Ukraine Energy Crisis


Commission Welcomes Decision on the Use of Proceeds from Immobilized Russian Assets
Ukraine >> 5/21/2024 - The Commission welcomes the formal decision taken in the General Affairs Council on the Commission's and High Representative's proposal to use the proceeds from immobilised Russian assets for Ukraine....
Update 228 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 5/16/2024 - A new team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency arrived at Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) today, crossing the frontline to reach the site as part of the IAEA’s ind...
Update 226 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 5/3/2024 - International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) experts reported hearing over 100 rounds of gunfire in the vicinity of the Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) on Tuesday, allegedly in response...
EU Allocates €4.5M for 324 Ukrainian Scientists' Projects to Pursue Their Research
Ukraine >> 5/2/2024 - To provide continuous support to Ukrainian research, the Commission has tripled the initial budget of the EURIZON Fellowship Programme to €4.5 million under Horizon Europe. Russia's invasion of Ukrain...
Minister for Europe to underline UK Support Amid Growing Russian Aggression
United Kingdom >> 4/30/2024 - - Nusrat Ghani to meet with Moldovan Foreign Minister, Mihai Pop?oi, in London
- will reaffirm UK’s unwavering support to Moldova, who remain on ‘front line’ of Russia’s disinformation war
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Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson on Record Post-Winter Gas Storage Levels in Europe
Ukraine >> 4/12/2024 - Europe is emerging from its second winter since Russia's illegal invasion of Ukraine. Despite many fears, we have emerged stronger than before, with greater energy security and solidarity, and a clean...
Update 218 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 3/28/2024 - The conflict is continuing to endanger nuclear safety and security in Ukraine, with military activity taking place near the country’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) in the south, air raid ala...
Hamburg Port Alliance Brings Relief Supplies to Odessa
Ukraine >> 3/28/2024 - The "Hamburg-Odessa Port Bridge" action alliance, consisting of several Hamburg aid organisations, companies and associations, sent urgently needed relief supplies to Odessa. The recipient is a childr...
Update 217 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 3/26/2024 - Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) lost the connection to its last remaining main power line for almost five hours today amid reports of widespread military action in Ukraine, once agai...
EU Leaders discuss support for Ukraine
Ukraine >> 3/25/2024 - President von der Leyen participated last Thursday and Friday in the meeting of the European Council that brought together the 27 Heads of State or Government. ...
Commission Proposes Increased Tariffs on Russian & Belarusian Grain Products
Russia >> 3/22/2024 - The European Commission is today proposing to increase the tariffs on imports into the EU of cereals, oilseeds, and derived products (‘grain products') from Russia and Belarus, including wheat, maize,...
Commission Disburses First €4.5B of Bridge Financing to Ukraine
Ukraine >> 3/20/2024 - The Commission has disbursed the first €4.5 billion of support under the EU's new Ukraine Facility. Through this exceptional bridge financing, the EU is providing much needed liquidity to Ukraine, to ...
EIB President Welcomes Prime to Support Cooperation in Key Sectors
Ukraine >> 3/19/2024 - - The visit of the Ukrainian delegation, led by Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal, focused on the implementation of joint initiatives for recovery and reconstruction.
- It was followed by the signat...
Update 216 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 3/15/2024 - Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) has regained access to its only remaining back-up power line, following an outage of more than three weeks that once again underlined persistent nucle...
Director General Grossi Statement on Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant
Ukraine >> 2/21/2024 - In view of the continued volatile situation around Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP), IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi today reiterated his call for maximum restraint and s...
IFC & JBIC Sign MOU to Collaborate in Common Regions of Operation
Ukraine >> 2/19/2024 - To strengthen collaboration and explore opportunities in their common regions of operation, including Ukraine, IFC and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) renewed a memorandum of under...
Updated Ukraine Recovery & Reconstruction Needs Assessment
Ukraine >> 2/15/2024 - After almost two years of Russia's full scale invasion of Ukraine, an updated joint Rapid Damage and Needs Assessment (RDNA3) released today by the Government of Ukraine, the World Bank Group, the Eu...
Update 212 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/14/2024 - Ukraine's Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) has lost the connection to its last back-up external power line, once again underlining the fragile nuclear safety and security situation at the site,...
Update 211 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/13/2024 - International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) experts are continuing to closely monitor the staffing situation at Ukraine's Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP), Director General Rafael Mariano Gross...
Nasdaq and the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine Sign Collaborative Agreement
Ukraine >> 2/12/2024 - Nasdaq and the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to support Ukraine’s efforts to strengthen its economy and capital markets.
Update 210 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/8/2024 - Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi took stock of the nuclear safety and security situation at Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) in person this week as part of the ongoing efforts o...
Update 209 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/1/2024 - Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) travels to Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) next week to discuss and assess important issues an...
Cadogan Energy Announces Operations Update
Ukraine >> 1/29/2024 - Cadogan Energy Solutions plc ("Cadogan"), the London Stock Exchange listed independent company is pleased to provide the following operational update post year end. ...
Update 208 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 1/26/2024 - The nuclear safety and security situation at Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) remains extremely fragile with “very real” potential dangers of a major accident, Director General Rafael...
IAEA Director General Statement to United Nations Security Council
Ukraine >> 1/25/2024 - I thank the President of the Security Council in allowing me the opportunity today to update you on IAEA activities concerning nuclear safety, security and safeguards in Ukraine. I also thank the Coun...
Update 206 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 1/21/2024 - International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) experts were yesterday granted access to the reactor hall of unit 6 of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) after previously having not been give...
Commission Approves €126M to Support Romanian Ports due to Russia's War
Romania >> 1/11/2024 - The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a €126 million Romanian scheme to support investments in ports facing increased trade flows after Russia's war against Ukraine. The mea...
Update 204 - IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 1/3/2024 - Following discussions with the International Atomic Energy Agency, Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) has taken action to ensure an immediate supply of back-up electricity in case its m...
EIB Delivers €3M for Energy-Efficient Upgrades in Three Ukrainian Cities
Ukraine >> 12/28/2023 - - Zaporizhzhia, Kamianske and Lutsk will make energy-saving renovations to 18 public facilities for healthcare and education.
- The new funding will fuel Ukraine’s green reconstruction, enhanci...
EU Sends Additional 500 Power Generators to Ukraine
Ukraine >> 12/22/2023 - The EU is mobilising a further 500 power generators from its strategic rescEU reserves to strengthen Ukraine's energy resilience.

