2021, July, 29, 13:40:00NORD STREAM 2 PACT
Germany and the US agreed on July 21 a number of measures to protect Ukraine's energy security and block any attempts by Russia to use energy as a "weapon" once the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline starts up.
2021, June, 29, 13:30:00UKRAINE VS NORD STREAM 2
Naftogaz also wants to force Russia to allow other Russian producers to be able to export pipeline gas via Ukraine to Europe.
2021, May, 20, 14:00:00NORD STREAM 2: NO SANCTIONS
US President Joe Biden entered the White House with the pipeline already nearly finished, leaving him with the decision of upsetting Germany or giving a win to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
2021, April, 19, 16:45:00RUSSIAN OIL FOR U.S. 8%
Russian oil imports as a share of US total oil imports hit a record high of 8% in January 2021, according to data from the US Energy Information Administration, up from 4% during 2018.
2021, April, 16, 12:10:00THE NEW RUSSIA SANCTIONS
On March 18, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken issued a warning to entities involved in the Nord Stream 2 project that they risk "US sanctions and should immediately abandon work on the pipeline."
2021, April, 13, 13:35:00NORD STREAM 2 SANCTIONS FOR EVERYBODY
"We will continue to register any organization that may be involved in any sanctioned activity, and have made it clear that any company risks being penalized for participating in Nord Stream 2," Giordono-Scholz said.
2021, April, 2, 12:35:00NORD STREAM 2 SECURITY
The number of cases of low-flying "foreign planes" over the Nord Stream 2's vessels has increased in the second half of March.
2021, April, 1, 12:40:00RELIABILITY OF RUSSIAN GAS
However, Russian gas remains competitive for European buyers given its low-cost production base and long-term reliability.
2021, March, 29, 13:15:00NORD STREAM 2 WILL BE FINISHED
Between 2015 and 2020, U.S. gas production grew roughly twice as fast (4.3% per year on average) as consumption (2.3% per year), according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
2021, March, 24, 10:30:00NORD STREAM 2 SANCTIONS FOREVER
“It has the potential to undermine the interests of Ukraine, Poland and a number of close partners and allies,” Blinken added, saying that a U.S. law required Washington to impose sanctions on companies participating in the Nord Stream 2 project.
2021, March, 17, 14:30:00NORD STREAM 2 CONTINUATION
The consortium behind Nord Stream 2 has pushed ahead with construction despite growing political pressure.
2021, March, 5, 11:45:00NORD STREAM 2: EXCEPT FOR SANCTIONS
Being able to use two pipelaying vessels will speed up work on completing Nord Stream 2, which before the Fortuna resumed work had around 150 km left to lay out of a total 2,460 km of the two-string pipeline.
2021, March, 1, 10:55:00NORD STREAM 2 SANCTIONS FOR ALL
"The US has decided to put the Nord Stream 2 project in a broader geopolitical framework and is threatening all industries or parties involved in the project with sanctions," Wintershall Dea said.
2021, February, 25, 12:15:00NORD STREAM 2 SANCTIONS: NOT ENOUGH
There had been calls for the Biden administration to intensify sanctions designations to include a wide range of companies involved in the construction of Nord Stream 2, including service companies, insurers and certification companies.
2021, February, 24, 11:00:00NORD STREAM 2: SUPPORTING GERMANY
Despite U.S. sanctions against the pipeline, Berlin has stood by Nord Stream 2, which it says is a commercial project.