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2013-06-08 23:01:45

“Pipeline Industry to 2017 — Rising Global Energy Demand and Increased Shale Gas Exploration Encouraging Growth” is the new research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 The gradual phasing out of nuclear power in Europe is expected to result in increased natural gas consumption. Following the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Germany and Switzerland announced that their nuclear power plants would be closed by 2022 and 2034 respectively. As...

2010-10-06 09:00:00

DALLAS, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Momentis, a wholly-owned subsidiary of leading North American energy services company Just Energy, announced today it is expanding its services into Illinois. The announcement follows Momentis' entry into the New York, Ohio and Ontario, Canada markets. Natural gas customers who reside in Peoples Gas, Northshore Gas and Nicor service areas will have the option to switch their natural gas service to Just Energy. "Illinois is an important new market for...

2009-05-08 07:25:55

Rising shale gas production in the United States and Canada as well as potential natural gas supplies from Iraq could be pivotal in curbing Russia's ability to organize an "energy weapon" against European consumers, according to a new study released today by Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy. The study, "Russia and the Caspian States and the Global Energy Balance," examines Russia's evolving energy relations with its Caspian neighbors, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting...

2008-10-23 09:00:32

Russian gas major Gazprom has reported operating profit of RUB365.63 billion for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008, compared to RUB209.79 billion for the same period of 2007. The company reported net natural gas sales of RUB595.79 billion for the three months ended March 31, 2008, a 39% increase compared to the same period of 2007. Net sales of oil and gas products increased by RUB56.59 billion, or 54%, in the three months ended March 31, 2008. The increase was mainly due to the...

2008-10-06 15:00:34

Excerpt from report by Russian state news agency RIA Novosti Moscow, 6 October: The general scheme for the gas industry of Russia until the year 2030 does not include in its export forecasts any gas supplies to China due to a number of factors which question its effectiveness, a draft document in the possession of RIA Novosti says. The main developer of the general scheme is Gazprom. The document notes that the organization of supplies of natural gas under the Altay project is accompanied...

2008-09-29 12:00:35

Russian gas monopoly Gazprom's management committee has announced that it is considering data with regard to providing independent gas producers with non-discriminatory access to the Unified Gas Supply System. The management committee has said that the access should be granted based on the principles aimed at meeting Gazprom's obligations concerning reliable gas supply to Russian consumers, stable operation and development of the Unified Gas Supply System (UGSS), development of federal gas...

2008-09-25 15:00:49

Text of report by Croatian newspaper Vjesnik website on 20 September [Report by Zeljko Buksa: "In the Next 12 Years, Croatia Must Double Its Production of Electric Power"] The draft energy strategy will be completed in two to three weeks. It is necessary to secure containers for storing strategic oil and petroleum products reserves, the investments into which have been estimated to about 160 million euros. The three main aims of the new energy strategy are supply security,...

2008-09-12 12:00:30

Russia is likely to use its energy resources to exert pressure on Georgia, Georgian newspaper 24 Saati has said. The newspaper noted that the Georgian government is "optimistic" ahead of the coming winter as the country no longer relies on the import of electricity, while natural gas is imported from a number of different sources. The newspaper warned, however, that Russia is likely to use the question of Nagornyy Karabakh to exert pressure on Azerbaijan which is Georgia's main supplier of...

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