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IFC & the European Union Partner with Credit Agricole to Empower Ukrainian Businesses
Ukraine >> 12/21/2023 - - New €40 million equivalent risk-sharing facility to bolster smaller enterprises
- IFC to share 50 percent of potential losses on the facility portfolio, thanks to support of EU's EFSD+ Guaran...
Delivering Electrification for Climate & Energy Security
Belgium >> 12/14/2023 - The next five years will make or break the EU climate and energy agenda. Against a tapestry of rising geopolitical tensions, supply chain bottlenecks, worsening climate change and a cost-of-living cri...
EBRD and IFC co-invest in Ukrainian-Founded EdTech Leader Preply
Ukraine >> 12/11/2023 - - EBRD and IFC provide $10 million alongside Horizon Capital to Preply, a global EdTech company specializing in online language learning
- New funds will support future research and product dev...
Naftogaz CEO Discusses 2024 Cooperation Priorities with G7 & EU Partners
Ukraine >> 11/23/2023 - Naftogaz CEO Oleksiy Chernyshov met with G7 and EU ambassadors in Kyiv on 23 November to discuss cooperation priorities for 2024.

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Naftogaz Raises EUR 200M from EBRD to Strengthen Ukraine's Energy Security
Ukraine >> 11/22/2023 - Naftogaz has raised EUR 200 million from the EBRD to strengthen Ukraine’s energy security. The corresponding agreement was signed by Naftogaz Chairman of the Board Oleksiy Chernyshov and the Managing ...
Commission Approves €3B Aid to Support Energy Companies in Context of Russia's War
Austria >> 11/17/2023 - The European Commission has approved an approximately €3 billion Austrian scheme to support companies facing increased energy costs in the context of Russia's war against Ukraine. The scheme was appro...
GAZ-SYSTEM & GAS TRANSMISSION Launched Consultations on Project between Poland & Ukraine
Ukraine >> 10/31/2023 - Public consultations for incremental capacity project at the state border between Poland and Ukraine were initiated in accordance with Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/459 of 16 March 2017 establishing...
Russia Once Again Attacked One of DTEK Energy's Thermal Power Plants
Ukraine >> 10/23/2023 - In the middle of the night of October 22, one of DTEK Energy's thermal power plants was again targeted with russian missiles. No casualties have been reported. The plant’s equipment, however, got dama...
DTEK Renewables Awarded by UN Global Compact Ukraine
Ukraine >> 10/18/2023 - The United Nations Global Compact in Ukraine issued an award to DTEK Renewables for constructing the first stage of Tyligulska windfarm (114 MW) amid russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

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Commission Approves €5B to Support Energy Producers in the Context of Russia's War
Czech Republic >> 7/26/2023 - The European Commission has approved a €5 billion (CZK 125 billion) Czech scheme to support large energy producers in the context of Russia's war against Ukraine. The scheme was approved under the Sta...
Update on SLB's Russia Operations
Russia >> 7/14/2023 - SLB today announced that it is halting shipments of products and technology into Russia from all SLB facilities worldwide in response to the continued expansion of international sanctions. This follow...
Westinghouse Strengthens Nuclear Safety in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 6/13/2023 - Westinghouse Electric Company announced today it has signed a contract with Energoatom to design, manufacture and deliver Long-Term Containment Cooling Systems as part of the modernization of Rivne Nu...
IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 5/22/2023 - Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) lost all external power for several hours this morning, underlining the extremely precarious nuclear safety and security situation at the facility and...
Peninsula Statement on Russia
Russia >> 4/27/2023 - Peninsula prides itself on its approach to international sanctions compliance and we are often at the forefront of these matters. It is a subject that we take seriously.

