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Gazprom and SOCAR developing strategic relationships

South Stream Offshore pipeline in Turkish waters will have no negative environmental impact

South Stream Transport B.V. submitted the draft of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Report for the Turkish Sector of the South Stream Offshore Pipeline to the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization of Turkey.

Broader presence of Gazprom in Kyrgyzstan to contribute greatly to Kyrgyz fuel and energy sector development

Gazprom and Shell agree on moving over to design stage of project for third train of LNG plant in Sakhalin

Gazprom and Wintershall sign Master Agreement to swap assets

First LNG-fuelled buses will hit streets of Warsaw early 2015

The municipal transport company MZA and Lider Trading Company signed in the City Hall of Poland’s capital the contract for delivering to Warsaw 35 LNG-powered buses and refueling equipment.

First LNG-fuelled buses will hit streets of Warsaw early 2015

The municipal transport company MZA and Lider Trading Company signed in the City Hall of Poland’s capital the contract for delivering to Warsaw 35 LNG-powered buses and refueling equipment.

Natural Gas would become the second energy source in the world in terms of utilization capacity — forecast

According to William Colton, ExxonMobil’s Vice President on Corporate Strategic Planning, a revolution took place in natural gas supply and demand.

Interim solution with OMV on long-term gas supply contracts reached

The terms of the long-term gas supply contract have been adjusted to more closely reflect the current market conditions on European gas markets.

Berlin hosts 29th Meeting of EBC Presiding Committee

First gas compressor equipment installed at Russkaya CS of South Stream gas pipeline

Gazprom opens representative office in Brussels

Gazprom welcomes European Commission’s decision to approve asset swap deal with Wintershall

Alexey Miller and Yury Boiko discuss crucial issues of cooperation

Gazprom opens representative office in Brussels


(right to left) Alexander Medvedev and Günther Oettinger at the ceremony

Russian natural gas supply to Italy grows by 76 per cent this year

Gazprom and Vitol to develop Russian gas underground storage in Europe and enhance cooperation in gas-fired power generation

Gazprom aiming for new small- and large-scale LNG markets

South Stream gets underway already in three countries over 12 months

South Stream comes to Serbia

Construction of South Stream in Serbia to start in several days

Gazprom starts developing design documentation on Vladivostok-LNG project

Gazprom Export supports TOBB-ETÜ students

Gazprom Export will award eight scholarships to students at TOBB-ETÜ’s International Entrepreneurship Department’s Russia Programme, the first and the only department of its kind in Turkey.

Global Carbon Project study on СО2 emissions’ growth

Experts are putting the blame on the increase of the share of coal in the global energy mix.

South Stream advancing steadily

Alexey Miller and Evgeny Bakulin address uninterrupted gas transit to Europe in forthcoming winter

Alexey Miller: Gazprom’s NGV fuel is entering the Asia-Pacific market

Construction of South Stream in Serbia to start before year end

Final Load Tests of Nord Stream started

Nord Stream AG started to conduct a load test on both lines of the Nord Stream under full load due to the completion of the NEL Pipeline in Germany

Eco‐friendly Mobility for Poland

GAZPROM and Solbus bring natural gas buses to Warsaw and Olsztyn

Eco‐friendly Mobility for Poland

GAZPROM and Solbus bring natural gas buses to Warsaw and Olsztyn.

Gazprom Marketing & Trading and Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. announce the execution of a Heads of Agreement for a five year LNG sales contract

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. and Gazprom Marketing & Trading Limited (“GM&T”) are pleased to announce the execution of a Heads of Agreement (“HOA”) for the negotiation of a five year Sale and Purchase Agreement for approximately 0.5 million tons per year of liquefied natural gas FOB Colombia (Caribbean Sea) beginning in the second quarter of 2015.

LNG vessel “Yenisei River” saved four survivors in the Med

The LNG carrier “Yenisei River” chartered by Gazprom Marketing and Trading rescued four sailors after their yacht “Caprea” began taking on water off the French coast in the Mediterranean Sea.

