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11.07.2014 LUKOIL Invests Big in Prikamye Environmental Project

LUKOIL is investing 5 billion rubles in Kama-Nature as part of the Environmental Safety Program Group LUKOIL in the Perm region. The investment will be spread over 2014-2018 and among 40 integrated activities.

10.07.2014 Rosneft To Fund Polar Bear Studies In The Arctic Shelf

The Arctic Research and Design Center (the Rosneft and ExxonMobil JV) and public organization called The Marine Mammals Council have entered in a research-and-development contract for staging polar bear studies in the areas of potential hydrocarbon development projects.

01.07.2014 New Discharge Monitor Ready for January 2015 ECA Compliance

The TD-5100 ECA Scrubber Wash Water Overboard Discharge Monitor from Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments helps protect the environment from unwanted high levels of contamination in exhaust gas scrubber washwater discharge.

25.06.2014 SIBUR Reduced Environmental Impact in 2013

Dedicated environmental programmes implemented at SIBUR in 2013 reduced wastewater effluents by 3% and air pollutant emissions by 4% year-on-year.

18.03.2014 Ukrainian ministry, Chevron discuss Olesskaya field

Ukrainian environment minister Andry Mokhnyk and Chevron representatives on March 13 discussed exploration at the Olesskaya shale gas field in the regions of Lvov and Ivano-Frankovsk, the ministry has said on its website.

11.03.2014 Peru to ‘eliminate’ key environmental rule for oil and gas firms, says minister

The Peruvian government is planning a new law loosening the social and environmental checks on companies exploring for oil and gas, according to a controversial announcement by the Energy Minister.

26.02.2014 Gazprom cuts gas price for Greece by 15%

Russian natural gas giant Gazprom has signed an agreement to reduce gas prices by 15% for Greek gas company DEPA on a retroactive basis with the new price applied from July 1, 2013, according to a statement of the Greek Environment, Energy and Climate Change Ministry rel

27.09.2013 Putin Stresses Environmental Safety in Arctic Drilling

Arctic exploitation cannot be stopped, but the key principle in the development of the Arctic must be to preserve the environment and to maintain the balance between economic activity, human presence and conservation of the natural environment, President Vladimir Putin s

27.08.2013 SOCAR, BP-Azerbaijan Achieve Environmental Goals

On August 23, SOCAR and BP-Azerbaijan, operator of oilfield block Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli, have successfully completed gas flaring reduction project at Chirag field, SOCAR reported in a news release.

04.07.2013 Tatneft Environmental Controls Include Cathodic Protection

Tatneft has reported on its environmental protection activities to ensure the environmental safety of crude oil production at its facilities.