News // Transportation and storage
A management committee of Gazprom is reporting that basic engineering is now underway for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline's offshore and landfall sections in Germany and Russia.
29 December 2016 , 12:06Neftegaz.RU8390
The European Union Court of Justice has suspended the execution of the European Commission's decision of October 28, 2016 with respect to the Opal gas pipeline, said the applicant PGNiG in a statement.
28 December 2016 , 10:07Neftegaz.RU8630
The Swedish island of Gotland has reconsidered a plan to lease a port to Russian gas pipeline project Nord Stream 2, after the Swedish government expressed disapproval.
16 December 2016 , 12:09Neftegaz.RU8230
The 3 prime ministers of Latvia, Latvia and Estonia have agreed to develop a single regional gas market with the wider markets’ merger being an ultimate goal.
12 December 2016 , 15:21Neftegaz.RU5290
When OMV’s international gas chief Reinhard Mitschek addressed the NS2 conference in Vienna he was quite blunt in his support for the project.
07 December 2016 , 18:04Neftegaz.RU6530
Saudi Arabia-based Islamic Development Bank had agreed to provide $500 million loan to part-finance the $15 billion Turkmenistan-Afghanistan- Pakistan-India (TAPI) natural gas pipeline project.
07 December 2016 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU6010
Polish state gas monopoly PGNiG filed a complaint at the European Court of Justice against a decision by the European Commission exempting the 35bn m³/yr Opal gas pipeline from the obligation to apply the 3rd-party access principle.
05 December 2016 , 18:26Nefetgaz.RU7150
Turkey's foreign relations commission has approved the bill ratifying the agreement between Russia and Turkey to build the undersea gas pipeline Turkish Stream.
02 December 2016 , 16:38Neftegaz.RU8050
Kazakhstan's national gas transportation operator, KazTransGas, said it launched a gas compressor station that will provide the capacity to flow 4.7bn m3/yr gas of Kazakh gas to China.
30 November 2016 , 16:46Neftegaz.RU5290
Turkey decreased Russian gas import by about 2.4bn m³ during Q1-3 2016 to about 16.7bn m³, the Energy Market Regulatory Authority statistics indicate.
28 November 2016 , 13:44Neftegaz.RU5980
Nord Stream 2, a planned gas pipeline between Russia and Germany that is opposed by Poland, will not be built, said Polish foreign minister Witold Waszczykowski.
25 November 2016 , 10:31Neftegaz.RU5660
More than half of gas pipelines in Russia are outdated, announced Alexander Machulin, the director general of Promgazenergoservis, a company implementing maintenance and repair of gas equipment.
22 November 2016 , 16:19Neftegaz.RU7680
Gazprom approved the termination of the Nord Stream 2 shareholders' agreement and now its partners, the 5 companies that hoped to become shareholders in the pipeline, hope to come up with a Plan B this year.
15 November 2016 , 12:09Neftegaz.RU5950
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov opened at a ceremony on November 11 the gas interconnector pipeline with Romania, describing it as a key step towards diversification of gas supply sources and strengthening Bulgaria’s energy security.
14 November 2016 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU4430
Russian natural gas company Gazprom could spend more than a half billion dollars on its latest pipeline efforts in Turkey.
08 November 2016 , 12:02Neftegaz.RU5330
The European Commission has decided to allow Russian gas export monopoly Gazprom to use 30% more of the capacity in the Opal gas line.
31 October 2016 , 15:03Neftegaz.RU7060
The first pipes for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline were delivered by rail to the German logistics hub in Mukran, on the island of Rügen.
28 October 2016 , 16:07Neftegaz.RU14060
The construction of the Turkmen section of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) is conducted at an accelerated pace.
25 October 2016 , 14:01Neftegaz.RU5740
A deal to build the first gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia has been signed on Friday in the presence of the president of the European Commission, Estonia's Prime Minister and Finnish Prime Minister.
21 October 2016 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU6330
Estonian state owned transmission system operator Elering and the Finnish state owned company Baltic Connector have signed an agreement to co-operate in carrying out the Balticconnector project to link their two grids by means of a 150-km pipeline.
18 October 2016 , 16:03Neftegaz.RU5230