Uzbekistan’s oil and gas company Uzbekneftegaz and Russia’s LUKOIL will cooperate in the field of geological exploration in Uzbekistan, a Russian company said.
Turkmenistan’s joining the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway launched in 2017 will give impetus to the further development of trade and economic relations between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan, Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister Hajibala Abutalibov said.
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Polish President Andrzej Duda has said the EU lacks solidarity and mutual understanding, as evidenced by the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project being implemented despite being against the interests of some member states.
Robert Tudorache, secretary of state of the Ministry of Energy of Romania, spoke about the state and the future of energy cooperation between his country and Kazakhstan.
The delegation of Turkmenistan headed by deputy prime minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov has been recently on a working visit to Brussels.
The Baltic power transmission system operators submitted an application to the European Commission for EU funding for the first stage of the Baltic power grids' synchronization with the continental European system, the Lithuanian Energy Ministry confirmed.
The Baltic countries and the Nordic Council of Ministers are to start research cooperation in the field of energy, while the budget of the four-year project is 2.4 million euros.
A career diplomat specialising in policy, Estonian Ambassador to Japan Jaak Lensment has been a witness to the development and modernisation of Estonia over the past 25 years.
In my previous article (EU Gas Import Infrastructure – why more is good and why looking at annual utilization figures alone is wrong) I explained why looking at annual utilisation figures was misleading when looking at usage of import infrastructure, and whether Europe needs more gas import infrastructure. In this article, I will explain why the argument that Europe already has enough import infrastructure is wrong from a market economics standpoint.