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Pipelines, Storage & Power

Turkmen prices will see Trans-Caspian gas struggle

The price of gas from Turkmenistan shipped through the Trans-Caspian pipeline means Turkmen volumes will struggle to compete on European gas markets

22 August 2018
LNG

Novatek plans second transshipment facility for Arctic LNG transit

Novatek is planning to build a second 20 mtpa LNG transshipment facility in northwest Russia’s Murmansk region.

21 August 2018
Supply & Demand

Ukrainian gas route must be economic to stay open – Putin

Maintaining Russian gas transit along the Ukrainian route will be possible only if there is demand for it, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said.

20 August 2018
Supply & Demand

Gazprom set for record exports to non-FSU countries in August

Gazprom exported 7.9 billion cubic metres of gas to non-FSU countries during 1-15 August, an increase of 5% from the same period last year.

17 August 2018
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Gazprom looking to boost storage withdrawal capacity

Gazprom is planning to boost the potential withdrawal capacity of its Russian underground gas storage facilities to 812.52 MMcm/d

15 August 2018
Companies & Finance

Russian investor Proxima withdraws from JKX

Russian Investment fund Proxima Capital Group has sold its shares in JKX Oil & Gas, a UK-listed explorer attempting to drill in Ukraine

15 August 2018
Global Markets

Gazprom to increase gas prices for Russian commercial customers

Gazprom is raising gas prices for Russian commercial gas users by 3.4%

14 August 2018
Companies & Finance

WTO rejects most of Russia’s claims against EU gas laws

The WTO has rejected most of Russia’s claims of unfair treatment under EU gas infrastructure regulations

14 August 2018
LNG

Novatek launches second train of Yamal LNG

Novatek launched the second train of its Yamal LNG plant on Thursday.

9 August 2018
Gazprom’s annual general shareholders meeting in June 2018 Companies & Finance

Gazprom straining to keep pace with rivals

The Russian monopoly is committed to a big borrowing plan for 2018, but is facing challenges on multiple fronts.

8 August 2018
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Gazprom reduces gas transit through Ukraine and Belarus

Gazprom has reduced the volume of gas transited through Ukraine and Belarus by 14% from the start of the week.

8 August 2018
LNG

Novatek calls for accelerated delivery of ice-class LNG carrier

Teekay LNG Partners has been asked to accelerate delivery of an ice-class LNG carrier for Novatek’s Yamal LNG plant.

3 August 2018
Supply & Demand

Russian gas production up 6.2% so far this year

Gas production in Russia rose by 6.2% year on year between January and July 2018, to 418.7 billion cubic metres.

2 August 2018
LNG

Japanese companies eye Kamchatka transshipment facility

Marubeni and Mitsui OSK Lines are considering participating in Novatek’s proposed LNG transshipment facility.

31 July 2018
Exploration & Production

Novatek starts drilling at North Obskiy licence

Russia’s Novatek has started drilling the first well at its North Obskiy licence in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Ob.

31 July 2018
LNG

Yamal LNG shipments down to six in Q2

Russia’s Novatek sold six shipments of LNG from its Yamal plant in Q2, down from 10 in Q1.

27 July 2018
LNG

Novatek to launch mid-scale LNG plant with Gazprombank by early 2019

Novatek plans to launch a mid-scale LNG plant jointly owned with Gazprombank in late 2018 or early 2019.

27 July 2018
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Construction starts on onshore section of Turkish Stream

Construction work on the onshore section of the Turkish Stream pipeline started on Sunday near the Turkish town of Kiyikoy.

24 July 2018
LNG

Rosneft files lawsuits against Sakhalin 1 companies

Rosneft has filed a series of lawsuits against the participants in the Sakhalin 1 project.

23 July 2018
LNG

Yamal LNG to beat sales targets as new trains start up ahead of schedule

Novatek expects its Yamal LNG plant to sell 8 mt more LNG than planned in 2018 and 2019.

20 July 2018

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