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Putin wins support for annexing Crimea

Putin wins support for annexing Crimea

THE ANNEXATION of Crimea is the biggest geopolitical challenge facing the European Union and [...]

Ukraine: Stepping stone for Russian ambitions

Ukraine: Stepping stone for Russian ambitions

RUSSIA, by signing documents ‘admitting’ Crimea into the Russian Federation has annexed territory [...]

Germany's energy policy could lead to fall in living standards

Germany's energy policy could lead to fall in living standards

WARNINGS of a ‘dramatic de-industrialisation’ if Germany’s Energiewende or energy transformation [...]

Rising costs of ‘alternative’ energy threaten German industry

Rising costs of ‘alternative’ energy threaten German industry

THE FUTURE of Germany’s economic strength is being challenged by the unresolved problems of rising [...]

Raising energy efficiency is one of Ukraine’s key challenges

Raising energy efficiency is one of Ukraine’s key challenges

UKRAINE has scaled down its gas imports from Russian energy giant Gazprom by 40 per cent since 2011 [...]

Ukraine’s gas deal locks it into Russia

Ukraine’s gas deal locks it into Russia

UKRAINE has reduced the cost of its gas supplies by a third - equivalent to US$4 billion a year - [...]

EU’s higher energy costs will drive jobs to US and China

EU’s higher energy costs will drive jobs to US and China

THE EUROPEAN Commission is doubling its targets to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 2030 in a new [...]

Russia wins battle for Ukraine’s loyalty

Russia wins battle for Ukraine’s loyalty

THE INCREASING geopolitical rivalry between the European Union and Russia has been starkly mapped [...]

Wide-ranging impact for Europe's energy supply security

Wide-ranging impact for Europe's energy supply security

BUILDING the TANAP and TAP pipelines will open a fourth major natural gas corridor for the European [...]

Russia’s pipeline expansion in stagnating market

Russia’s pipeline expansion in stagnating market

RUSSIA used less than half its total annual pipeline capacity of almost 250 bcm in providing gas to [...]

Russia’s challenge for direct access at European gas markets

Russia’s challenge for direct access at European gas markets

RUSSIA’S South Stream pipeline project - the most controversial in Europe - is widely seen as [...]

Russia targets East Asia’s rampant energy markets

Russia targets East Asia’s rampant energy markets

RUSSIA still holds the world’s largest proven reserves of conventional natural gas and may have the [...]

Russia’s dominance challenged in Europe’s energy market

Russia’s dominance challenged in Europe’s energy market

RUSSIA and its energy company Gazprom face huge challenges in the European Union. The EU is [...]

Russia’s hold Europe’s gas market is changing rapidly

Russia’s hold Europe’s gas market is changing rapidly

THE 28 countries in the European Union form the world’s largest energy importer with Russia its [...]

Azerbaijan is the winner in European pipeline race

Azerbaijan is the winner in European pipeline race

AZERBAIJAN can be seen as the biggest winner in the race to decide the route for the final leg of [...]

Nabucco-West pipeline's strategic advantages over rival Trans-Adriatic for European link

Nabucco-West pipeline's strategic advantages over rival Trans-Adriatic for European link

THE FINAL choice of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), from the Caspian Sea to Europe, by the Shah [...]

Gas consortium backs the Adriatic route to Europe

Gas consortium backs the Adriatic route to Europe

YEARS of corporate rivalry in the energy industry and international competition has ended with the [...]

Stability is the key to Croatia’s progress

Stability is the key to Croatia’s progress

CROATIA is strategically positioned, astride planned regional and trans-continental road, rail and [...]

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