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Wednesday, 29.03.2017, 18:09
One particular country’s interests will probably prevail in institutions supervised by the European Commission and the Nordstream 2 project will be found to be in line with EU laws, European Parliament member Roberts Zile told LETA.
Keyword tags: Construction, EU – Baltic States, EU – CIS, Gas, Gas Market , Russia
Eesti Gaas has started to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) also from Poland, in addition to Russia where it has been getting its LNG from so far, writes LETA/BNS.
AS Eesti Gaas sold 57.7 mln cubic meters of natural gas in February, 1.3 million cubic meters more than in February 2016, reports LETA/BNS.
Incukalns underground natural gas storage facility might be closed if a solution on financing its operational costs is not found, Conexus Baltic Grid natural gas transmission and storage operator’s representative Sandra Adamsone said LETA/BNS.
The import of natural gas to Estonia in February increased by 4.7% over February 2016 to 64.8 mln cubic meters, the transmission system operator Elering said LETA/BNS.
he wedge made by monopoly Latvijas Gaze (Latvian Gas) between the liberalized gas markets between Lithuania and Estonia will soon be removed – Latvia is the last of the three Baltic states to liberalize its gas market in a move that is expected to facilitate the trade among the countries, and Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy) holding hopes to offer gas at a better price than Latvijas Gaze, writes LETA/BNS.
With the European Commission's anti-trust probe into Gazprom's operations in Central and Eastern Europe nearing completion, the Russian gas giant has promised to remove barriers to the free flow of Russian gas in Lithuania and other countries in the region and to supply it at competitive prices, writes LETA/BNS.