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Gas

Gazprom says Ukraine paid another $15mn, enough for 5 days gas
Naftogaz has paid for 45.6 million cubic meters of gas which is enough to cover consumption for 5 days, according to Gazprom spokesperson Sergey Kupriyanov.

05.03.2015 09:40

Ukraine ready to make ‘small’ prepayment to Gazprom by March 6 – energy minister
Naftogaz of Ukraine is ready to transfer another ‘small’ portion of its March prepayment to Gazprom by the end of this week, Ukrainian Energy Minister Vladimir Demchishin has said.

04.03.2015 14:20

Ukraine restores Russian gas supplies to Lugansk to its Gazprom contract
Naftogaz of Ukraine has started counting the Russian gas supplied through the Prokhorovka measuring station on the border of Russia and the self-proclaimed republic of Lugansk, as part of its contracted purchase.

04.03.2015 09:15

Gazprom supplies of gas to Donbass to be ‘factored out’ of Kiev prepayments
Supplies of Gazprom gas to war-torn regions in south-eastern Ukraine will not be accounted to Kiev’s prepaid gas volumes of the current ‘winter package’ deal, the Russian energy minister said after trilateral talks in Brussels on Monday.

02.03.2015 11:12

Dutch govt says ‘sorry’ for ignoring danger over gas field earthquakes
The Dutch government apologized on Monday for discounting the dangers from earth tremors caused by natural gas extraction in the northern province of Groningen just weeks after a report blamed the government and energy companies for ignoring the dangers.

02.03.2015 21:06

‘No political obstacles’ to grant China 50% stake in Russian oil and gas fields – Deputy PM
Russia may consider granting Chinese investors over 50 percent stakes in its strategic hydrocarbon fields, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich has said.

27.02.2015 13:41

Appoint Arctic ambassador or be ‘outmaneuvered’ – UK Lords
The United Kingdom should select an ambassador for the Arctic or risk being left out of key decisions in the region, a House of Lords report says.

27.02.2015 09:15

Ukraine pays Gazprom $15mn for 24 hours worth of gas
Ukraine’s Naftogaz has paid Gazprom $15 million for gas delivery. At current levels, the prepayment covers one day's gas consumption and will be spent by Tuesday, Gazprom spokesperson Sergey Kupriyanov said.

27.02.2015 07:08

Gazprom seeks Kiev clarification over Donbass gas supplies
Gazprom wants Ukraine’s Naftogaz to confirm it is refusing to prepay for gas, as long as Russia supplies fuel to Donbass. If Kiev doesn’t pay, Russia may stop supplying Ukraine by Saturday.

26.02.2015 07:17

Gazprom to consider separating Donbass gas supplies from Ukraine
Gazprom is ready to separate gas supplies to Ukraine and Donbass, said company spokesman Sergey Kupriyanov, as an energy standoff between Moscow and Kiev escalates.

26.02.2015 10:37

Putin: Gas supplies to Europe could suffer in 3-4 days if Kiev doesn't pay
Russia will cut off gas supplies to Ukraine if Kiev fails to pay in “three or four days,” President Vladimir Putin said, adding that this "will create a problem" for gas transit to Europe.

25.02.2015 14:01

EU to step up gas supplies from Caspian, Algeria over Russian supply fears
The European Union has decided to turn to alternative gas suppliers such as Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Algeria and Turkey following recent “political challenges” including the Ukraine crisis and the cancellation of the Russia-led South Stream gas pipeline.

25.02.2015 07:32