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Germany Stops Certification of Nord Stream 2

The German government stops the certification of the Nord Stream 2 projects after Russia recognizes the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR). This was stated on Tuesday, February 22, by German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.  “The situation today is radically different, and therefore, in the light of recent developments, we must re-evaluate it, however,

Nord Stream 2: Ready for Operation

Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller told Russian President Vladimir Putin that Nord Stream-2 is fully ready for commissioning. Prior to that, Miller said that the second line of the pipeline was filled with gas.  “Dear Vladimir Vladimirovich, the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline is ready to work,” Miller said. The operator Nord Stream 2 AG clarified that

Ukraine Puts All Efforts to Stop Nord Stream 2

A top Ukrainian energy executive has claimed that Kiev has a plan to obstruct the launch of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, which will bring gas from Russia to Germany through the Baltic Sea.   The Chairman of the Board of state-owned energy firm Naftogaz, Yuri Vitrenko, wrote on Facebook that “we have a plan for

Europe Postponed Nord Stream 2 Launch, Again

The launch of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline is being postponed due to German bureaucracy, as the Federal Network Agency of Germany has suspended the certification of the project.  As it turns out, gas quotes in Europe soared by almost 17 per cent in a day and for the first time since mid-October broke