Manchester City Council signs £3.6m gas deal with Gazprom Energy

The deal will see Gazprom Energy provide 149 million GWh of gas, and the framework can be extended for three additional years.

Eco Gas product launched by Gazprom Energy

Gazprom Energy announces the launch of its Eco Gas product for the UK business market, designed to help medium to large sized businesses meet growing environmental targets and fulfil corporate social responsibility goals.

Russian energy giant Gazprom dodges EU fine in competition probe

The European Commission has instead imposed a set of legally binding obligations

Environmental lawyers in push to stop gas pipeline in Finland

The project will consist of two additional pipelines that could transport up to 55 billion cubic meters of natural gas from Russia to the EU

Gazprom granted final permit for TurkStream pipeline

Russian energy giant Gazprom has been granted the final permit for the construction of a second offshore section for the TurkStream gas pipeline. The permit guarantees both sections of the pipeline will be in operation before the end of 2019. Each part will have the capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas per year, […]

EU seeks mandate for talks with Russia over gas pipeline

The European Commission is seeking a mandate from Member States to give it the authority to negotiate with Russia over the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. The project, led by Russian energy firm Gazprom, will consist of two additional pipelines that could transport up to 55 billion cubic meters of gas. It will be a […]

Gazprom-Shell joint venture for Baltic LNG plant

Gazprom and Shell have agreed to set up a joint venture for a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant. Gazprom Chief Executive Alexey Miller and Shell Chief Executive Ben van Beurden have signed an agreement for the financing to carry out the design, construction and operation of the Baltic LNG project in the Leningrad Region. Another […]

Five energy firms invest in Gazprom’s gas pipeline

Five European energy companies are to invest as much as €950 million (£807m) each to fund Gazprom’s gas pipeline. ENGIE, OMV, Shell, Uniper and Wintershall have signed financing agreements with Nord Stream 2 AG, the company responsible for the planning, construction and operation of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. The 1,220-kilometre pipeline will have the […]

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 […]

EU allows Gazprom more access to OPAL gas pipeline

The European Commission has lifted the cap on Gazprom’s use of the OPAL gas pipeline. The pipeline takes gas from North Germany’s Nord Stream Baltic sea to end users in the country and Czech Republic. Gazprom was only allowed to take 50% of the pipeline’s capacity to prevent it from dominating the supply infrastructure. Because of this, […]