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20.12.2013 Ukraine Ready to Buy More Russian Natural Gas - President

Ukraine is ready to increase purchases of Russian gas if its price is acceptable to the country, Ukrinform has reported.

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych said this in an interview with Ukrainian media on December 19. 

19.12.2013 Ukraine to Save USD 7 Billion on Russian Gas Imports at New Price - Minister

Due to signing of addenda to the gas contract, Ukraine will save USD 7 billion on the purchase of Russian natural gas, Energy and Coal Energy Minister Eduard Stavytsky told a briefing at the Cabinet on December 18, Ukrinform has reported.

19.12.2013 Russian Prime Minister Says Consumers in North Caucasus Steal Natural Gas

The total volume of debt of natural gas consumers in Russia’s North Caucasian Federal District is 50 billion roubles (~$1,52 billion) - almost half of the country’s total debt, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on December 18 at a meeting of the government comm

19.12.2013 Russia’s Rosneft Discovers Hydrocarbon Deposits in Eastern Siberia

Rosneft has discovered new hydrocarbon deposits in licensed areas in Eastern Siberia, Itar-Tass has reported, citing Rosneft’s statement.

18.12.2013 New Compressor Started at Turkmenistan Gas Field

A new gas compressor station began operations on western Turkmenistan's Keymir field on December 17, the country’s president, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, said in a speech published to mark its coming on stream.

11.12.2013 Tanzania to Become Natural Gas Powerhouse

British energy company BG Group said on December 10 it estimated there are 15 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in its reserve basins off the Tanzanian coast, UPI has reported.

10.12.2013 IEA: Russia Likely to Benefit from Shale Revolution

The steep growth of shale gas production in the US and other countries known as the shale revolution means not only risks but new opportunities for Russia, IEA chief economist Fatih Birol has said. He said that the leading suppliers of natural gas have been losing their former role as a result of the shale revolution.

10.12.2013 Russia’s Gazprom, Japan May Build Power Plant

Russian gas giant Gazprom and authorities of Niigata prefecture, Japan, are to study possible joint construction of a thermal power station on its territory, Itar-Tass reported on December 9, citing Japanese central TV channel NHK.

09.12.2013 Statoil, ExxonMobil Make Natural Gas Discovery offshore Tanzania

Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil on December 6 announced a discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania.

06.12.2013 Iran Denies Importing Turkmen Gas

National Iranian Gas Company's spokesperson has denied media reports on importing 100 million cubic meters of natural gas from Turkmenistan, Azernews reported on December 6.