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Gazprom and Moldova Discuss Ongoing Cooperation in Energy Sector

The parties discussed issues related to the transit of Russian gas across Moldova to Europe.

Austria to Set New Record for Russian Gas Imports in 2017

From January 1 through December 21, 2017, Gazprom delivered to Austria 8.25 bcm of gas, a rise of 40.7% against the same period of last year.

Alexey Miller: Basis Laid for Another Pipeline Route of Russian Gas Supplies to China

Alexey Miller and Wang Yilin signed the Heads of Agreement for natural gas to be supplied from Russia’s Far East to China.

Gazprom’s Quality Management System Receives International Certificate

Gazprom’s Quality Management System received a certificate of compliance with the ISO 9001:2015 international standard.

Gazprom Ramping Up Gas Supplies to Serbia

The amount of Russian gas supplies under the current contract between Gazprom Export and Yugorosgaz will be increased from 1.5 to 2 bcma starting from 2018.

Gazprom and OMV Host New Year’s Charity Ball for Children

The event was attended by over 500 young guests from social institutions of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region. In addition, local celebrations were organized for children unable to attend the ball due to health issues.

Gazprom Inks Documents for Cooperation in Iran

The parties signed a Roadmap for study on integrated projects for hydrocarbon processing and a Memorandum of Understanding on the opportunities for joint efforts within the Iran LNG project.

Gas Supply via Baumgarten Resumed

Gazprom Export fully meets daily nominations of our clients that are receiving gas via Austrian hub.

Gazprom Export Undertakes Measures to Ensure Security of Supply

Gazprom Export is aware of the incident occurred on the Austrian gas hub Baumgarten.

Gazprom and CNPC Hold Meeting of Joint Coordinating Committee

The meeting reviewed the progress of concerted efforts of the companies in the course of 2017, as well as ongoing and future cooperation in key focus areas.

Nord Stream 2 Project Staying on Track

The Gazprom Management Committee took note that the project is going according to plan with support from Europe’s leading energy companies.

200 Billion Cubic Meters of Gas Delivered via Nord Stream

“Today’s development is a clear rebuttal to the skeptics. For six years, Nord Stream has consistently exported Russian gas to the European market via the most cost-efficient transit-free route,” said Alexey Miller.

Alexey Miller and Aleksandar Vucic Praise Successes of Russian-Serbian Partnership in Gas Sector

The parties also addressed the development options for the gas transmission system of southeastern Europe with the aim of providing reliable supplies of Russian gas to European consumers, including Serbia.

Alexey Miller: Gazprom will set an all-time record for the Company’s gas exports with 192 bcm supplied in 2017

Alexey Miller briefed Vladimir Putin on Gazprom’s preliminary results for 2017.

Gazprom to Remain Largest Gas Supplier in Europe and Strengthen Foothold in Asia-Pacific

Gazprom Management Committee took note of the information about the impacts of the events of 2017 on the long-term outlook for the global energy market.

Gazprom Resuming Gas Deliveries to Azerbaijan

Gas supplies are to start on November 22, 2017. It is planned to deliver a total of 1.6 bcm of Russian gas to Azerbaijan.

Gazprom and Shell discuss LNG projects and Nord Stream 2

Gazprom and Mitsubishi discuss cooperation prospects in LNG sector

The parties reviewed issues related to joint efforts under the Sakhalin II project, including the construction of the third train of the LNG plant.

IEA Forecasts Rise of Natural Gas Use by 45% to 2040

According to its recently released World Energy Outlook 2017, the main sphere of gas consumption growth will be industry, and in general, natural gas will account for a quarter of the world’s energy consumption.

Gazprom and PetroVietnam Discuss Cooperation in the NGV Market

The meeting participants placed a focus on the construction project for a small-scale LNG production complex and a CNG filling network in southern Vietnam.

Organizational Framework Established for Further Russian-Iranian Cooperation in Gas Sector

A number of documents were signed in Tehran on the margins of the visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Russian Gas Export in January-October 2017 Tops the Figures of Previous Years

Within this period, Gazprom’s supplies to the Far Abroad countries exceeded the relevant figures of the same period of 2016 by 13,2 bcm (9,2%) and reached 157,15 bcm.

Alexey Miller and Karen Karapetyan address Russian gas supplies to Armenia

It was highlighted that over the first 9 months of 2017, Armenia had been supplied with 1.35 bcm of gas, 20.6% more than in the same period of 2016.

