeier formula for Eastern Ukraine

Russia says Ukraine’s proposed gas transit tariffs are too high

By |december 5th, 2019|Alexei Miller, Gas, News, Normandy format, Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Moscow on Wednesday (4 December) said transit tariffs proposed by Ukraine to ship Russian gas through its territory next year were unacceptable and too high, claims swiftly dismissed by Kyiv.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Russia says Ukraine’s proposed gas transit tariffs are too high

Ukraine: Pro-western opposition sets ‘red lines’ ahead of ‘Normandy’ summit

By |december 4th, 2019|Emmanuel Macron, Gas, News, Normandy format, Petro Poroshenko, Russia, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Three Ukrainian opposition factions have proposed their red lines, including the return of Crimea to Ukraine's full control, ahead of a four-way Normandy summit to be held on in Paris on Monday (9 November).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine: Pro-western opposition sets ‘red lines’ ahead of ‘Normandy’ summit