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14.04.2014 Crimea to receive LNG at Russian prices

Crimea will receive liquefied natural gas (LNG) at prices equivalent to Russian, Crimean First Deputy Prime Minister Rustam Temirgaliyev told reporters, ITAR-TASS said on April 11.

11.04.2014 Russia to negotiate with investors in Ukraine’s Crimean shelf

Russian representatives are ready to begin talks with the foreign investors involved in projects offshore Crimea according to contracts signed with the Ukrainian government, the Russian deputy environment minister, Denis Khramov, said on April 10.

10.04.2014 Government of Ukraine’s annexed Crimea to give oil, gas deposits to Gazprom

The government of Crimea is ready to transfer carbon deposits on the shelf of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov to the Russian giant "Gazprom," Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Crimea Nikolai Yanaki told journalists, ITAR-TASS reported on April 9.

04.04.2014 Lukoil-Ukraine sells Crimean assets to Lukoil-Yugnefteprodukt

The Lukoil Press Service announced on April 3 that Lukoil-Ukraine, an enterprise with foreign investments, has sold 13 gas-filling stations and one oil depot, all in the Crimean peninsula, to Lukoil-Yugnefteprodukt.

31.03.2014 Russia to drop gas-for-naval base agreement with Ukraine

Russia is starting the process of denunciating bilateral agreements with Ukraine, including the one on the parameters, status and terms of keeping its Black Sea fleet on the Ukrainian territory, Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for President Vladimir Putin, said on March 28, RIA

28.03.2014 Soros urges U.S. to open oil reserve to punish Russia for Crimea annexation

America’s emergency stockpile of oil stands twice as large as the amount required by an international pact. George Soros has proposed selling some now to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin -- and U.S.

28.03.2014 Russia’s Gazprom told to adjusts investment program after Crimea’s annexation

Russian gas monopoly Gazprom will adjust its investment program and financial plan to ensure the future needs of Crimean consumers are met, says a government website announcement, Itar-Tass reported on March 27.

27.03.2014 US ready to sell gas to Europe to cut dependence on Russia, Obama says

The U.S. is ready to supply natural gas directly to Europe to decrease its dependence on Russian gas, U.S. President Barack Obama said at the U.S.–E.U. summit on March 26, Prime has reported.

25.03.2014 Crimean gas production may double

Crimean gas production may increase by 50%-100% over the next several years, which should cover Crimea’s demand for energy, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said.