Gazprom Group Companies Presented the Project of Helium Gas Hub to World Largest Consumers

The project is synchronized with construction of Amur GPP and is planned to be put into operation in 2021.

UGS Strategy: Pursuing Higher Reliability and Flexibility of Gas Supplies

Gazprom strives to raise the working gas capacity of its UGS facilities abroad to at least 5 per cent of the annual exports.

Gazprom Board of Directors addresses status of major corporate projects

At the TurkStream offshore section, 373 km of pipes have been laid along the two strings. Construction is ahead of schedule on the Power of Siberia gas trunkline.

Year-to-date deliveries of Russian gas to Austria exceed full-year total for 2016

From January 1 through October 15, 2017, Gazprom had supplied Austria with 6.4 billion cubic meters of gas.

Gazprom and Mitsui discuss LNG cooperation

The meeting addressed the construction of the third train of the Sakhalin II LNG plant and the prospects for cooperation on small- and mid-scale LNG.

Gazprom and OMV organize new event within cultural partnership

This year, the main focus of the “Imperial Capitals: St. Petersburg — Vienna” project was on the legacy of Russian and Austrian poets.

Blue Corridor — 2017 Natural Gas Vehicles Rally Has Finished in St.Petersburg!

The route of the Rally crossed 12 European countries from Portugal to Russia and totalled to 5,5 thousand kilometres.

Gazprom, CNPC, and KazMunayGas sign Memorandum of Understanding

The document reflects the interest of the parties in long-term strategic cooperation in the NGV market.

Hungary’s Russian Gas Imports Still on Rise

In the first nine months of 2017 Gazprom had supplied to Hungary 5.5 bcm of gas, an increase of 26.9% against the January-September period of 2016.

Alexey Miller and Aleksandar Antic review prospects of Serbia’s gas transmission system

The parties discussed the ongoing bilateral cooperation, including the exports of Russian gas to Serbia and its storage in the Serbian territory.

Gazprom and Bulgarian Energy Ministry Discuss Cooperation Matters

The meeting between Alexey Miller and Temenuzhka Petkova, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Bulgaria, addressed the bilateral cooperation prospects, with an emphasis on Russian gas supplies to Bulgaria and gas transit across the republic.

Gazprom Tops S&P Global Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings

The Gazprom Group is ranked first in the annual S&P Global Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings. The rankings are calculated based on a number of financial indicators, such as asset worth, revenues, profits, and return on invested capital.

German politicians and businessmen expressed support for the use of LNG in transport

More than 100 new LNG trucks are planned to be put into operation on the roads of northern Germany.

Blue Corridor — 2017 NGV Rally Officially Started in Lisbon

The ceremony gathered around 50 participants from the industry, and the main actors were 16 gas-fueled vehicles, including 6 LNG-fueled trucks.

Gazprom Global LNG Limited signs gas sales agreement with Ghana National Petroleum Corporation

This is the first stage in a planned series of partnerships between the companies, to develop the infrastructure and services required to manage and market the projected gas flows from the region.

Supplies of the Russian natural gas to Croatia are resuming on a long-term basis

Gazprom Export LLC and the Croatian Prvo plinarsko društvo d.o.o. signed a long-term contract on natural gas supplies. The annual volume amounts to 1 bcm.

German house owners prefer natural gas for heating

More German households choose gas as a source of individual heating due to the affordability of equipment and fuel.

Gazprom and Mitsui Ink Framework Agreement on Small- and Mid-scale LNG

The document reflects the commitment of the parties to collaborate in producing, transporting and marketing small- and mid-scale LNG in Japan, as well as in LNG bunkering in the Sea of Japan.

Alexey Miller Delivered a Speech at the Eastern Economic Forum 2017

Gazprom CEO said that in 2017 he expects an absolute record of gas exports of about 190 bcm.

The Volume of Deliveries via Blue Stream Pipeline Crossed the Symbolic Threshold of 150 bcm

The receiving terminal of the Blue Stream gas pipeline in Turkey recorded the delivery of 150 bcm of Russian gas since the pipeline was put into operation in 2003.

Sakhalin Energy Signs a Contract for Construction of a New Facility

A US$ 700 million contract for the front-end compression station construction on Sakhalin-2 onshore processing facility is signed with Petrofac Facilities Management Limited.

First Pipes Delivered for the EUGAL Pipeline

Batches of pipes for the eastern trunkline of the future Nord Stream 2 are offloaded at storage points along the planned route.

Alexey Miller delivered a speech at conference call marking Oil and Gas Industry Workers Day

During this summer all export pipelines worked in winter mode, Gazprom CEO noted.

