Will the outage at Norwegian gas hub impact exports to the UK?

Gas leaks led to the closure of Equinor’s Sleipner Riser gas transportation hub

Equinor restarts Hammerfest LNG facility after 20-month shutdown

The plant was initially brought online in 2007 and was shut down in September 2020 for repairs following a fire

Gazprom gas exports beyond former Soviet Union ‘dive 28.5% year-on-year’

Gas exports were 15.6% higher in the first half of March compared to the first fifteen days of February, according to Gazprom

Tory MP urges government to reverse moratorium on fracking

Lord Frost said reversing the ban would trigger a “British energy renaissance”

Norway to increase gas exports to Europe as prices rise

Production permits for the Oseberg and Troll fields have each been increased by one billion cubic meters for the gas year starting 1st October 2021

EU seeks views on Transgaz offering to increase gas exports from Romania

The Commission has concerns the state-owned gas pipeline operator may have breached EU competition rules by restricting exports of natural gas from the country

EU investigates gas exports restrictions from Romania

The European Commission has launched a formal investigation on gas exports restrictions from Romania. It will look into whether Romania’s gas transmission system operator Transgaz has been hindering gas exports to other EU Member States and if it has abused a dominant market position. The investigation will focus on allegations that Transgaz has devised a […]

Gazprom’s gas exports to Europe hit record high in 2016

Russian state giant Gazprom’s gas exports to Europe hit an all-time high last year, up by 12.5%. It totalled 179.3 billion cubic meters, CEO Alexey Miller told Vladimir Putin during a meeting at the Kremlin. Around 17.8 billion cubic meters of gas was delivered to the UK in 2016. Gazprom states: “This historic achievement is […]

UK exporting lots of gas to Europe – market report

The UK is sending Europe plenty of gas through the pipeline to the Netherlands today according to the daily market report. This usually happens when prices on the continent are higher so gas sellers can get better returns. Ben Spry, Optimisation Desk Manager for npower said: “The gas system opened around 4mcm short this morning. […]