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Russia Places Unipro under State Administration
Russia >> 4/26/2023 - Russia published a presidential decree allowing the authorities to introduce temporary administration for assets owned by certain foreign companies in Russia, apparently including Uniper. Uniper is cu...
Energoatom & Holtec International to Deploy SMR-160 Reactors in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 4/21/2023 - Ukraine’s SE National Nuclear Energy Generating Company “Energoatom” and Holtec International signed a Cooperation Agreement that envisions implementation of the first SMR-160 Pilot Project with the g...
Commission Approves €3.5B French Scheme to Support Small Companies in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 4/4/2023 - The European Commission has approved a €3.5 billion French scheme to support small and medium-sized enterprises (‘SMEs') and microenterprises in the context of Russia's war against Ukraine. The scheme...
ENTSO-E to Support Ukraine through a New Agreement on Emergency Energy Assistance
Ukraine >> 3/29/2023 - Today marks the entry into force of the new energy agreement for emergency support to the Ukrainian electricity transmission system operator (TSO), Ukrenergo. This new energy agreement establishes the...
AFC Energy Launches New Advanced "Ammonia to Hydrogen" Cracker Technology
United Kingdom >> 3/23/2023 - AFC Energy has launched its new ammonia cracker technology platform – an innovative new hydrogen generation solution that aims to unlock the value of ammonia as a hydrogen carrier fuel across European...
Shell Completes Withdrawal from Interest in Salym Petroleum in Russia
Russia >> 3/3/2023 - Shell Salym Development B.V. – a subsidiary of Shell plc – has completed the withdrawal from its 50 per cent interest in the Salym project, which had been jointly developed with Gazprom Neft, a subsid...
Commission Welcomes Enel's Donation of 3Sun solar PV Panels to Ukraine
Ukraine >> 3/3/2023 - By launching the project “Ray of hope” with Enel, the Commission is taking a first step as part of the wider initiative announced by President von der Leyen on donations of solar panels to Ukraine d...
Ignitis Group to Allocate 10% of Last Year’s Additional Profit as Aid to Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/28/2023 - The war that Russia started in Ukraine a year ago has had disastrous effects, first and foremost, on the people of Ukraine, who have had to flee their homes or forgo even the basics of a life with dig...
DOE’S One Year of Supporting Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/24/2023 - Energy has been weaponized by Russia against Ukraine and Europe, which has only grown more concerning since the beginning of their aggression in Ukraine. Russian forces have directly targeted energy i...
EQT Donates Production Equipment to Ukraine
Ukraine >> 2/22/2023 - EQT Corporation (EQT), the largest producer of natural gas in the United States, announced that the Company donated oil and gas production equipment to JSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya, Ukraine's largest gas pr...
Westwood Insight – UK & Norway Exploration and Production Outlook for 2023
United Kingdom >> 2/22/2023 - 2022 was a turbulent year for the oil and gas industry that was dominated by the invasion of Russia on Ukraine. This had an immediate effect on the global economy and markets, with commodity prices so...
Netherlands No Longer Dependent on Russian Energy
Netherlands/Holland >> 2/10/2023 - Almost a year after Russia invaded Ukraine, the Netherlands has virtually stopped importing energy from Russia. The only exception is Russian liquified natural gas (LNG), which is transported not by p...
Karpowership & Ukraine Sign Energy Cooperation MOU to Ease Power Crisis
Ukraine >> 1/26/2023 - Karpowership has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with state-owned trader JSC Energy Company of Ukraine (ECU) to enhance electricity supply cooperation and to fast track the use of floating power ...
UKOG Meets with Energy Minister Rt Hon Graham Stuart
United Kingdom >> 1/26/2023 - Stephen Sanderson, chief executive of UK Oil & Gas PLC and its wholly owned subsidiary UK Energy Storage ("UKEn"), enjoyed an encouraging meeting in Parliament with the Minister of State for Energy an...
Wintershall Dea Approved a Principle Decision to Exit Russia
Russia >> 1/18/2023 - The Wintershall Dea Supervisory Board approved a principle decision by the Management Board to exit Russia. As a consequence, Wintershall Dea intends to fully exit Russia in an orderly manner complyin...
Enwell Energy Announces Quarterly Operations Update
Ukraine >> 1/12/2023 - Enwell Energy plc (ENW), the AIM-quoted oil and gas exploration and production group, provides an update on its operational activities in Ukraine, where it operates the Mekhediviska-Golotvshinska (MEX...
DTEK Renewables Resumes Generation at the Tryfonivska SPP after the Occupation
Ukraine >> 1/12/2023 - Liberated from the occupiers, the Tryfonivska SPP is gradually resuming the production of electricity in the energy system of Ukraine, including providing energy needs of settlements in the Kherson re...
Enwell Energy Announces New Natural Resources Legislation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 1/4/2023 - Enwell Energy plc (ENW), notes that new legislation relating to the natural resources sector has been enacted in Ukraine, which may adversely affect the Company's hydrocarbon extraction licences in ...
GTT Ceasing its Activities in Russia
Russia >> 1/2/2023 - As stated in several press releases issued in 2022, GTT is involved in Russia in the tank design of 15 ice-breaking LNG carriers under construction by the Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex (Zvezda), as well...
Commission Approves €3B to Support Polish Gas Market Companies in the Context of War
Poland >> 12/22/2022 - The European Commission has approved a €3 billion Polish scheme to support companies active in the Polish gas market in the context of Russia's war against Ukraine. The scheme was approved under the S...
EU Approves the Acquisition of the Sole Ownership of SEFE by the German Federal
Germany >> 12/21/2022 - The EU Commission approved further capital measures that enable SEFE Securing Energy for Europe (“SEFE”) to operate as an integrated gas midstream company and continue to ensure security of supply for...
Energinet Called on Gasunie Deutschland to Allocate the LNG Capacities
Germany >> 12/20/2022 - The gas systems in Europe and particularly in Germany are affected by changed gas flows after the Ukraine war. The previous deliveries of gas from the east are now largely replaced by deliveries of ga...
EnBW, Jointly with other VNG Shareholders, Decides Equity Increase for VNG
Germany >> 12/15/2022 - EnBW, which holds 74.21% of VNG, together with VNG’s other shareholders – VNG Verwaltungs- und Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH (21.58%; VUB) and OEW Energie-Beteiligungs mbH (4.21%; OEW) – adopted a reso...
REPowerEU Rules on Accelerated Permitting Apply to all Energy Storage
Ukraine >> 12/15/2022 - The European Parliament, in plenary session, voted on the REPowerEU amendments to the Renewable Energy, Energy Performance of Buildings and Energy Efficiency Directives. Unveiled in May, the objective...
Gas Consumption in Finland Close to Available Technical Transmission Capacity
Finland >> 12/13/2022 - The cold weather conditions of the last few weeks have significantly increased gas consumption in Finland. During the past autumn, gas consumption in Finland has been at a level of 20-25 GWh/day, but ...
API Signs New Agreement to Support Critical Energy Sector in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 12/13/2022 - The American Petroleum Institute and the State Enterprise “Ukrainian Scientific Center for Standardization, Certification and Quality Problems” (SE “UkrNDNC”) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU...
€370M for Ukraine’s Electricity Company from EBRD & the Netherlands
Ukraine >> 12/13/2022 - - EBRD-led package will support Ukraine electricity transmission company in urgent repairs