Lisbon will host festive start of „Blue Corridor — 2017: Iberia — Baltia” rally on September 18th

This year the rally is focused on the use of LNG as a motor fuel for trucks.

Factory-Produced CNG Car is More Advantageous Compared to Gasoline One

Every 100 kilometers on methane cost the owner of gas-fueled Skoda only 4.4 euros — a result unattainable for gasoline and diesel counterparts.

Construction of Power of Siberia to be completed on time

The production meeting participants noted that the pipeline construction proceeds ahead of schedule. About 979 km of the pipeline are already built, which is 45% of the length of the priority section.

Gazprom and SOCAR discuss gas supplies to Azerbaijan

A working meeting between Alexey Miller and Rovnag Abdullayev, President of the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic, took place in St.Petersburg.

Russian Gas Export Sets New Records

Gas supplies to far abroad countries exceed the last year value by 12.7 bcm since the beginning of the year, daily pipelines utilization is at par with winter performance.

Contract on Baltic LNG feasibility study is signed

On the basis of the study main technical solutions will be appraised and chosen, and concept schedule and plan of project implementation will be worked out.

Gazprom and Uniper celebrate 25 years of scientific and technical cooperation

The joint scientific and technical programs carried out by the two companies now cover nearly every stage of the production cycle.

The interim measures restricting the use of OPAL pipeline have been lifted

This would allow the company-operator of the pipeline to held auctions for OPAL capacity booking

Preparation Works for Laying the Nord Stream 2 Continue

First batch of concrete coated pipes delivered by rail to the Port of Koverhar in Finland

Gazprom Exports for the First Half of July Grew by 11% Compared to Last Year

The volume of Russian gas deliveries to the Far Abroad countries amounted to 7.2 bcm in the first 15 days of July 2017

Gazprom and BASF Spotlight Importance of Timely Execution of Nord Stream 2 Project

At a working meeting between Alexey Miller and Kurt Bock, head of BASF, it was noted that the project was implemented for the benefit of European consumers.

Gazprom and Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade ink documents to advance cooperation

The parties also discussed gas supplies to and gas storage in Hungary, as well as gas transit to third countries.

Gazprom Exports to Europe Increased by 13.2% in the First Half of 2017

At the annual shareholders meeting, Alexey Miller noted that the total volume of company’s natural gas exports in January-June of 2017 amounted to 95.7 bcm

Russian gas supplies to China via Power of Siberia to start in December 2019

Alexey Miller and Wang Yilin, Chairman of the Board of Directors of CNPC, signed a Supplementary Agreement to the Sales and Purchase Agreement for Russian gas to be supplied via the eastern route

Gazprom and SOCAR address cooperation issues

A working meeting between Alexey Miller and Rovnag Abdullayev, President of the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic, took place in St. Petersburg

50 Years of Russian Gas Supplies to Europe!

This day marks the 50th anniversary since natural gas began its flow from the Soviet Union through the first export gas pipeline to Czechoslovakia.

“Foundation for Further Growth”. Speech by Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, at the annual General Shareholders Meeting

The year 2016 saw Gazprom reinforce its leading status in terms of key industry indicators and lay the groundwork for new growth

European Gas Transmission System Operators Support Nord Stream 2

Gas transport companies believe that the project will improve competition on the European gas market and strengthen the security of supply

Gazprom and Srbijagas address cooperation issues

The parties discussed the joint efforts in the expansion of the Banatski Dvor UGS facility, promotion of the use of gas as a vehicle fuel in Serbia, and scientific & technical partnership between the companies.

Gazprom and Serbian Ministry of Mining and Energy sign roadmap to develop Serbia’s gas transmission capacities

The document was signed in Belgrade at a working meeting between Alexey Miller and Aleksandar Vucic, President of the Republic of Serbia.

The Laying of the TurkStream Deep-Water Section Started

The docking of the shallow and deep-water parts of the TurkStream gas pipeline took place on June 23 in the Black Sea. Pioneering Spirit, the world’s largest construction vessel, is building the deep-water section.

Pipe-laying of TurkStream gas pipeline in deep water commenced

The operations were launched with the command given by Russian President Vladimir Putin during his visit to the Pioneering Spirit pipe-laying vessel.

Gazprom Signed a Number of Agreements on the Gas Infrastructure Development

During the negotiations on the SPIEF 2017, a number of documents were inked in relation to the development of gas transport infrastructure in Russia and Europe.

