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03.06.2014 Gazprom mulls gas price cut for Ukraine

Russia’s gas giant Gazprom and Ukraine’s energy company Naftogaz Ukrainy will consult with their governments a supply price of U.S.$ 350-380 per 1,000 cubic meters, a medium price between $268.5 and $485 Kiev used to pay, E.U.

29.05.2014 EU wants to keep drawing investment in energy from Russia, but warns about rules

The EU is not going to introduce sanctions against Russia investment in the European energy sector, EU energy commissioner Gunther Oettinger has said.

29.05.2014 EU asks Ukraine to pay half of April-May debt amid price dispute

The EU has proposed Ukraine to repay half of its debt for gas supplies in April-May until Moscow and Kiev agree upon a new gas price, EU Commissioner for Energy Gunther Oettinger said on May 28 after a round of the trilateral Russia-Ukraine-EU consultations on gas issues

29.05.2014 Ukraine’s claim to Crimea should not be linked to gas talks - Oettinger

The European Union has recommended Kiev not to link Ukraine’s claims to Crimea’s gas reserves with the three-party talks on repayment of Ukraine’s debt for Russian gas supplies, European Commissioner for Energy Guenther Oettinger said on May 28, ITAR-TASS has reported.

27.05.2014 Ukraine expected to pay $2.5 billion debt for Russian gas

Ukraine may repay at least $2.5 billion of its $3.5 billion debt for Gazprom gas supplies, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on May 26 following the second round of the trilateral talks between Moscow, Kiev and the EU, ITAR-TASS has reported.

20.05.2014 Russia, EU, Ukraine to discuss gas on May 26

Russia, Ukraine and the European Commission (EC) will have a second round of three-party gas talks on May 26, ITAR-TASS reported on May 19.

20.05.2014 Russian minister rules out old gas price for Ukraine

Russia is ready “to discuss discounts on gas prices with Ukraine but it is impossible to return to the price that existed in the first quarter of 2014,” Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told a news conference in Berlin after meeting EU Commissioner for Energy Gunt

19.05.2014 No sanctions for Russian gas sector – EU commissioner

The gas sector is not suitable for a list of possible sanctions against Russia, so despite the crisis, the EU will continue gas partnership with it, European Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said, Ukrinform reported on May 17.

16.05.2014 Putin unhappy with EU role in solving Ukraine gas debt problem

Russia is disappointed by the absence of EU specific proposals on solving the Ukraine gas debt problem and expects European countries to play a more active role in this process, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, May 15, ITAR-TASS has reported.

15.05.2014 Russia should diversify gas export - Permanent Mission to EU

Prospects for diversifying Russian natural gas export look rather optimistic, Russian deputy permanent representative to the EU Alexander Krestyanov has said, ITAR-TASS reported on May 14.