Iran’s representative elected new Secretary General of GECF

15 Ministerial Meeting of Gas Exporting Countries Forum in Teheran appointed representative of Iran, Seyed Mohammad Hossein Adeli, the new Secretary General of the organization.

Alexey Miller holds working meeting with Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia

South Stream construction starts in Bulgaria

Alexander Medvedev took part in Olympic Torch Relay Sochi 2014

Alexander Medvedev, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Director General of Gazprom Export on October 28 took part in Olympic Torch Relay Sochi 2014.

Gazprom Board of Directors reviews long-term development strategy

Gazprom to continue shale gas market investigation

Gazprom proposing to hold 28th World Gas Conference in St. Petersburg

South Stream designing in Slovenia to be sped up

Russia’s first subsea production facility successfully tested in Kirinskoye field within Sakhalin III project

Vitaly Markelov: Vladivostok-LNG is a very attractive project both for consumers and investors

Gazprom and CNPC look into cooperation prospects

A new highly efficient combined heat and power plant launched in Germany

WINGAS and E.ON Energy Projects have commissioned the new high-efficient combined heat and power (CHP) plant based on natural gas.

Gazprom and Lithuania address issues of cooperation in gas sector

Gazprom and Slovakia address cooperation status in energy sector

Gazprom sets new record in potential sendout of UGS facilities

Energy companies are calling for revision of the EU policy

On occasion of 40th anniversary since first Russian gas supplies to Federal Republic of Germany we launch German language website

Gazprom’s delegation taking part in APEC Summit in Indonesia

Germany overtakes Britain as Europe’s biggest gas user

According to government data, gas consumption in Germany was above 50 bcm in the first half of this year.

Gazprom and Vietnam strengthening long-term partnership

Gazprom Marketing & Trading marks the delivery of ‘Lena River’, another newbuild LNG carrier this year

Hyundai Heavy Industries delivered LNG vessel Hull Number 2557 at a ceremony at the HHI shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea on Friday, 4 October.

South Stream Transport B.V. shareholders confirm terms and conditions of South Stream’s offshore section construction

Gazprom launches gas production in Vietnam

Gazprom and Petrovietnam promoting cooperation

Gazprom Energy signs long term hydropower offtake deal with Infinis

Business energy supplier Gazprom Energy has signed a seven-year deal with Infinis, the UK’s leading independent renewables generator, to purchase hydroelectric power and associated renewable certificates from ten sites across the UK.

Start of the Blue Corridor Rally Hansa 2013

On October, 3, the seventh Blue Corridor Rally started in Saint Petersburg, pooling together Natural Gas Vehicles produced by the original equipment manufacturers.

South Stream Transport signs Gas Transmission Agreement

Alexey Miller and Yury Boiko address Ukrainian GTS readiness for upcoming winter period

Spatial planning and EIA procedures for South Stream nearing completion in Serbia

Board of Directors addresses Third Energy Package implementation

Gazprom ready to make substantial contribution to providing reliable eco-friendly energy supplies to consumers of Asia-Pacific

WINGAS launches a storage facility in Jemgum

Its location allows to put into storage natural gas delivered through the Nord Stream pipeline. Up to a million cubic meters of gas can be withdrawn in an hour.

GAZPROM Germania Takes Combined Heat-and-Power Plants Online

GAZPROM Germania has entered the decentralized energy supply business. Its two high-efficiency combined heat-and-power plants in Erfurt in the German state of Thuringia were brought online.

Gazprom and BASF to sign final asset swap agreement before year-end

Gazprom entering Croatian NGV market

Gazprom and Lithuania aim for mutually beneficial cooperation

Gazprom and CNPC sign Agreement on major terms and conditions of pipeline gas supply from Russia to China via eastern route

South Stream construction to create conditions for developing gasification and gas-fired power generation in Macedonia

Vemex opens CNG gas fuelling station on the D5 highway in Czech town Králův Dvůr

Vemex s.r.o, together with LUKOIL Czech Republic and Gascontrol s.r.o, continues to develop joint projects in setting up public gas fueling stations.