Over 1,100 kilometers of Power of Siberia gas pipeline to be completed by late 2017

The Gazprom in Eastern Russia, Entry into Asia-Pacific Markets Press Conference was held in the lead-up to the annual General Shareholders Meeting. Particular attention at the Press Conference was paid to Russian gas supplies to China via the eastern route.

Haidach UGS celebrates 10 years of successful work

Deputy Chairman of Gazprom Management Committee Alexander Medvedev, CEO of RAG Markus Mitteregger and senior representatives of Gazprom Export participated in the UGS Phase 1 completion anniversary festive event.

Haidach UGS celebrates 10 years of successful work

Deputy Chairman of Gazprom Management Committee Alexander Medvedev, Chief Executive Officer of the storage operator RAG Markus Mitteregger and senior representatives of Gazprom Export participated in the festive event.

Upward trend for gas exports to Europe continues after record year in 2016

The Gas Export and Enhancing Reliability of Gas Supply to Europe Press Conference was held in Moscow today in the lead-up to the annual General Shareholders Meeting. It was noted that in 2016 Gazprom’s exports to Europe had hit a record of 179.3 billion cubic meters, which was 19.9 billion cubic meters more (+12.5 per cent) than in 2015.

Gazprom Export and Srbijagas sign Memorandum to expand UGS capacity in Serbia

Parties will determine the key geological and technological solutions to increase the daily productivity and the active volume of Banatski Dvor UGS facility.

Gazprom and Edison highlight progress in setting up southern route for Russian gas supplies to Europe

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Management Committee of Gazprom, and Marc Benayoun, CEO of Edison and Executive Vice President of the EDF Group, took place at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017.

Gazprom and BASF/Wintershall express appreciation for cooperation along entire value chain

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Management Committee of Gazprom, and Hans-Ulrich Engel, Member of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Wintershall Holding, took place at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017.

Gazprom and Bulgarian Energy Ministry discuss long-term gas supplies

The parties discussed the prospects for deeper collaboration in the gas sector, noting that Russian gas exports to Bulgaria had been growing every year since 2013. The positive trend continues this year. In the January-May period of 2017, gas deliveries to Bulgaria added 14.5 per cent against the same period of 2016.

Gazprom Export and Srbijagas sign Memorandum to expand Banatski Dvor UGS facility

Gazprom and Shell sign two agreements on Baltic LNG project

Gazprom and OMV sign documents to expand strategic cooperation

Gazprom, DEPA, and Edison ink Cooperation Agreement on southern route for Russian gas supplies to Europe

Russian gas exports to Serbia grow by 42.2 per cent since early 2017

Alexey Miller and Giorgos Tsipras note upward trend in Russian gas exports to Greece

Speech by Alexey Miller at “Global Gas Markets: Energy Policy and Energy Security” Panel Session held as part of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

Russian gas supplies to Hungary climb 37.3 per cent since early 2017

Russian gas deliveries to Austria increase by 79.5 per cent since early 2017

Gazprom and Shell address Sakhalin II expansion and Baltic LNG project

Upward trend for Russian gas supplies to France still strong in 2017

Gazprom and Fluxys discuss new European infrastructure for Russian gas supplies

Gazprom and Mitsui consider further steps under Agreement of Strategic Cooperation

Gazprom Export and GasTerra agreed to terminate the arbitration proceedings

Parties have managed to reach a mutually acceptable solution in relation to the contractual price review.

Gazprom Export and GasTerra agreed to terminate the arbitration proceedings

Parties have managed to reach a mutually acceptable solution in relation to the contractual price review.

Gazprom and Itochu discuss cooperation prospects in energy sector

Gazprom’s exports to Germany grow by 3 billion cubic meters since early 2017

Gazprom and Shell discuss joint prospects under Agreement of Strategic Cooperation

Gazprom provided reliable gas deliveries to consumers throughout winter season of 2016-2017

Gas exports to Europe reached 103.6 billion cubic meters between October 2016 and March 2017, with a new historical record of 636.4 million cubic meters in daily gas deliveries.

Speech by Alexey Miller at “Natural Gas as Destination Fuel for the Future” Conference during annual International Business Congress

Alexey Miller moderates 36th Presiding Committee Meeting and 20th General Meeting of International Business Congress

Gazprom provides reliable gas supplies throughout past winter season amid growing demand

The Katharina underground gas storage has been put into operation

Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee Alexander Medvedev, Director General of Gazprom Export Elena Burmistrova and Chairman of the Executive Board of VNG —Verbundnetz Gas AG Ulf Heitmüller took part in the festive event.

