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Work starts on Nord Stream 2’s construction

On 5 September, the Nord Stream 2 company began laying the first pipes in the Gulf of Finland, thus marking the start of the gas pipeline’s construction. 

Analyses
2018-09-12
Agata Łoskot-Strachota
Expansion at the state’s expense: Novatek as a driving engine of the Russian LNG sector

A deal for France’s Total to acquire a 10% stake in the Arctic LNG 2 project for US$2.55 billion was struck during the International Economic Forum in Saint Petersburg.

OSW Commentary
2018-06-28
Szymon Kardaś
Nord Stream 2 divides the West

In recent weeks the US has stepped up its campaign against the Nord Stream 2 project. 

OSW Commentary
2018-06-18
Agata Łoskot-Strachota
Rafał Bajczuk
Szymon Kardaś
Ukrainian-Russian gas co-operation has been revised | Photo credit: Shutterstock

The awards by the Arbitral Tribunal have radically changed the model of Ukrainian-Russian gas relations.

OSW Commentary
2018-03-07
Szymon Kardaś
Tadeusz Iwański

On 2nd March the CEO of Gazprom CEO, Alexei Miller, announced that two gas agreements with the Ukrainian company Naftogaz would be terminated.

Analyses
2018-03-07
Szymon Kardaś
Russia: growing influence in Egypt

Vladimir Putin visited Cairo on 11 December. The main effect of the visit was the signing of four contracts linked to the construction of the El Dabaa nuclear power plant. 

Analyses
2017-12-13
Witold Rodkiewicz

On 27 September, the legal service of the Council of the EU issued a legal opinion on the EC’s proposal to the EU Council for permission to start negotiations with Russia. 

Analyses
2017-10-04
Szymon Kardaś
Rafał Bajczuk
A region with special needs

Although in the 1990s the Russian Far East was not an important region in Russian central government’s internal policy, when Vladimir Putin assumed the presidency it was declared strategically significant.

OSW Studies
2017-07-04
Szymon Kardaś

Thirteen ministers responsible for energy issues representing various EU member states – Italy, Portugal and Central and Eastern European and Scandinavian countries – took part in the discussion on the proposed mandate.

Analyses
2017-06-28
Agata Łoskot-Strachota

On 24 April in Paris, Nord Stream 2 AG signed agreements regarding the financing of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline construction project.

Analyses
2017-04-26
Rafał Bajczuk
Szymon Kardaś
Agata Łoskot-Strachota

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