Gazprom’s Web Will Ensnare Europe

Gazprom’s Web Will Ensnare Europe

NEWS Date: 25 July 2017    Author: Janusz Kowalski Gazprom’s Web Will Ensnare Europe In recent months, two alarming decisions have been made by the European Commission (EC). First, in October 2016, the European Commission accepted, at the request of a German...
Turkish Stream or South Stream

Turkish Stream or South Stream

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 20 July 2017 Turkish Stream or South Stream A threat of the new sanctions to be imposed is hanging like the sword of Damocles and it forces Russia to speed up work on the gas pipeline construction to Turkey. However, it is not known whether...
Black clouds over Gazprom

Black clouds over Gazprom

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 29 June 2017 Black clouds over Gazprom The United States has started a gas offensive in Central and Eastern Europe. Following the first LNG supply to Poland, supplies of American gas will also reach Lithuania. At the same time, the US is...
Creative Accounting of Energy Champions

Creative Accounting of Energy Champions

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 30 May 2017 Creative Accounting of Energy Champions Russian economy is experiencing a crisis, incomes of ordinary citizens are falling, there is not enough money for the planned expenses, and reserve funds are diminishing dangerously fast. In some...
Gazprom Faring Poorly

Gazprom Faring Poorly

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 May 2017 Gazprom Faring Poorly Recent performance figures of the gas giant, both the official ones and those computed by market analysts, point to a durable financial slump of the company. Not only has Gazprom failed to attain any real profit...