A roundtable on oil and gas cooperation was held in Beijing

China National Petroleum Corporation held a roundtable at the Belt and Road International Forum, attended by more than 20 executives of energy companies, officials and international experts.

Alexey Miller speaks at CNPC’s roundtable on oil and gas cooperation as part of Belt and Road Forum

Documents signed to advance Russian-Chinese cooperation in underground gas storage, power generation, and road infrastructure

Checkpoint for construction personnel at Power of Siberia’s cross-border section opened on Russian-Chinese border

Construction of TurkStream’s offshore section commenced

Pipelaying is carried out by the Audacia vessel owned by Allseas, the contractor for both strings of the pipeline’s offshore section.

Construction of TurkStream gas pipeline’s offshore section commenced

Alexey Miller informs Vladimir Putin of readiness to start laying offshore section of TurkStream gas pipeline

Gazprom is ready to begin the laying of the TurkStream gas pipeline

Chairman of the Management Committee of Gazprom Alexey Miller informed the President of Russia Vladimir Putin that company is ready to begin construction of the offshore sector of the pipeline

OMV Expects to Increase Gas Purchases from Gazprom

Rainer Seele said that OMV is planning not only to extend the current contract with Gazprom, but also to agree on the purchase of additional gas volumes.

Gazprom and ENGIE sign Memorandum of Understanding

Nord Stream 2 AG and European energy companies sign financing agreements

Alexey Miller and Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister Gulomzhon Ibragimov see bright prospects for cooperation

Growth in Europe’s demand for Russian gas confirms importance of Nord Stream 2

Alexey Miller and Kuwaiti Ambassador Abdulaziz Al-Adwani address bilateral cooperation

Gazprom committed to constructive dialogue with investment community

Protocol signed on pricing procedure for Russian gas to be supplied to Belarus

Belarus pays off debt to Gazprom

Checkpoint at Power of Siberia’s cross-border section to open in May

Alexey Miller: first medium-term contract signed for Uzbek gas to be purchased by Gazprom

Alexey Miller and Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister Gulomzhon Ibragimov discuss gas cooperation

Gazprom and Uzbek authorities express appreciation for energy partnership

Gazprom and National Iranian Oil Company ink Memorandum of Understanding

Gazprom and BASF address joint hydrocarbon production projects in Russia

Gazprom and Eni sign Memorandum of Understanding

«Blue Corridor-2017» LNGV Rally Kicks Off in Lisbon Late September

This year the participants will drive on liquefied natural gas (LNG). The Rally will drive through Europe to finish in the city of Saint Petersburg.

Gazprom and Uniper reaffirm commitment to deliver Nord Stream 2 on time

Gazprom successfully holds Investor Day in Singapore and Hong Kong

Russian gas exports to Greece still on rise

Gazprom pursuing major investment projects

Construction contract signed for second string of TurkStream’s offshore section

Nord Stream 2 to play crucial role in EU’s energy security

Gazprom’s exports to Germany add 37 per cent between February 1 and 15

Gazprom and CNPC broadening strategic cooperation in energy sector

First regasification unit for Russian LNG commissioned in Astana

The capacity of the unit amounts to 25 Gcal/h, which allows to supply heat for premises of 500 thousand square meters.

Gazprom and CNPC hold meeting of Joint Coordinating Committee

IBC Committees hold joint meeting

Alexey Miller briefs Vladimir Putin on Gazprom’s performance in 2016

New production capacities at Bovanenkovskoye field and Bovanenkovo – Ukhta 2 gas pipeline enter operation

EcoGas efficiency proved by gas-fueled KAMAZ

Gazprom Export and Georgian party have agreed on transit terms

The Russian side guarantees paying for services of transiting gas through the Georgian territory to Armenia in 2017-2018 in the volume of 2.0 — 2.2 bcm per year as well as supplying Georgia with natural gas on flexible terms.

A meeting between Gazprom Export and Georgian partners took place

A package proposal was made to the Georgian side based on favourable and mutually beneficial conditions, which will provide Georgia with a guaranteed income flow from gas transit services.

A meeting between Gazprom Export and Georgian partners took place

A package proposal was made to the Georgian side based on favourable and mutually beneficial conditions, which will provide Georgia with a guaranteed income flow from gas transit services.

Gazprom sets new records in daily gas supplies to Europe

Gazprom achieved a new — by now this year’s third historical record of daily natural gas supplies to Far Abroad countries — 621.8 mcm