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21.03.2014 Russia ready to supply fuel to Ukraine’s annexed Crimea

Russia’s Ministry of Energy and Crimea’s government have agreed on fuel supplies to the republic until October 2014, the ministry reports referring to Minister Alexander Novak, Itar-Tass reported on March 20.

19.03.2014 Gazprom eyes Ukraine’s Crimean oil and gas reserves

Gazprom has requested permission from the Crimean authorities to develop oil and gas fields, Crimea's first Deputy Prime Minister Rustam Temirgaliev said on March 18, has reported.

18.03.2014 Crimea seizes Ukrainian oil and gas assets

The Crimean parliament has said the assets of the Ukrainian companies Ukrtransgaz, Chernomorneftegaz and the Feodosia petroleum products terminal would belong to Crimea.

17.03.2014 Gazprom to lose from Crimean crisis – Fitch

Fitch said that while European countries might cut Russian gas purchases because of the crisis, Gazprom would have to cut its gas exports in the worst-case scenario. Fitch estimated that Gazprom accounted for some 30% of EU gas imports last year.

17.03.2014 Russian troops seize Ukrainian natural gas terminal

Tensions mounted on the eve of a secession referendum in Crimea as helicopter-borne Russian forces made a provocative incursion just beyond the peninsula’s regional border to seize a natural gas terminal while US and European officials prepared sanctions to impose on Mos

17.03.2014 Ukraine’s Crimean separatists to ‘nationalize’ natural resources

Following the nationalization of natural resources on the territory of the Crimean Peninsula, the local production of natural gas will fully meet the region’s own demand for that type of fuel, Sergey Aksyonov, the prime minister of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea said

17.03.2014 Russia’s Gazprom seeks support from EU clients ahead of sanctions - paper

Russian gas giant Gazprom is negotiating discounts with European clients in exchange for support ahead of pending E.U.

14.03.2014 Crimean separatists wants Gazprom to develop oil, gas fields

The authorities of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, whose parliament has voted to break away from Ukraine, have taken under control local oil and gas deposits, and want Russia’s Gazprom to develop them, the Supreme Council’s Speaker Vladimir Konstantinov said, RIA Novo

13.03.2014 Gazprom to set up shop in Crimea

A delegation of 11 representatives from Gazprom has arrived in Crimea, headed by Gazprom deputy chairman Vitaly Markelov, Espreso.TV has reported, citing a source from the Crimean government.

13.03.2014 Crimean crisis not to affect talks on South Stream - EC spokeswoman

The situation in Crimea has no impact on the talks between European Commission and Russian experts on the South Stream project, said Sabine Berger, spokeswoman to European Commissioner for Energy Gunther Oettinger, Itar-Tass reported on March 12.