- USA will guarantee half a €300 million EBRD loan; Netherlands to make €70 million grant
- Lend...
EBRD & Energy Community Secretariat to Strengthen Cooperation in Support of Ukraine
Ukraine >> 12/13/2022 - The EBRD and Energy Community Secretariat are strengthening their joint emergency support for Ukraine’s energy sector. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was agreed on the margins of the internationa...
TotalEnergies Decides to Withdraw its Directors from Novatek
Russia >> 12/12/2022 - Further to its principles of conduct defined for its activities in relation to Russia, published on March 22, 2022, TotalEnergies has gradually started to withdraw from its Russian assets while ensuri...
bp’s Position in Russia
Russia >> 12/9/2022 - bp would like to confirm the current status of its business and interests in Russia.
bp is exiting Russia.
On 27 February 2022, bp’s board decided that bp would exit its 19.75% shareholdi...
Alexander Novak Holds 34th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting
Russia >> 12/4/2022 - Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak co-chaired the 34th OPEC and non-OPEC ministerial meeting. The participating countries reaffirmed the decision of the previous meeting of 5 October 2022 to reduce...
Norway Provides NOK 2B in Grants to Ukraine’s Naftogaz via the EBRD
Ukraine >> 11/21/2022 - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Government of Norway have joined forces to assist Ukraine’s state-owned gas company, Naftogaz (NAK), so it can supply energy to Ukra...
IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
Ukraine >> 11/20/2022 - Repeated shelling at the site of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) evening and this morning damaged buildings, systems and equipment, with some of the explosions occurring near the rea...
Commission Approves €225.6M German Measure to Support Energy Company SEFE GmbH
Germany >> 11/12/2022 - The European Commission has approved a €225.6 million German aid measure to support SEFE Securing Energy for Europe GmbH (‘SEFE GmbH'), previously Gazprom Germania GmbH, currently placed under the tru...
Enwell Energy Provides an Update on Legal Challenge to Validity of SC Licence
Ukraine >> 11/4/2022 - Enwell Energy plc (ENW), the AIM-quoted oil and gas exploration and production group, provides an update regarding further Ukrainian legal proceedings in respect of its Svystunivsko-Chervonolutskyi ex...
Equinor Announces Third Quarter 2022
Norway >> 10/28/2022 - Equinor delivered adjusted earnings* of USD 24.3 billion and USD 6.72 billion after tax in the third quarter of 2022. Net operating income was USD 26.1 billion and the net income was reported at USD...
Solar Power is the Fastest Way to Reduce Europe's Dependency on Russian Gas
Russia >> 10/25/2022 - The expansion of solar power in Europe is growing rapidly due to increased renewable energy ambitions and the need to reduce dependence on Russian gas. Statkraft’s Low Emissions Scenario now shows tha...
EBRD Commits up to €3B to Ukraine
Ukraine >> 10/24/2022 - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will commit up to €3 billion over 2022-2023 to help Ukraine’s businesses and economy keep functioning. ...
Canada & EBRD Join Forces to Support Ukraine’s Naftogaz
Ukraine >> 10/14/2022 - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Government of Canada continue their partnership to support Ukraine’s state-owned gas company, Naftogaz (NAK), so it can deliver crit...
Energy Crisis Reinforcing Two Speed Energy Transition in Short Term
Norway >> 10/13/2022 - The heightened focus on energy security and the rising cost of energy is reinforcing the difference in decarbonization speed between Europe and the rest of the world – according to the sixth edition o...
EBRD & United Kingdom Join Forces to Back Ukrenergo
Ukraine >> 10/13/2022 - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is joining forces with the government of the United Kingdom to back Ukraine’s electricity transmission company Ukrenergo, helping to keep th...
Gazprom Announces Gas Cooperation with Hungary Reviewed
Russia >> 10/12/2022 - A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Peter Szijjarto, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary, took place at Russian Energy Week Internat...
Gazprom and Republic of Tatarstan Sign Regional Program for Gas Supply
Russia >> 10/12/2022 - Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Rustam Minnikhanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan, today signed the program for gas supply and gas infrastructure expansion of...
Commission Approves €2B Italian Guarantee for Reinsurance of NG Trade Credit Risk
Italy >> 10/3/2022 - The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a €2 billion Italian scheme for the reinsurance of natural gas and electricity trade credit risk in the context of Russia's war agains...
Launch of the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria
Greece >> 10/1/2022 - The Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) was inaugurated at the opening ceremony in Sofia, Bulgaria. This event marks the end of the IGB construction, a key route to carry gas from the Trans-Adriatic ...
Commission Approves €450M German Measure to Replace Electricity Generation
Germany >> 9/30/2022 - The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a temporary German measure to enable five lignite-fired power plants to be on stand-by and ready to be activated to the extent needed in...
Pressure Drop on Both Strings of the Nord Stream Gas Pipeline
Sweden >> 9/27/2022 - The significant pressure drop caused by the gas leak on both lines of the gas pipeline registered leads to a strong assumption of the pipeline physical damage. Nord Stream AG immediately informed the ...
German Government Takeover Trust from Rosneft Considers Schwedt Refinery
Germany >> 9/16/2022 - It was published in the Federal Gazette that Rosneft Germany will be placed under trustee administration. The Federal Network Agency assumes the function of a trustee in accordance with the Energy Sec...
Halliburton Completes Sale of Russia Operations
Russia >> 9/8/2022 - Halliburton Company (HAL) announced it completed the sale of its Russia operations to a Russia-based management team made up of former Halliburton employees. As a result, Halliburton no longer conduct...
Offshore Energies UK Responds to the Nation’s New Energy Security Plan
United Kingdom >> 9/8/2022 - OEUK responded to Prime Minister Liz Truss’s statement and her announcement of new measures to shield consumers from the surge in energy prices following Russia’s actions in Ukraine and subsequent sup...
Gazprom Announces Gas Production & Supplies Results of Eight Months
Russia >> 9/1/2022 - In January-August 2022, Gazprom, according to preliminary data, produced 288.1 billion cubic meters. m of gas. This is 14.6% (49.1 billion cubic meters) less than last year. Demand for the company's g...
A.P. Moller-Maersk Divests its Share in Global Ports
Russia >> 8/29/2022 - A.P. Moller-Maersk’s (Maersk) terminals business, APM Terminals (APMT) has entered into an agreement to divest its 30.75% shareholding in Global Ports Investments PLC (GPI) to long-standing partner De...
TotalEnergies Sells 49% Interest in Termokarstovoye Gas Field to Novatek
TotalEnergies Sells 49% Interest in Termokarstovoye Gas Field to Novatek Russia >> 8/26/2022 - TotalEnergies publicly shared its principles of conduct for its Russian related business. TotalEnergies reiterated its firmest condemnation of Russia's military aggression against Ukraine and stated t...
TotalEnergies Does Not Produce Kerosene for the Russian Army
Russia >> 8/24/2022 - First off, TotalEnergies once again firmly condemns Russia's military aggression against Ukraine, which has tragic consequences for the Ukrainian population and threatens peace in Europe. To act respo...
Reduced Russian Gas Deliveries Impact Uniper’s Results in the H1 of 2022
Germany >> 8/17/2022 - Uniper recorded adjusted EBIT of –€564 million in the first half of the 2022 financial year (H1 2021: €580 million). ...
Statement about Honeywell Business in Russia and Belarus
