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2008-10-03 09:00:33

By Judy Dempsey After years of negotiations, E.ON Ruhrgas and Gazprom signed a major deal Thursday giving the German utility a stake in the vast Yuzhno-Russkoye natural gas field in Siberia. In return, E.ON Ruhrgas will reduce its minority stake in the Russian gas monopoly by nearly half.

2008-10-03 06:00:22

German electricity and gas utility E.ON has announced that it will acquire a 25% stake minus one share in the Yuzhno Russkoye gas field in Siberia, Russia. In return, Gazprom will receive E.ON Ruhrgas's 49% stake in the Russian company, Gerosgaz, which holds under 3% of Gazprom shares.

2008-10-02 12:06:52

Excerpt from report by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS St Petersburg, 2 October: Russia's Gazprom and the German electricity and energy holding company E.ON have signed an agreement on a joint participation in a project to develop the South Russian oil and gas field [sometimes called Yuzhno Russkoye gas field].

2008-09-29 06:00:30

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- On September 22, E.ON Climate & Renewables (XETRA:EONGn.DE) (Dusseldorf, Germany) officially opened the first two phases if its windfarm in Roscoe, Texas.

2008-09-24 13:35:00

Over the treeless West Texas landscape, wind turbines are busy producing electricity for distant city dwellers and new income for rural residents.

2008-09-24 09:00:41

Gazprom has begun started operations on the inter-settlement gas pipeline connecting the Zekhnovo automated gas distribution station and the town of Ostashkov in the Tver Oblast of Russia.

2008-09-23 09:01:02

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- E.ON Italia Produzione S.p.A. (Milan, Italy), a subsidiary of E.ON AG (OTC:EONGY) (Dusseldorf, Germany), inaugurated the 800-megawatt combined-cycle Livorno Ferraris power station on September 12 in the Piedmont region of Italy.

2008-09-23 09:01:02

Russian gas monopoly Gazprom and Venezuelan state-owned oil company PDVSA have signed a memorandum of understanding on the Blanquilla Oeste y Tortuga project for the exploration and production of natural gas on the shelf, its supply to the domestic market, as well as liquefaction and export of gas.

2008-09-23 06:00:29

E.ON Climate & Renewables has opened the first two phases of its wind farm in Roscoe, Texas. The wind farm can now generate 335.5MW of electricity, enough to power over 100,000 homes.

2008-09-22 12:00:33

French electricity giant EDF's long-drawn GBP12.4 billion acquisition bid for the UK-based nuclear power generator British Energy could be finally sealed, accelerating the British government's nuclear ambitions.

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