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2013-12-06 12:24:05

BRUSSELS, December 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Top energy bosses have joined forces with senior government ministers in arguing the case for Gazprom's South Stream gas pipeline, stressing its value and potential economic benefit for Europe. by Martin Banks Critics say the pipeline will tighten Russia's grip on the European energy market while the European Union says that it currently fails to comply with EU energy and environmental laws. But a high-level...

2013-10-25 08:21:39

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, October 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Slovenian Minister of Infrastructure and Spatial Planning, Samo Omerzel, today gave full backing to the South Stream Pipeline. Speaking at a conference in Ljubljana, the Minister said, "The South Stream project is in the interest of Slovenia, as well as other participating countries, and the pipeline has the Slovenian Government's full support." The conference heard details about the current state of planning in...

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...

2013-05-01 08:22:34

LONDON, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr Peter Poptchev, National Coordinator for Nabucco West will be delivering a presentation at the Pipe Tech World Summit 2013 on Tuesday 18th June at the Hesperia Tower in Barcelona. This year's Summit is attracting the world's biggest pipeline projects in EMEA - onshore and offshore including: Blue Stream, CAIRN India, DNV, Fluxys SA, Nabucco, Nord Stream AG, Saudi Aramco and more. The Pipe Tech World Summit is the perfect platform to...

2013-04-09 12:22:22

EU-, US-backed Nabucco gasline project trails Russia's South Stream MOSCOW, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Eastern Europe unanimously placed its bet on the South Stream. Plain fact is that the new Europeans chose to protect their national interests in spite of all temptations and threats from Brussels and Washington. Now the South Stream business blueprint is complete and it is entering construction stage. By the end of 2018 the pipeline is planned to reach a transport...

2012-09-18 10:21:25

HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Kenny company MSi Kenny has been awarded a contract by Gazprom Avtomatizatsiya (Gazprom) to provide a modelling subsystem for the Portovaya compressor station (CS Portovaya) on the Russian coast of the Baltic Sea. The compressor station is part of the Gryazovets - Vyborg gas trunkline, which will improve gas supply in Russia's Northwest region and feed Russian gas to Europe via the Nord Stream pipeline. The modelling subsystem will...

2012-04-20 02:20:56

KYIV, Ukraine, April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Upon Gazprom's request Ukraine increased its daily transit capacity of Russian gas to the EU by 17.3 million cubic meters or about 7 percent, reported the Ukrainian state gas pipelines and gas depots operator - Ukrtransgas. The request is associated with temporary repairs at the Russian North Stream gas pipeline. Experts suggest that this is to confirm the importance of Ukrainian gas transport system (GTS) for Russia. The...

2011-09-19 04:42:00

KYIV, Ukraine, September 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych claims that the cost of the construction of the South Stream gas pipeline will decrease five times - from EUR 25 billion to EUR 5 billion - if the pipeline runs through southern Ukraine. Currently, the pipeline is designed to go through the Turkey's waters of the Black Sea. During his opening speech at the Yalta European Strategy 8th Annual Meeting on September 16, 2011, the...

2009-01-21 14:58:32

A Nord Stream gas pipeline running from Russia to Germany will diversify supply lines to Europe, a need underscored by a recent supply disruption, Russia said. The need to diversify routes of supplying gas from my country to EU member states has been underlined by this crisis, Russian ambassador Vladimir Chizhov told the EU Observer, referring to recent disruptions caused by a dispute between Russia and Ukraine. The new natural gas pipeline would be completed by 2011, the newspaper reported...

2009-01-13 08:23:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dresser-Rand Group Inc. ("Dresser-Rand" or the "Company") (NYSE: DRC) announced today that it has received two awards totaling over $200 million. The awards, which were booked in December 2008, include an order from Rolls Royce Power Engineering plc to supply DATUM compressors for Gazprom's Portovaya Station for approximately $108 million and an award from Petrobras Netherlands B.V. to supply power generation packages and services for the P-55...