Russia >> 8/16/2022 - In response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, we have decided to wind down our existing businesses and operations in Russia. Our number one priority is the safety and security of our employees and p...
ENGIE is Acting to Address the Energy Problem
France >> 7/29/2022 - Since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, ENGIE has been actively supporting consumers and the economy. ...
Latvijas Gaze Statement on Natural Gas Supplies
Russia >> 7/29/2022 - In the course of its business, the JSC “Latvijas Gaze” purchases natural gas from other suppliers, paying in the EUR currency as required under the regulatory framework effective in Latvia. There are ...
Cub Energy Declares the Execution of a Final Agreement for the Tysagaz Sale
Ukraine >> 7/29/2022 - Cub Energy Inc. (“Cub”) (KUB) announces that it has signed a definitive Share Sale and Purchase Agreement (“SPA”) for the sale of its 100% interest in 3P International Energy Ltd (“3P”) and its wholly...
French state to hold EDF’s share Increased Market Price Exacerbated by Ukraine War
France >> 7/28/2022 - French state announces its intention to hold 100% of EDF’s share capital
Increased market price volatility exacerbated by the war in Ukraine
Strong decline in EBITDA due to lower output in ...
Ukrainian Energy Group Sees Green Future as War-Damaged Power Grid is Rebuilt
Ukraine >> 7/27/2022 - As energy companies in Ukraine work to restore and rebuild sections of the nation's power grid damaged by Russian military action, the country is also preparing for a future centered around renewables...
Total Throughput Slightly Higher Despite Declining Trade with Russia
Russia >> 7/22/2022 - The volume of total cargo throughput in the port of Rotterdam was 0.8% higher in the first half of the year (233.5 million tonnes) than in the same period in 2021 (231.6 million tonnes). In many segme...
Wärtsilä Completes its Market Withdrawal from Russia
Russia >> 7/21/2022 - Wärtsilä announces that it has completed its orderly exit from the Russian market following its announcement of scaling down activities in April 2022. All adjustments and closures of Wärtsilä’s operat...
EU and Azerbaijan Signed MoU to Double the Capacity of delivered Gas
EU and Azerbaijan Signed MoU to Double the Capacity of delivered Gas Azerbaijan >> 7/18/2022 - Ursula von der Leyen, president of the Commission, and Kadri Simson, commissioner for energy, met with Ilham Aliyev, president, and Parviz Shahbazov, minister of energy for Azerbaijan, to discuss ways...
Gazprom Requests Siemens to Provide Documents for Retrieval of Gas Turbine Engine
Russia >> 7/16/2022 - Gazprom formally approached Siemens with a request to provide documents that, taking into account the current sanction regimes imposed by Canada and the European Union, would be necessary for transfer...
No Scarcity this Winter in the Netherlands, if Russian Gas Pipeline Stops
Netherlands/Holland >> 7/14/2022 - Gasunie Transport Services (GTS) has looked into the effects on the Netherlands of a potential one-year total shutdown of Russian gas imports into Europe. The results indicate that, as long as a few r...
Complete Withdrawal of Trafigura's Investment in Vostok Oil
Russia >> 7/13/2022 - Trafigura has now sold its position in Vostok Oil after considering all of its alternatives regarding its 10% passive, non-operating stock. The non-recourse bank debt that goes along with Trafigura's ...
Reducing the Netherlands' Reliance on Russian Gas
Netherlands/Holland >> 7/7/2022 - The first providers who will supply LNG (liquefied natural gas) via the Dutch port of Eemshaven have been contracted by Gasunie subsidiary EemsEnergyTerminal. 7 billion cubic metres (bcm) of capacity ...
Joint Statement on European Energy Security from Presidents von der Leyen and Biden
Denmark >> 6/27/2022 - Following the further invasion of Ukraine, Russia continues to use natural gas as a political and economic weapon. Russia's energy coercion has put pressure on energy markets, raised prices for consu...
Russia Supply Reduction via Nord Stream Poses Risks to Gas Storage in Europe
Russia >> 6/17/2022 - Russia reducing flows via Nord Stream, outages at Freeport and French nuclear downgrades have sent the European natural gas market into an upward spiral with more volatility still to come. And while s...
Enel Sells Its Entire 56.43% Stake in PJSC Enel Russia
Enel Sells Its Entire 56.43% Stake in PJSC Enel Russia Russia >> 6/16/2022 - Enel S.p.A. ("Enel") informs that the agreements related to the sale of its entire stake in the share capital of PJSC Enel Russia (“Enel Russia”) have been signed. Specifically, Enel has signed two se...
Boskalis Wins Summary Proceedings against Payment of Bank Guarantees
Russia >> 6/9/2022 - In light of European sanctions legislation, Boskalis suspended its activities on a Russian LNG project earlier this year. In response to this decision, the client Saren B.V. was of the opinion that th...
EU Passed its sixth set of sanctions on Russia
Russia >> 6/3/2022 - The passage of the sixth package of restrictive measures on Russia is welcomed by the European Commission. Sanctions are one of the EU's most obvious, direct, and effective responses to Russia's unjus...
Baltic TSOs Maintain Baltic Energy System in Balance with the Russian System
Estonia >> 6/2/2022 - The Baltic transmissioon system operators Elering, AST and Litgrid have decided to enhance the measures of balancing the Baltic electricity system and avoid the imbalance with the Russian electricity ...
29th OPEC & non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting
Saudi Arabia >> 6/2/2022 - The 29th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting was held via videoconference on 2 June 2022. The Meeting noted the most recent reopening from lockdowns in major global economic centers. It further note...
Chances for Turning Egypt into Regional Energy Hub after Ukrainian Crisis
Chances for Turning Egypt into Regional Energy Hub after Ukrainian Crisis Egypt >> 6/1/2022 - The cabinet's Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) published a video highlighting future chances for turning Egypt into regional energy hub after Ukrainian crisis and showcasing Europe's fea...
Gazprom Announces Gas Production & Supplies Results for Five Months
Russia >> 6/1/2022 - According to preliminary data, Gazprom produced 211.4 billion cubic meters of gas in January-May 2022. This is a decrease of 4.8 per cent (or 10.6 billion cubic meters) versus the same period of last ...
CPC Receives RosPrirodNadzor’s Unscheduled on-Site Inspection Results
Russia >> 6/1/2022 - CPC-R received an order to rectify violations found by the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources by Mail of Russia on 27 May 2022. The document resulted from an unscheduled on-site insp...
Gazprom Completely Suspends Gas Supplies to Shell Energy Europe Limited
Russia >> 6/1/2022 - As of the end of the working day on May 31, Gazprom Export did not yet receive a payment from Shell Energy Europe Limited for the gas supplied in April, which was to be made in compliance with the Rus...
Gazprom Completely Suspends Gas Supplies to Netherlands’ GasTerra B.V
Gazprom Completely Suspends Gas Supplies to Netherlands’ GasTerra B.V Russia >> 5/31/2022 - As of the end of the working day on May 30, Gazprom Export did not yet receive a payment from GasTerra B.V. for the gas supplied in April, which was to be made in compliance with the Russian President...
EU Strengths Energy Independence Because Russian Energy Imports Phased out
Russia >> 5/31/2022 - EU leaders assessed progress on the phasing out of Russian gas, oil, and coal imports, which should happen as soon as feasible, as promised in the Versailles Declaration, taking into account the diver...
EU Leaders Agree on Sixth Package of Sanctions against Russia
Russia >> 5/31/2022 - EU leaders urged Russia to halt its indiscriminate attacks on civilians and infrastructure, as well as to evacuate all of its troops and military equipment from Ukraine's entire territory within inter...
Equinor Exits All Joint Ventures in Russia
Equinor Exits All Joint Ventures in Russia Russia >> 5/25/2022 - On 27 February 2022, Equinor decided to start the process of exiting the company’s Joint Ventures in Russia.