GAZPROM Germania expands network of natural gas filling stations

GAZPROM Germania has signed an agreement under which it will acquire Ferngas Nordbayern’s network of natural gas filling stations.

Gazprom and Itochu address cooperation prospects

Alexey Miller and Yury Boiko address natural gas injection into underground storage facilities by Naftogaz Ukrainy

Alexey Miller and Rustam Minnikhanov discuss NGV market development in Tatarstan

The eighth CNG filling station of Gazprom Germania launched at the German Baltic Sea coast

Gazprom Germania GmbH is further expanding its CNG station portfolio. The eighth company’s CNG station has been put on stream in the Baltic Sea resort town of Ribnitz-Damgarten (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania).

Gazprom Marketing & Trading celebrates the completion and delivery of its first newbuilding LNG carrier

Today LNG vessel Hull Number 2556 was delivered by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and named ‘Yenisei River’ at a ceremony at the HHI shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea.

An Agreement on construction of the branch of the South Stream to Macedonia was signed in Moscow

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Prime Minister of Macedonia Nikola Gruevski and Minister of Finance Zoran Stavreski signed a bilateral agreement on construction of the branch of the South Stream gas pipeline to Macedonia.

Scoping Report for the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) of the South Stream Offshore Pipeline in Turkey published

South Stream Transport AG published Scoping Report for the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) of the South Stream Offshore Pipeline in Turkish exclusive economic zone prepared by “URS Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited”.

Viktor Zubkov and Algerian Ambassador Smail Chergui discuss bilateral cooperation in energy sector

Gas-fueled KAMAZ truck successfully completes all seven stages of Silk Way

Gazprom and E.ON hold 9th meeting of Coordinating Committee for sci-tech cooperation, personnel training and career development

Gazprom and Shell discuss bilateral cooperation in oil and gas sector

Gas-fueled KAMAZ truck successfully overcomes two stages of Silk Way Rally Raid

Gazprom and Bulgaria show interest in building South Stream as soon as possible

Alexey Miller: Gas can be used by common motor vehicles as well as by rally trucks

Alexander Medvedev’s statement on Vienna arbitration decision regarding the dispute with RWE

The arbitration decision, pointed out Mr. Medvedev, has accommodated the stance and arguments of both Gazprom Export and RWE.

Over 19 billion cubic meters of gas should be injected in Ukrainian UGS facilities before autumn-winter period for transit commitments to be fulfilled

Second GECF Summit took place in Moscow

Second Summit of Gas Exporting Countries Forum was chaired by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. 13 countries are Members of the organization; four enjoy the status of Observer.

The Second Gas Summit of The Heads of State and Government of GECF Member Countries Declaration

The Second Gas Summit of The Heads of State and Government of GECF Member Countries “Natural Gas: The answer to the 21st century sustainable development challenges”

Gazprom Export on arbitration ruling on price review with RWE Supply & Trading CZ

Gazprom Export confirms having received on 27th June 2013 the ruling of International arbitration on the dispute with RWE Supply & Trading CZ (earlier RWE Transgas) on the price revision in the long-term contract for gas supplies to the Czech Republic.

Gazprom shows highest five-year net profit growth among major oil and gas companies

Moscow will host Second GECF Summit

Second Summit of Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) will take place in Moscow on 1 July.

Gazprom and Caterpillar sign Memorandum of Cooperation in NGV sector

Gazprom and Deutsche Bank discuss partnership prospects

Alexey Miller and Michael Fallon address possibility of boosting Russian gas supplies to UK

Gazprom and BASF look into joint projects

Gazprom and consortium of Japanese companies sign Memorandum of Understanding on Vladivostok-LNG project

Gazprom and Enel sign document on possible acquisition of Marcinelle Energie CCPP

Gazprom and EDF sign Heads of Agreement on gas supply via South Stream

South Stream’s offshore section construction to start in second quarter of 2014

Alexey Miller and Robert Dudley address prospects for joint projects in European market

Gazprom and Shell discuss development prospects for strategic cooperation

REP Holding to produce GCU with improved specifications for Gazprom

Gazprom and GDF SUEZ sign document for exploring possibility of Nord Stream expansion

Gazprom Marketing & Trading promotes Russian involvement in LNG shipbuilding

Today under the auspices of the St.Petersburg International Economic Forum, Gazprom Marketing & Trading (GM&T), on behalf of the Gazprom Group, signed an Agreement for a Strategic Partnership in the Construction of LNG Carriers with JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), an Agreement for a Strategic Partnership in the Classification and Certification of LNG Carriers with Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) and a Memorandum of Understanding with ОАО Sovcomflot (SCF).

