Showing posts with label Russia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Russia. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Germany 'controlled' by Russia on gas, Trump says

Germany 'controlled' by Russia on gas
Germany is within the Russian sphere of influence because of its support for a Gazprom pipeline and dependency on Russian gas, the U.S. president said.

Friday, June 22, 2018

OPEC approves output rise of about 1 Mn barrels

OPEC approves output rise of about 1 Mn barrels
OPEC members have agreed on a combined increase in crude oil output of one million barrels per day, the oil minister of the cartel's kingpin Saudi Arabia said Friday.

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Turkey, Russia agree 10.25 pct natural gas discount, Ankara to get $1 bln payment-Erdogan

Turkey, Russia agree 10.25 pct natural gas discount
Turkey and Russia have reached a retroactive agreement for a 10.25 percent discount on the natural gas Ankara buys from Moscow, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday.

Monday, May 21, 2018

World's first floating nuclear power plant reaches Russia's Arctic for maiden mission

Akademik Lomonosov
The first sea-borne nuclear power plant made in Russia has been towed to the country’s Arctic port of Murmansk, ready to undertake its first mission, generating electricity in remote locations.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

We don't need your permission: Russia responds to US condemnation of Crimean Bridge

Crimean Bridge
Russia will not ask for anyone's permission to build infrastructure on its territory. This was the response to the US, which condemned the opening of the Kerch Strait bridge between Russia and Crimea.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Russia's Rosneft reaps rewards from higher oil prices

Russia's Rosneft
Russian oil company Rosneft said Monday its revenue increased more than 20 percent from last year, even as its production levels declined.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

L'Ukraine marque le 32e anniversaire de la catastrophe de Tchernobyl

la catastrophe de Tchernobyl
L'Ukraine commémorait jeudi le 32e anniversaire de la catastrophe de Tchernobyl, pire accident nucléaire de l'histoire qui a contaminé une bonne partie de l'Europe mais surtout l'Ukraine, le Bélarus et la Russie, alors républiques soviétiques.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

One of the world's longest gas pipelines from Russia to China almost complete

SILA SIBIRI PIPELINE
The construction of the 3,000km Power of Siberia gas pipeline or the eastern route, which is aimed to deliver Russian gas to China, will be completed by the end of the year.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Russia planning manned spaceflight to moon: Putin

Yuri Gagarin
Russia is actively implementing a lunar program through 2030, aiming to send astronauts to the moon, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, Russia's Cosmonautics Day.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

New 10 billion cubic meters gas field discovered in northern Russia

gas field discovered in northern Russia
The new Levogrubeyuskoye gas field with 10.319 billion cubic meters of natural gas reserves was discovered in the Republic of Komi in northern Russia.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Akkuyu nuclear plant construction to start in 2018: Erdogan

Akkuyu nuclear plant
Construction on Turkey's first nuclear power plant will begin in 2018, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday, adding that the plant's inauguration would be held "very soon" with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Russian gas deliveries to Europe safe unless Ukraine diverts supplies : Gazprom

Russian gas deliveries to Europe safe
The head of Russian energy giant Gazprom Aleksey Miller has guaranteed gas deliveries to Europe, as long as Ukraine doesn’t steal transit gas intended for the continent.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Putin orders inquiry into Russian plane crash

Russian plane crash
Russian emergency workers are searching snow-covered fields outside Moscow for clues after a fatal plane crash killed all 71 people on board.

Monday, January 29, 2018

US receives Russian LNG shipment, 2nd tanker reported on its way

Russia’s Yamal LNG
A French vessel carrying Russian liquefied natural gas docked in Boston on Sunday. Another tanker is reportedly on its way, despite Washington’s sanctions against Moscow and amid grand plans of conquering Europe’s gas market.

Friday, December 29, 2017

British trade group weighs domestic shale against Russian LNG

British trade group weighs domestic shale against Russian LNG
A British trade group said it's better to tap inland gas than be vulnerable to foreign suppliers, as a vessel docked with its first-ever cargo of Russian LNG.

Sunday, December 17, 2017

New space station crew members are en route after Sunday blastoff

International Space Station
Members of Expedition 54 are on their way to the International Space Station after the Russian Soyuz rocket and spacecraft successfully launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Sunday morning.

Friday, December 08, 2017

Satellite that burnt in atmosphere blamed for ruthenium-106 discharge

Chelyabinsk Region
A satellite that burnt in the atmosphere could have been the source of the radioactive isotope ruthenium-106 whose traces were registered in Russia and some European countries, according to the materials of a probe into the incident released on Friday.

Friday, November 24, 2017

Nuclear specialists to set up commission to find source of ruthenium-106

source of ruthenium-106
Nuclear industry specialists will set up a commission to find the source of origin of the radioactive ruthenium-106 detected by European and Russian environmental monitoring systems in the atmosphere, Russia’s civil nuclear power corporation Rosatom reported on Friday.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Russia says 'extremely high' radioactivity not from nuclear accident

Mayak nuclear facility
Russian authorities said an "extremely high" level of radioactive pollution was detected in the Ural mountains weeks ago -- but denied the contamination came from a nuclear accident.

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