Since then, Equinor has halted all new investmen...
Shell Completes Sale of Retail & Lubricants Businesses in Russia
Russia >> 5/25/2022 - Shell Overseas Investments B.V. and B.V. Dordtsche Petroleum Maatschappij, subsidiaries of Shell plc, have completed the sale of Shell Neft LLC, Shell’s retail stations and lubricants business in Russ...
Gazprom Announces Gas Production & Supplies Results for 4.5 Months
Russia >> 5/16/2022 - According to preliminary data, Gazprom produced 193.8 billion cubic meters of gas from January 1 through May 15, 2022. This is a decrease of 3.7 per cent (or 7.5 billion cubic meters) versus the same ...
Viking Supply Ships Cancelled Contract in Russia
Russia >> 5/13/2022 - Reference is made to the press release of 8 February 2022, where Viking Supply Ships AB (Viking) announced the award of a multi-season contract for its four ice-classed anchor handling tug supply (AHT...
Siemens Will Exit the Russian Market
Russia >> 5/12/2022 - Siemens join the international community in condemning the war in Ukraine and are focused on supporting our people and providing humanitarian aid.

Siemens will exi...
Shell Signs Agreement to Sell Retail & Lubricants Businesses in Russia
Shell Signs Agreement to Sell Retail & Lubricants Businesses in Russia Russia >> 5/12/2022 - Shell Overseas Investments B.V. and B.V. Dordtsche Petroleum Maatschappij – subsidiaries of Shell plc – have signed an agreement to sell Shell Neft LLC, which owns Shell’s retail and lubricants busine...
Firms to Shift to Renewable if Russia Stops Gas Exports to Europe
Russia >> 5/10/2022 - - No Russian gas exports to the EU could slow growth in the EBRD regions by 2.3 per cent
- Short-term increase in energy prices would be the main brake on economic growth
- Mid-term priorit...
BASF to Wind down Activities in Russia & Belarus Except for Food Production
Russia >> 4/27/2022 - As announced on March 3, 2022, BASF has not conducted new business in Russia and Belarus, in light of the war of aggression against Ukraine ordered by the Russian government. BASF strongly condemns th...
LUKOIL's President Vagit Alekperov to Resign as a Member of the Board Directors
Russia >> 4/21/2022 - PJSC LUKOIL announces that the Company's President and member of the Board of Directors Vagit Alekperov informed the Company about his decision to resign as a member of the Board of Directors of PJSC ...
Wärtsilä to Write-off Approximately 200 MEUR Related to Business in Russia
Russia >> 4/20/2022 - Wärtsilä to write-off approximately 200 MEUR related to assets and business operations in Russia.

