On 20 May 2020, the Federal Network Agency granted to the Nord Stream Pipeline a derogation from the application of the primary provisions of the EU Gas Directive. Nord Stream AG submitted a corresponding application on 19 December 2019 after the changes to the EU Gas Directive were implemented into German law by the amended Energy Industry Act of the Federal Republic of Germany (EnWG).
The Institute of Energy Economics at the University of Cologne (EWI) and the international consulting company Frontier Economics issued an expert report considering the impact that the Nord Stream 2 pipeline would have on the European gas market.
Rajant Corporation, the provider of Kinetic Mesh® wireless networks, and Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia are improving operational safety and productivity through the use of autonomous haulage systems in an Australian coal mine.
HUBER+SUHNER, a leading global supplier of electrical and optical connectivity solutions, has today launched the RADOX® HPC500; a new addition to the RADOX® high power charging portfolio. It is the world’s first cooled charging cable system that allows continuous charging at 500 Amperes even in high-temperature environments.
Severneftegazprom, a joint venture between Gazprom, Wintershall Dea and OMV, is celebrating an impressive milestone: 300 billion cubic metres of natural gas have been produced from the Yuzhno-Russkoye field in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region in Russia since production started in 2007.
The first Russian Aframax tanker “Vladimir Monomakh” was heaved off at the Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex. The powerful new-generation tanker is designed to transport oil in unrestricted navigation.
Fitch Ratings announced that it has affirmed the issuer’s long-term default probability rating of PJSC TATNEFT at “BBB-” with the “stable” outlook.
In April 2020 CPC Marine Terminal shipped 5 328 017 t (42 278 004 bbl) gross of crude oil, a 1 197 912 t or nearly 30% YOY increase. In April 2020 МТ released 52 tankers. This takes the total number of vessels handled in the first four months of this year to 212.
Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant smoothly renewed all work activities which were suspended because of the risk of spreading COVID-19. Today all work activities are ongoing, the employees who are working in a remote way continue to work from home.
Endesa, through its renewable subsidiary Enel Green Power España (EGPE), has started construction on its second photovoltaic (PV) plant of around 50 MW in the town of Carmona, Seville province, Spain. The construction of this PV plant, known as "Los Naranjos", to be completed by the end of 2020, will involve an investment of 28.2 million euros.