Thursday, September 9, 2021

Gazprom Plans to Start Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline Next Month

By Irina Reznik and Elena Mazneva (Bloomberg) — Gazprom PJSC is planning to start flowing natural gas through one of the world’s most controversial pipelines next month, according to people with...

September 9, 2021
Total Views: 445

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Biden Admin Sanctions Russian Ship and Owner Linked to Nord Stream 2

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, Aug 20 (Reuters) – The Biden administration on Friday slapped sanctions on a Russian ship and two companies involved in the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline,...

August 21, 2021
Total Views: 4416

Friday, August 20, 2021

Just a Few Miles Go for Nord Stream 2 Pipeline, Says Putin

MOSCOW, Aug 20 (Reuters) – There are only 15 km (9 miles) left to finish the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany that bypasses Ukraine, Russian President...

August 20, 2021
Total Views: 1423

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Pipe-laying vessel Akademik Cherskiy

U.S. and Germany End Energy Rift With Nord Stream 2 Accord

By David Wainer (Bloomberg) The U.S. and Germany have completed a deal approving completion of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, effectively ending a longstanding rift over German gas purchases from Russia,...

July 21, 2021
Total Views: 1517

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Russia Nearing Completion of Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

MOSCOW, June 3 (Reuters) – The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea is almost complete with just 100 kilometers (62 miles) left to build, TASS news agency...

June 3, 2021
Total Views: 3299

Monday, May 24, 2021

Russian Ship Moves to German Waters for Nord Stream 2 Construction

MOSCOW, May 23 (Reuters) – Russian vessel Fortuna has started laying pipes for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in German waters, the gas project said on Sunday, citing Germany’s...

May 24, 2021
Total Views: 4287

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

U.S. Waives Sanctions on Nord Stream 2 Company and CEO

By Timothy Gardner, Andrea Shalal and Steve Holland WASHINGTON, May 19 (Reuters) – The Biden administration waived sanctions on the company behind Russia’s Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to Germany...

May 19, 2021
Total Views: 2846

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Companies Bail on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, Feb 24 (Reuters) – Baker Hughes Co and AXA Group and 16 other companies recently wound down work on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline...

February 24, 2021
Total Views: 4037

Thursday, January 21, 2021

EU Lawmakers Call for Halt to Nord Stream 2 After Kremlin Critic’s Arrest

By Kate Abnett and Robin Emmott BRUSSELS, Jan 21 (Reuters) – European Union lawmakers passed a resolution on Thursday calling for the bloc to stop the completion of the Nord...

January 21, 2021
Total Views: 2126

Monday, January 18, 2021

U.S. Plans to Sanction ‘Fortuna’ Vessel Doing Nord Stream 2 Work

By Michael Nienaber BERLIN, Jan 18 (Reuters) – The United States has informed Germany that it plans to impose sanctions on a Russian pipe-laying ship involved in construction of the...

January 18, 2021
Total Views: 8673

Friday, January 15, 2021

Construction Set to Start on Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in Danish Waters

BERLIN, Jan 15 (Reuters) – The Russia-led Nord Stream 2 (NS2) consortium on Friday said preparatory work to complete the subsea gas pipeline to Germany in Danish waters can go...

January 15, 2021
Total Views: 2638

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Russia Pushes Ahead on Gas Link to Europe Before U.S. Sanctions

By Vanessa Dezem, Daniel Flatley and Dina Khrennikova (Bloomberg) — Russia is stepping up work on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline before the U.S. tightens sanctions against the controversial project designed...

December 29, 2020
Total Views: 1602

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

U.S. Preparing New Sanctions to Impede Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON, Dec 23 (Reuters) – The United States is urging European allies and private companies to halt work that could help build the Nord Stream 2 natural...

December 23, 2020
Total Views: 3482

Friday, December 11, 2020

Russia Restarts Nord Stream 2 pipeline Construction Despite U.S. Sanctions

By Vladimir Soldatkin and Oksana Kobzeva MOSCOW, Dec 11 (Reuters) – Russia has resumed construction of the politically-charged Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to Germany, laying pipes after a one-year...

December 11, 2020
Total Views: 2795

Friday, December 4, 2020

Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Targeted in U.S. Defense Bill

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) – The annual U.S. defense policy bill unveiled by lawmakers late on Thursday contains sanctions that backers say will halt one of Russia’s...

December 4, 2020
Total Views: 5657

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Germany Says Nord Stream 2 Picked a Ship to Finish Pipeline

By Vanessa Dezem and Dina Khrennikova (Bloomberg) — Nord Stream 2 has picked a ship to finish laying sections of its pipeline under the Baltic Sea, a German agency overseeing the...

December 1, 2020
Total Views: 3952

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Maritime News

U.S. Targets Insurers In Latest Round of Nord Stream 2 Sanctions

By Daniel Flatley and Dina Khrennikova (Bloomberg) –The U.S. is drawing up additional sanctions on the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project, the latest obstacle in the path of...

November 11, 2020
Total Views: 191

Monday, October 26, 2020
Maritime News

Nord Stream 2 Pipe-Laying Vessel Underway to Project Hub

MOSCOW, Oct 26 (Reuters) – Russian pipe-laying vessel Akademik Cherskiy, expected to be used to finish the Moscow-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, is heading towards the German project hub...

October 26, 2020
Total Views: 184

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Maritime News

Marine Insurers Shun Russia’s Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream Projects

MOSCOW, Sept 23 (Reuters) – The world’s largest group of shipping insurers will not insure vessels involved in the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream gas pipeline projects because of...

September 23, 2020
Total Views: 104

Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Maritime News

U.S. Senators Propose Expanding Nord Stream 2 Sanctions

By Patricia Zengerle and Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, June 3 (Reuters) – U.S. senators will announce a bill this week expanding sanctions on Russia’s Nord Stream 2, a natural gas pipeline...

June 3, 2020
Total Views: 26