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U.S. energy envoy voices support for Croatia’s LNG terminal

Sue Saarnio said that the project of LNG terminal on the island of Krk was one of the priorities not only for Croatia but for Europe as well.

14 February 2018 , 12:06Neftegaz.RU3640

U.S. against sale of Croatia's INA to Russian buyer

Robert Kohorst said that the sale of oil and gas company INA to a Russian company would be a mistake.

13 February 2018 , 12:08Neftegaz.RU8380

Viktor Orban: Romanian deal will end Russian gas monopoly

A forthcoming deal to import natural gas from neighboring Romania means that the «age of the Russian gas monopoly in Hungary is ending», said Hungary's prime minister Orban.

12 February 2018 , 00:03Neftegaz.RU3050

Belarusian oil refineries advised to have alternative crude oil supply sources

The Belarusian oil refineries must have alternative crude oil supply sources, said Belarus' Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko.

09 February 2018 , 12:07Neftegaz.Ru3010

No oil & gas disputes between Belarus and Russia

There are no oil and gas disputes between Russia and Belarus, said Russia' Ambassador to Belarus Alexander Surikov.

08 February 2018 , 12:08Neftegaz.RU2840

Venezuela skirts U.S. sanctions with Chinese oil-for-cash loans

Oil-for-loan deals between Beijing and Caracas are preventing American sanctions from having their full effect on Venezuela’s economy.

05 February 2018 , 17:28Zainab CalcuttawalaNeftegaz.RU2750

Focus on Latvia: the Energy Union tour

European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič visited  Latvia on 1-2 February.

05 February 2018 , 10:26Neftegaz.RU2470

Lebanon to counter Israel’s claims of ownership of offshore gas field

Lebanese President vowed to use all diplomatic means to counter Israel’s claims of ownership of Block 9.

02 February 2018 , 16:08Neftegaz.RU6410

Focus on Croatia: the Energy Union tour

Maroš Šefčovič was in Croatia on 29-30 January as part of the Energy Union tour.

30 January 2018 , 14:06Neftegaz.RU2710

Italian Eni and Russian Rosneft «still drilling Black Sea well»

Eni has suspended its drilling in an offshore project in the Black Sea.

25 January 2018 , 10:10Neftegaz.RU3250

Minister says Norway must prepare for Arctic oil race with Russia

Norway should map the northernmost areas of its part of the Barents Sea close to the Russian maritime border in order to protect its economic interests in the Arctic.

18 January 2018 , 16:05Tsvetana ParaskovaNeftegaz.RU3610

Georgia not to purchase gas from Russia in 2018

Nearly 100% of Georgia’s gas demand will be met by Azerbaijan.

10 January 2018 , 12:06Neftegaz.RU2800

Lithuanian gas market in 2018: without Gazprom's discount, but with intermediaries

The Lithuanian natural gas market next year is likely to see at least 3 new significant developments.

28 December 2017 , 14:12Neftegaz.RU5340

Russia pipeline is investment risk, EU commissioner Sefcovic warns

Investors should «think twice» about putting money into Nord Stream 2 due to «uncertainties» around the Russian pipeline, the EU energy commissioner told EUobserver. «I would really think twice or many more times, simply because there are a lot of uncertainties,» Maros Sefcovic said in an interview.

25 December 2017 , 02:05Andrew RettmanNeftegaz.RU3870

Croatian government denies knowledge of Russia’s energy plans for Croatia

The Russian Ambassador to Croatia says his government made an offer to Croatia but never received a reply.

22 December 2017 , 14:10Neftegaz.RU4480

Lithuania to try to recover record anti-trust fine from Gazprom abroad

Lithuania will turn to some foreign countries in an effort to recover the amount of a record-high anti-trust fine.

21 December 2017 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU4920

Europe getting duped with U.S. LNG, Kremlin says

Under the guise of diplomatic force on the Kremlin, Washington is pressuring European allies to buy overpriced natural gas.

18 December 2017 , 00:05Daniel J. GraeberNeftegaz.RU5150

Naftogaz CEO: Ukraine needs U.S. help to confront Nord Stream 2

Naftogaz cannot defeat alone the implementation of Russian Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project.

12 December 2017 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU4570

Lithuania doesn't fear losing Belarusian oil products

Lithuania does not fear losing Belarus' oil products after the neighboring country signed a deal.

12 December 2017 , 16:10Neftegaz.RU3920

Iran and Serbia discuss boosting energy ties

Iran and Serbia discussed expansion of relations in energy sector.

11 December 2017 , 17:36Neftegaz.RU3090

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