Climate emergency requires real action now, not building new LNG terminals and gas pipelines

By |februar 14th, 2020|fossil fuels, liquified natural gas, LNG, natural gas, News, PCI list, TEN-E|

With the so-called fourth PCI List of energy infrastructure projects now approved in the European Parliament, the battle for a future-proof EU energy policy continues, write MEPs Jutta Paulus and Marie Toussaint.

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MEPs urge reviewing EU list of energy projects in light of Green Deal

By |februar 11th, 2020|energy interconnectors, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), LNG, natural gas, News, PCI list|

Members of the European Parliament have written to the European Commission, voicing concern that EU spending on LNG and other gas projects “may not be in line with the Union’s climate commitments under the Paris Agreement”.

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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.

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Greens furious as EU pours €130m into Polish LNG terminal

By |oktober 18th, 2019|Gas, liquified natural gas, LNG, natural gas, News, United States|

The European Commission has approved EU funding worth €130 million to expand a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal in northwest Poland, triggering the ire of green activists who denounce continuous EU support for fossil fuel projects.

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LNG protocol declaration for the use of LNG as the go-to fuel of the future [Promoted content]

By |oktober 18th, 2019|liquified natural gas, LNG, News|

The LNG industry welcomes the support of the President-elect of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen for the potential of affordable liquified natural gas (LNG) in her mission letter to Kadri Simson, Commissioner-designate for Energy. The LNG industry endorse LNG as a fundamental asset that helps meeting EU`s long-term decarbonisation targets and the `just` energy transition and believe in its valuable contribution to the EU Green Deal.

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US to help secure Baltic energy grid against cyber-attacks

By |oktober 7th, 2019|Baltic States, cyber-attacks, electricity grids, Estonia, Gas, Latvia, Lithuania, LNG, News, Poland, Rick Perry, Russia, Soviet Union, Ukraine, United States|

The United States and Baltic states on Sunday (6 October) agreed to beef up cooperation to protect the Baltic energy grid from cyber-attacks as they disconnect from the Russian electricity grid.

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Zelenskiy slams Nord Stream 2 as Ukraine seeks LNG gas from the US

By |september 2nd, 2019|LNG, News, Nord Stream-2, Poland, Ukraine, United States, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Ukraine's president on Saturday (31 August) slammed the controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline set to send Russian gas to Germany as a "threat" to Europe and welcomed moves by Kyiv to tap into US gas supplies.

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Ahead of heating season, EU gas tanks are full

By |avgust 28th, 2019|energy security, Gas, gas price, LNG, News, Nord Stream-2, oil, oil prices|

With gas prices at a ten-year low, storage tanks are far fuller than average for this time of year. This may have political implications as lawmakers think about security of supply.

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Chizhov: Washington chose to act unilaterally to abrogate nuclear arms treaty

By |julij 8th, 2019|Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, EU top jobs, Frans Timmermans, INF Treaty, LNG, MH17, News, Normandy format, nuclear arms, Pavlo Klimkin, Turkish Stream, Ukraine crisis, Ursula von der Leyen, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

In a wide-ranging interview, Russia's Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov, speaks about nuclear arms control, the EU elections and top jobs, the situation in Ukraine, including the MH17, and America's bid to challenge Russian gas.

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Natural gas: Part of the problem or the solution?

By |junij 14th, 2019|liquified natural gas, LNG, natural gas, net zero, News|

When the G20 Energy Ministers meet in Japan, they will stick to the old mantra that gas is a bridge fuel and is needed for the energy transition. This is not good news for the climate, writes Luca Bergamaschi.

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