Wärtsilä strongly condemns ...
Gas Pipelines Reach 112,000 Land Plots of Russian Residents
Russia >> 4/14/2022 - The Gazprom Management Committee took note of the information about the progress of additional gas infrastructure expansion in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation throughout 2022, namel...
GAZPROM Germania and Gazprom Marketing & Trading Shall Stop Using Trademarks of Gazprom
Russia >> 4/5/2022 - Due to the fact that the Gazprom Group terminated its participation in Germany's GAZPROM Germania GmbH on March 31, 2022, we wish to state the following.

GAZPROM Germania GmbH and the com...
The European Commission (EC) on the Fifth Round of Sanctions against Russia
Russia >> 4/5/2022 - The European Commission (EC) saw the gruesome pictures from Bucha and other areas from which Russian troops have recently left. Yesterday, I conveyed to President Zelenskyy my condolences and assured ...
Payments for Russian Gas Export to be Made in Accordance with Russian Federation Rules
Russia >> 4/1/2022 - On March 31, Executive Order of the President of the Russian Federation No. 172 “On the Special Procedure to Allow Foreign Buyers to Meet their Commitments to Russian Natural Gas Suppliers” was signed...
Gazprom Group Terminates its Participation in Gazprom Marketing & Trading Ltd
Russia >> 4/1/2022 - On March 31, the Gazprom Group terminated its participation in Germany's GAZPROM Germania GmbH and all assets of the latter, including Gazprom Marketing & Trading Ltd.

A corresponding mat...
Calfrac Announces Suspension of Investments in Russia
Russia >> 3/29/2022 - Calfrac Well Services Ltd. ("Calfrac") (CFW) announces the suspension of any investments in the Russian Federation as the Company meets its contractual obligations in strict compliance with all applic...
G7 Energy Ministers Reject Demand for Ruble Payment for Gas Supplies
Russia >> 3/28/2022 - The energy ministers of the G7 countries and the EU Energy Commissioner met again today at the invitation of Federal Minister of Economics Habeck and discussed Putin's announcement that he would only ...
Impact of Russia-Ukraine Conflict on Port of Rotterdam
Russia >> 3/23/2022 - The conflict in Ukraine has prompted the European Union and other bodies to impose a number of sanctions on Russia. The extensive import of energy (crude oil, oil products, LNG, coal) is not (yet) aff...
TotalEnergies to Stop Purchasing Oil & Petroleum Products from Russia
Russia >> 3/22/2022 - After the serious and unfounded accusations of "complicity in war crimes" leveled against TotalEnergies, the Company shares with its stakeholders its principles of conduct regarding its Russian relate...
Gennady Timchenko Resigns from NOVATEK’s Board of Directors
Russia >> 3/21/2022 - PAO NOVATEK announced that Gennady Timchenko has decided to resign from the Company’s Board of Directors effective 21 March 2022.

PAO NOVATEK is the largest independent natural gas produ...
KCA Deutag Provides Update on Russia Operations & Sanctions
Russia >> 3/21/2022 - ?"We are shocked and saddened by the deteriorating situation in Ukraine, and we join many to call upon all parties to urgently work towards a peaceful resolution in the region," said Joseph Elkhoury, ...
Baker Hughes Announces Update on Russia Operations
Russia >> 3/19/2022 - Baker Hughes (BKR) (“Baker Hughes”) announced it has suspended new investments for its Russia operations. The Company is continuing to comply with applicable laws and sanctions as it fulfills current ...
Halliburton Announces Update on Russia Operations
Halliburton Announces Update on Russia Operations Russia >> 3/18/2022 - Halliburton Company (HAL) announced it immediately suspended future business in Russia as the Company complies with sanctions that prohibit transactions and work, including for certain state-owned Rus...
Schlumberger Announces Update on Russia Operations
Russia >> 3/18/2022 - Schlumberger provided the following update with regard to its operations in Russia:
“We have watched with immense concern as the conflict in Ukraine has escalated,” said Chief Executive Officer ...
Columbus Exits the Russian Market
Russia >> 3/16/2022 - Columbus A/S has entered into an agreement to hand over its Russian business unit to the management of Columbus Russia.

