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Putin announces Merkel that gas supplied to EU could be siphoned off in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin informed Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday of the risk of Ukraine siphoning off Russian gas intended for Europe, as stated by the Kremlin.

read more... 15/11/2016


Poland: PGNiG envisages to take legal action over EU Opal pipeline move

Polish state-controlled gas company PGNiG declared that an EU decision to permit Gazprom more access to Germany's Opal gas pipeline was very negative for central and eastern Europe and threatened to take legal action against the move.

read more... 10/11/2016


Germany to equally distribute electricity network costs

Germany intends to distribute more evenly the bill for its electricity networks across regions, a move that would benefit households and small firms in east Germany, as mentioned in a draft law noticed by Reuters on Thursday.

read more... 04/11/2016


Poland hurries Norway gas connection plans after EU

Poland will quicken plans to construct a gas link to Norway in reply to the EU decision last week to lift a cap on Gazprom's consumption of the Opal pipeline in Germany, a Polish government representative declared, calling the move a political one.

read more... 02/11/2016


German energy regulator abandons power area with Austria from 2018

Germany's energy regulator on Friday requested electricity transport firms to get ready for a separation of the German and Austrian power markets, which are currently joined, to allow for more traffic at reduced cost and less technical risks.

read more... 31/10/2016