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​Hundreds in new Tel Aviv protest over US-Israeli natural gas deal
Hundreds have rallied in Tel Aviv to protest over a proposed gas deal with the United States pushed by the government, which critics say may create a monopoly that will control two of Israel’s largest natural gas reserves.

05.07.2015 13:53

​Ukraine ‘hasn’t got the legs to stand on’ to force lower gas price
Ukraine has hardly any currency reserves left and the government is playing hardball towards Russia counting every penny in a deal they apparently can’t afford, Ben Aris, chief editor of Business New Europe, told RT.

02.07.2015 15:41

​Gazprom halts gas deliveries to Kiev – CEO Miller
Gazprom has confirmed the suspension of gas supplies to Ukraine from 10:00am MSK on July 1. Russia’s gas monopoly will not supply gas to Kiev without prepayment, no matter what price, said company CEO Aleksey Miller on Wednesday.

01.07.2015 10:14

Ukraine to stop buying Russian gas after talks on new deal fail
Russia and Ukraine failed to reach a new agreement on gas prices at talks in Vienna on Tuesday, leading to Ukraine suspending its purchase of Russian gas.

30.06.2015 19:20

Methane leaks cancel climate benefits of natural gas use, cost taxpayers millions – report
​So much methane leaks from oil and gas production on federal and tribal lands in the United States that any environmental benefits gained from natural gas use are cancelled out. It also costs US taxpayers tens of millions of dollars in royalties.

30.06.2015 00:03

​Russia prices gas for Ukraine at $247, cuts discount
For the next three months, Ukraine will pay $247 per 1,000 cubic meters for Russian gas, said Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev a day before the so-called ‘summer gas package’ for the second quarter expires.

29.06.2015 14:49

​Cuadrilla fracking bid rejected by UK council in major setback for shale industry
Lancashire County Council has rejected Cuadrilla’s second fracking application in northwest England, marking a significant setback for the UK’s shale gas industry.

29.06.2015 12:14

China begins construction of Power of Siberia pipeline for gas delivered from Russia
China has officially started construction of its section of the eastern gas pipeline route known as the Power of Siberia that’ll deliver up to 38 billion cubic meters of Russian gas annually.

29.06.2015 09:40

Israelis protest controversial gas deal, march on Tel Aviv govt complex (PHOTOS)
Four people have been detained after minor scuffles with police in Tel Aviv during mass protests demanding transparency over a natural gas deal between the government and a US-Israeli energy conglomerate.

28.06.2015 02:03

​Gazprom to open Nord Stream-2 by 2020 - CEO
The two parts of the new Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline will be operational by the end of 2019, said Gazprom CEO Aleksey Miller. Gazprom expects Germany’s BASF subsidiary Wintershall to join the project in September.

26.06.2015 09:58

Cuadrilla fracking application rejected by Lancashire Council
Lancashire County Council has unanimously voted to reject a planning application for fracking in the region. Residents and environmentalists, who have been protesting throughout the council’s two-day meeting, welcomed the news.

26.06.2015 07:57

US judge hits ‘pause’ on federal fracking rules
A federal judge in Wyoming has put a stay on new rules governing hydraulic fracturing on public lands, just before they were about to come into effect Wednesday. Four states and two industry groups have sued to block the rules as too restrictive.

24.06.2015 13:30