As a consequence of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Columbu...
DuPont Statement on Suspending Business Operations in Russia & Belarus
Russia >> 3/15/2022 - DuPont continues to monitor the escalating crisis in Ukraine. Due to recent developments, DuPont has decided to suspend its business operations in Russia and Belarus. The safety and security of our em...
ABS Withdraws Class Services to Russian Vessels
Russia >> 3/14/2022 - After careful consideration of the situation in the Ukraine and the Black Sea as well as the applicable sanctions, ABS has taken the decision to withdraw all Class services involving Russian vessels, ...
Equinor to Stop Trading in Russian Oil and Oil Products
Russia >> 3/14/2022 - Following the announcement that Equinor has started the process to exit its projects in Russia, a decision has been made that Equinor will also stop trading in Russian oil. This means that Equinor wil...
Worley Announces Withdrawal from Russia
Russia >> 3/10/2022 - Worley deeply saddened by the events in Ukraine and support the strong response of the international business community withdrawing from Russia. Worley has begun the safe withdrawal of its services pr...
Statement on DNV's Business Operations in Russia
Russia >> 3/10/2022 - As a result of the invasion of Ukraine, DNV will follow international sanctions and the intentions behind them. We are reviewing all ongoing contracts and operations with Russian entities and are wind...
GTT is Monitoring the Situation in Ukraine and Russia
Russia >> 3/9/2022 - GTT is closely monitoring the evolution of the situation in Ukraine and Russia, in close coordination with its partners. The Group expresses its solidarity with the populations who are victims of the ...
Honeywell Announces Statement about Business in Russia and Belarus
Russia >> 3/8/2022 - Given the current conditions in eastern Europe, we have suspended substantially all of our sales, distribution and service activities in Russia and Belarus. We continue to evaluate the situation. Our ...
API Statement on US Ban of Russian Crude Oil & Refined Products
Russia >> 3/8/2022 - American Petroleum Institute (API) President and CEO Mike Sommers issued the following statement following an announcement from the White House to ban imports of Russian crude oil and refined products...
OEUK Responds to Russia Oil Ban
Russia >> 3/8/2022 - Offshore Energies UK (OEUK), the leading trade association for the offshore energy industry has reiterated its commitment to working with the Government to ensure security of energy supply across the ...
Shell Announces Intent to Withdraw from Russian Oil & Gas
Shell Announces Intent to Withdraw from Russian Oil & Gas Russia >> 3/8/2022 - Shell plc (Shell) announced its intent to withdraw from its involvement in all Russian hydrocarbons, including crude oil, petroleum products, gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) in a phased manner, al...
Solvay to Suspend Operations in Russia
Russia >> 3/7/2022 - - €1M donated to aid relief efforts in Ukraine through Solvay Solidarity Fund
- Solvay pledges to match employees' private donations

Solvay is deeply concerned by the dramatic humanita...
Update on Uniper’s Russian Activities & Way Forward
Russia >> 3/7/2022 - - Uniper strongly condemns Russian invasion of Ukraine
- Uniper has taken decision to record a full impairment loss on its loan to Nord Stream 2
- Divestment process for Russian subsidiary U...
Plexus Holdings Suspends Activities with Russian License Partner Gusar
Russia >> 3/7/2022 - Plexus Holdings PLC said Monday that it has suspended activities with its Russian license partner, LLC Gusar, because of the war in Ukraine, and that this isn't expected to materially hurt its financi...
Ørsted Updates Investors on the Company’s Exposure to Gas Contract with Gazprom
Russia >> 3/7/2022 - Ørsted condemns the Russian invasion of Ukraine and has already taken several steps to stop its cooperation with Russian companies.

Ørsted...
Wood’s Position in Russia & Support to Ukraine
Russia >> 3/7/2022 - Like the rest of the world, we are shocked and deeply saddened by the tragic events in Ukraine. Wood strongly condemns the invasion and stands with the international community in calling for peace. We...
OMV No Longer Pursues Investments in Russia
Russia >> 3/5/2022 - - Russia will no longer be a core region
- Strategic options for Yuzhno Russkoye to be assessed including possibilities to divest or exit
- Achimov interest in West Siberian gas field Urengo...
Eneco's Response to the Situation in Ukraine
Russia >> 3/4/2022 - Russia's terrible attack on Ukraine is also the main topic in the energy world. We are noticing that the situation is raising many questions about the gas we supply. We at Eneco think it is important ...
Nord Stream 1 is not Targeted by the Sanctions
Russia >> 3/4/2022 - Nord Stream AG is a joint venture of five reputable European energy companies, which has been successfully operating the Nord Stream Pipeline for more than 10 years.

Nord Stream...
Clariant Suspends All Business with Russia
Russia >> 3/4/2022 - Clariant, a focused, sustainable, and innovative specialty chemical company, announced it will suspend business with Russia in response to the Russian state’s intolerable acts of violence in the Ukrai...
Wintershall Dea Writes off Financing of Nord Stream 2
Russia >> 3/2/2022 - - No additional projects in Russia will be advanced or implemented
- Payment transactions already stopped
- Critical infrastructure will continue to be operated
- Joint statement from W...
ExxonMobil to Discontinue Sakhalin-1, Make no New Investments in Russia
Russia >> 3/1/2022 - ExxonMobil supports the people of Ukraine as they seek to defend their freedom and determine their own future as a nation. We deplore Russia’s military action that violates the territorial integrity o...
Neste Mostly Replaced Russian Crude Oil with Other Crudes
Russia >> 3/1/2022 - The European business community has been united in condemning the invasion of Ukraine by Russia. We have a common concern about the situation.

Due to the current situati...
Sakhalin Energy Assets Operate as Usual
Russia >> 2/25/2022 - “The company continues operating in full and across all directions. Safety, health and care for our personnel and contractors as well as ensuring sustainable and reliable production remain an absolute...
15 Percent of the Transhipment in Rotterdam is Russia-Related
Russia >> 2/24/2022 - 62 million tons of the almost 470 million transhipment in the port of Rotterdam is Russia-oriented. Via the port of Rotterdam, many energy carriers are imported from Russia. Broadly speaking, at prese...
Natural Gas to Play Major Role in Satisfying Growing Energy Demand
Russia >> 2/15/2022 - The Gazprom Board of Directors took note of the information about the development and implementation of projects designed to reduce the negative impacts brought about by energy transition processes. ...

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