EU Court dismisses Nord Stream 2 claims against European gas directive The actions brought against Directive 2019/692, which extends certain rules of the EU internal market in natural gas to pipelines from third countries, are inadmissible, the court ruled.
22:30, 20 May 2020
Germany refuses to exempt Russian Nord Stream 2 from EU Gas Directive rules For Nord Stream 2 AG, this may mean the pipeline can only be half loaded.
13:20, 15 May 2020
U.S. Energy Secretary: Russia not to be able to complete Nord Stream 2 construction on its own The official also signaled that the U.S. would press forward with its opposition to the project.
17:30, 16 February 2020
Another sinkhole appears after pipe burst outside Kyiv's shopping mall – media (Photo, video) Eyewitnesses could see steam coming out from the hole.
11:55, 14 January 2020
Kyiv mall flooded after hot water pipe bursts (Video) Shoppers posted videos of incoming water on ground floor before being evacuated.
22:00, 13 January 2020
Greece, Israel, Cyprus sign EastMed gas pipeline deal – media The energy ministers of Greece, Israel and Cyprus – Kostis Hatzidakis, Yuval Steinitz and Yiorgos Lakkotrypis – signed the final agreement on the pipeline at a ceremony in Athens.
10:21, 03 January 2020
Russia may use vessel docked in Pacific to finish Nord Stream 2: minister – Reuters Novak also said Nord Stream 2 was expected to be launched before the end of 2020.
16:47, 28 December 2019
Bloomberg: U.S. concedes defeat on gas pipeline it sees as Russian threat Senior U.S. administration officials, who asked not to be identified discussing the administration's take on the project, said sanctions that passed Congress on Tuesday as part of a defense bill are too late to have any effect.
15:55, 18 December 2019
Ukraine, Slovakia GTS ready to ensure Russian gas supplies to Europe instead of OPAL – Kobolyev The two countries' gas transmission systems can easily cope with the task.
13:42, 17 September 2019
U.S. gas for Ukraine: Expert names three main problems A number of other documents have to be signed so that intentions come true.
11:09, 05 September 2019
Senator Cruz says U.S. has ability to halt Nord Stream 2 – media The pipeline – which will double Germany's imports of Russian gas – was more than 70 percent complete as of the beginning of August.
10:18, 04 September 2019
Danish delay threatens Nord Stream 2 progress – Financial Times Gazprom had been pumping record volumes of gas into underground storage tanks in Europe, which signaled that the company would enter the peak demand period without either the Ukraine transit route or Nord Stream 2.
10:40, 29 July 2019
Ukraine mulls expanding Russia sanctions The next round of sanctions concern a number of legal entities involved in the construction of the Krasnodar Area-Crimea gas pipeline and the illegal production of hydrocarbons in the seized Ukrainian fields.
12:45, 25 July 2019
U.S. Congress publishes list of sanctions over provision of vessels for Nord Stream 2 construction The sanctions may concern companies that provide the relevant services.
12:58, 03 June 2019
Ukrtransnafta resumes oil transit to Europe Transit of oil via Ukrainian territory was temporarily halted on April 25 after European consumers refused to accept Russian oil with a high content of organic chlorides.
19:53, 11 May 2019
Nord Stream 2 AG submits 3rd application to get permission for gas pipeline construction in Danish EEZ The application was filed based on the decision made by the Danish Energy Agency on March 26, 2019.
12:00, 16 April 2019
Denmark: No decision yet on Russian-German pipeline – AP If the routes are rejected, Gazprom would have to make alternate plans that would be more costly and delay the project.
14:00, 07 March 2019
EU amendments on Nord Stream 2 may lead to Russia's more aggressive behavior – Ukraine's MFA Additional sanctions may be imposed to increase pressure on Russia.
16:20, 14 February 2019
EU agrees on amendments to Gas Directive, which will regulate, among others, Nord Stream 2 The new rules will increase competition between gas suppliers and increase energy security throughout the EU.
13:29, 13 February 2019