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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
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

The company 50Hertz has announced that talks are ongoing to sell its shares in the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), owned by the Chinese government.

Analyses
2018-02-21
Konrad Popławski

On 31 January, Nord Stream 2 AG obtained the consent of the Mining Authority in Stralsund for the construction of the Nord Stream pipeline 2 in Germany.

Analyses
2018-02-07
Rafał Bajczuk
The US withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement: German reactions

On 1 June, President Donald Trump announced that the US would withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement signed in 2015. 

Analyses
2017-06-07
Rafał Bajczuk

The record volumes of gas supplied via the OPAL and Nord Stream pipeline have been accompanied by controversy over the rules for utilisation of the OPAL pipeline’s capacity.

OSW Commentary
2017-01-17
Agata Łoskot-Strachota

The European Commission published its winter package – a series of legislative proposals  regarding the EU energy and climate policies for 2020-2030. 

Analyses
2016-12-07
Rafał Bajczuk

European Commission announced its decision setting out the rules for increased utilisation by the Russian gas company Gazprom of the OPAL pipeline.

OSW Commentary
2016-11-09
Agata Łoskot-Strachota

The lobbying by CEOs of energy companies is intended to step up the scale of involvement of local politicians in supporting Nord Stream 2. 

Analyses
2016-09-21
Konrad Popławski

Natural gas, after crude oil, is the most important energy carrier in the German economy.

OSW Report
2016-08-22
Rafał Bajczuk

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