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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
Troublesome Investment. The Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant in Astravyets

When Belarus embarked on the construction of its first nuclear power plant in Astravyets in 2012, the official objective was to significantly reduce the share played by imported Russian gas in the country’s electricity production.

OSW Studies
2018-07-09
Joanna Hyndle-Hussein
Szymon Kardaś
Kamil Kłysiński
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

On 28 February, Naftohaz announced that the Arbitral Tribunal in Stockholm had handed down a favourable ruling for the Ukrainian side in its dispute with Gazprom.

Analyses
2018-03-07
Szymon Kardaś
Wojciech Konończuk

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
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

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