The Energy Ministry has received an official letter from the European Commission saying Russia needs revise the contracts signed with countries-transiters for the construction of the South Stream natural gas pipeline, Prime reported on December 6, citing Deputy Energy Mi
The European Commission on December 5 called for EU member states to renegotiate the terms of their agreements with Gazprom on the South Stream gas pipeline, saying some aspects of the project were unlawful, RIA Novosti has reported. Gazprom's plans to operate the pipel
Gazprom's giant South Stream gas project cannot operate on EU territory unless it complies with the bloc's energy law, and it could take years to do so, the European Commission said on December 4, Reuters has reported.
European Union rules are calling into question the legality of agreements signed between member states and Russian energy monopoly Gazprom relating to the South Stream natural gas pipeline set to deliver fuel to Europe, Budapest Business Journal reported on November 29.
The Gazprom Board of Directors approved the work being done by the Company to implement the construction of the South Stream gas pipeline, Gazprom’s Press Office said on November 26.
Serbia hosted on November 24 the ceremony of welding the first joint of the Serbian section of the South Stream gas pipeline, Gazprom’s press service has said. The ceremony took place in the vicinity of Sajkas village, South Backa District.
Russia will start building the maritime stretch of the South Stream natural gas pipeline in Turkey in 2014, President Vladimir Putin said on November 22, Prime has reported, citing RIA Novosti.
The Gazprom headquarters hosted on November 20 a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company's Management Committee and Slavenko Terzic, Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia in the Russian Federation, Gazprom’s press service has said.
Serbia’s prime minister said on November 11 that the construction of his country’s section of the Russia-initiated South Stream gas pipeline would begin on November 24, RIA Novosti reported on November 11.
The first weld ceremony has been held at the Rasovo compressor station in Bulgaria (Rasovo village, Medkovets municipality, Montana region) for South Stream pipeline.