Gazprom and Serbia address financial aspects of South Stream construction in Serbia

Alexey Miller and Taner Yildiz: Russian-Turkish relations in energy sector have great potential

Alexey Miller and Vladimir Semashko discuss Yamal – Europe-2 project

Alexey Miller and Johannes Teyssen: We need to boost gas utilization in European economy

Gazprom considering possible interaction in Kurdistan’s oil and gas sector

Alexey Miller and Paolo Scaroni highlight triple increase in Gazprom’s supplies to Italian consumers this year

South Stream Transport Board of Directors addresses bidding issues

Gazprom and Germany to develop large-scale cooperation

Alexander Medvedev: Over the last 40 years Russian gas supplies to Germany exceeded 1 trillion cubic meters

Gazprom making strong contribution to meeting growing demand for gas in Europe

European Gazprom Group companies meet to discuss the NGV market

Gazprom export has hosted a meeting devoted to the prospective of gas as motor fuel at the continental market.

South Stream Transport office opened in Amsterdam

Gazprom and Gasunie developing strategic cooperation

Alexey Miller and Antonis Samaras highly praise Russian–Greek cooperation in gas sector

Gazprom and Serbia press forward with South Stream

Alexey Miller and Yury Boiko: gas injection into Ukrainian UGS facilities is particularly crucial task

Alexey Miller and Henning Voscherau considered the progress with the South Stream project realization

Construction of Kazachya compressor station starts

Gazprom and Petrovietnam sign Memorandum of Cooperation in natural gas use as motor fuel

NGV scores a double triumph at Scirocco R-Cup opening

Natural gas powered cars have impressed both visitors and participants of the season opening race in Hockenheim.

South Stream made first environmental assessments public

South Stream Transport company has published the preliminary Environmental Impact Assessment for the Russian sector of the pipeline.

Spatial planning and EIA for South Stream nearing completion in Slovenia

Gazprom to start production from two fields on Russian continental shelf in 2013

Gazprom to increase operating gas reserve in Russian and Belarusian UGS facilities by forthcoming heating season

Gazprom and Petrovietnam to cooperate in NGV fuel production and use

Gazprom and Gasunie ink Sci-Tech Collaboration Program 2013–2015

Efficient utilization of associated petroleum gas – one of Gazprom’s priorities

Gazprom LNG Production and Supply Strategy to be updated

Vladivostok-LNG project – a focus of discussions during visit to Japan

Gazprom Group on Hannover Industrial Fair

The stand of Gazprom Group attracted visitors with Volkswagen “Scirocco” gas-powered sportcars.

Second GECF Summit issues were discussed in Moscow

High Level Ad Hoc Group for the 2nd Gas Exporting Countries Forum, chaired by the Russian Federation, held its second meeting in Moscow.

Gazprom and Egypt consider cooperation development issues

South Stream construction in Serbia to start in late 2013

Serbia to begin construction of the South Stream in December 2013

Its expected cost is 1.7 bln euros at estimated 470 km length. During the recent Russian-Serbian summit, the parties agreed that Russia will finance the project.

Gazprom and Gasunie go into Nord Stream expansion project

Gazprom and Shell agree to jointly develop Arctic shelf

Gazprom to be exclusive NGV fuel supplier for Volkswagen Motorsport

Gazprom and Lithuania discuss application of Third Energy Package provisions to Lietuvos Dujos

Gazprom and EuRoPol GAZ to cooperate under Yamal – Europe-2 gas pipeline project

Gazprom and Eni discuss issues of bilateral cooperation

Launch of Nord Stream third and fourth lines environmental impact assessment

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation officially notified the relevant ministries of the Baltic States.

