Showing posts with label Crimea’s accession to Russia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Crimea’s accession to Russia. Show all posts

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

UK to buy gas from Russia despite Ukraine crisis

The UK is to continue to buy gas from Russia, despite Prime Minister David Cameron launching sanctions and threatening further action against Moscow over its annexation of Crimea and ongoing tensions over Ukraine.

Centrica, the parent company of British Gas, signed a three-year deal with Russian firm Gazprom Marketing & Trading to deliver 2.4 billion cubic meters of natural gas back in 2012 and the contract will begin this year in October.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Pipeline-Projekte und der Krim-Konflikt.(South-Stream Pipeline über die Krim)

Die Annexion der Krim durch Russland könnte direkte Auswirkungen auf die russischen Pipeline-Projekte in der Schwarzmeerregion haben. Russland versorgt Europa heute größtenteils über Gasleitungen, die durch die Ukraine laufen. Unsere Grafik zeigt: Alternative Pipeline-Projekte könnten jetzt über die Krim laufen.

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