Search: Natural gas,Gas,Russia (2 materials)

Against the odds: The USSR and East-West Germany energy relations

... natural gas in the country not only supported the rapidly growing German economy, but it also helped in cutting down greenhouse gas emissions through the substitution of coal with the more eco-friendly natural gas. Nevertheless, low coal prices continue to make coal an attractive energy source for Germany, even nowadays. The case ... ... pressure from the US, just to name a few. Nevertheless, one way or another the crisis will be solved and leaders from Europe and Russia should acknowledge that the cooperation between Russia and European states is a natural one that should be encouraged and ...

06.06.2016

Germany and Russia Intensify Gas Cooperation Despite Political Tension

... oil and gas in the southern parts of the North Sea. This share equals approximate annual revenues of $13.6 billion (2014 income statement reference). BASF Wintershall in turn will gain around 25% of western Siberia’s Urengoy fields, with proven natural gas reserves of 275 bcm. The alliance between Gazprom, E.ON Ruhrgas and BASF Wintershall allowed for the latter two to gain access to Russian upstream activities, which has guaranteed their long-term access to natural resources and has further reinforced the security of supply to Germany. In 2016 Gazprom Neft signed an advanced oil recovery contract with BASF’s subsidiary Wintershall....

27.05.2016

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    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
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    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
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    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
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    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
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