Gazprom and Yemen exploring possible areas of cooperation

Gazprom and Total discuss cooperation in Bolivia

A long-term contract was signed for gas supplies to Serbia

Gazprom to strengthen presence in international NGV markets

Gazprom withdrawing claim against Republic of Lithuania on Kauno Termofikacijos Elektrine

Gazprom and China sign Memorandum of Understanding on gas supplies via eastern route

Gazprom and Greece continue discussing potential privatization of DEPA

Gazprom and MND Group embark on new UGS facility construction in Czech Republic

Gazprom approves action plans on constructing LNG plant near Vladivostok and establishing resource base

Gazprom and CNPC ramping up joint efforts to sign contract for Russian gas supply to China

Gazprom and Greece address potential privatization of DEPA

Gazprom and CNPC confirm intent to sign contract for Russian gas supply to China until late 2013

Gazprom Marketing & Trading signs HOA outlining main terms of LNG offtake from Tamar FLNG project in Israel

Gazprom Marketing & Trading Switzerland AG and Levant LNG Marketing Corporation executed the Heads of Agreement, outlining the main terms of an exclusive offtake arrangement from Tamar floating LNG project for a 20 year period.

Gazprom adopts final investment decision for Vladivostok–LNG project

Gazprom to amplify its presence in international NGV markets

Gazprom and Kurdistan discuss interaction prospects in oil and gas sector

Liability of independent gas producers and their counterparties for fulfilling GTS use obligations

Construction of NEL last line approved by German authorities

The route, with a length of 35 kilometers, will start from the town of Tespe and run to the Harmstorf compressor station.

Sakhalin LNG Exports reached 4.5% of global market in 2012

The Sakhalin Energy company has produced 10.9 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas (equivalent to 15 bcm of natural gas).

Gazprom inaugurates representative office in Qatar

Gazprom and BASF hold meeting of Coordinating Committee for Strategic Cooperation

Gazprom and Republika Srpska to lay out Roadmap of cooperation in energy sector

South Stream to become project of national interest in Serbia soon

Gazprom and Vitol discuss cooperation deepening in UGS capacity use in Europe

WINGAS successfully implements program to reduce CO2 emissions

It is based on the sale of natural gas in conjunction with a certificate that confirms participation in the program to reduce carbon emissions.

Gazprom and CNPC hold meeting of Joint Coordinating Committee

GAZPROM Germania Planning New Natural Gas Filling Stations in Germany

The network of natural gas filling stations continues to grow, with GAZPROM Germania GmbH due to construct four new natural gas filling stations in 2013. A total of 15 filling stations are planned to be in operation by the end of 2014.

Alexey Miller: we place higher demands on pipes for South Stream and Power of Siberia

Gazprom Export and Air Liquide sign Memorandum of Understanding to develop Helium projects in Eastern Siberia

According to terms of the MOU, Air Liquide and Gazprom Export intend to study forms of strategic cooperation such as joint production, transportation, storage and marketing of helium within the Helium Project framework.

GM&T Singapore delivers LNG cargo to GAIL

First batch of liquefied natural gas cargo was delivered for the commissioning of India’s Dabhol terminal. The cargo was delivered onboard the LNG Pioneer and discharge was completed successfully.

Gazprom Export has applied to Vienna Commercial Court for cancellation of the arbitration decision with RWE Transgas

The reason for cancellation is that the arbitration decision controverses to public order.

Joint company for South Stream gas branch construction to Croatia to be set up in second half of 2013

Vitaly Markelov and Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina discuss cooperation in oil and gas sector

The Gazelle gas pipeline commissioned in the Czech Republic

The Gazelle main gas pipeline, that extends the OPAL and Nord Stream gas transportation system, has been commissioned in the Czech Republic.

Serbia to grant National Project status to South Stream

The Serbian government plans to grant the National Project status to the Serbian section of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Gazprom and NOVATEK setting up joint venture for LNG production in Yamal Peninsula

Gazprom and VNG sign Sci-Tech Cooperation Agreement