Gas Market News

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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 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 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.

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.

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.

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.

«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.

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 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.

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