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Russia limits Nord Stream 1 gas supply to 20% citing repairs

Russia’s Gazprom said it would again reduce gas deliveries through Nord Stream 1 by 20% for ‘repairs,’ cutting the current flow in half. The new blow to supply comes as Europe scrambles to store gas for winter. Russian gas giant Gazprom said on Monday it was cutting daily gas deliveries via the Nord Stream 1 […]

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Russia resumes pumping gas to Europe after warning to curb supplies altogether

Russia has resumed pumping gas to Europe through its biggest pipeline after warnings it could curb or halt supplies altogether. The Nord Stream 1 pipeline restarted following a 10-day maintenance break but at a reduced level. On Wednesday, the European Commission urged countries to cut gas use by 15% over the next seven months in […]

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European Union urged to cut gas use amid fear of complete Russian gas shut-off

The European Commission has urged countries across the bloc to cut their gas use by 15% from August to March amid fears Russia could halt supplies. It says the target is voluntary but will become legally binding if Moscow turns off the taps this summer. The key Nord Stream 1 pipeline from Russia to Germany […]

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Russia slashes gas supply to Europe amid sub-zero temperatures, sending prices surging

Russia has slashed its gas supplies to Europe over the weekend, sending prices surging as the continent prepares for a week of sub-zero temperatures. Shipments through the Yamal pipeline which runs through Belarus and Poland to Germany were at their lowest for at least a month over the weekend, Interfax reported, citing market data. Daily […]

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Germany suspends approval for Nord Stream 2 pipeline soaring gas prices across Europe

Natural gas prices in Europe soared on Tuesday after Germany confirmed that it has suspended the process of certifying a controversial new Russian gas pipeline called Nord Stream 2. The German energy market regulator said in a statement that it could not certify Nord Stream 2 as an independent operator because the company was based […]

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Dark Truth: Indian government’s dependence on petrol and diesel for revenue

Fuel plays a vital role when it comes to the economy. Industrial functionality relies on the consumption of enormous amounts of energy which caters to generation of economic wealth. Many countries have economies that are based on petroleum as it is a daily use product that covers multiple sectors such as transportation, plastics and agriculture. […]

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Mystery cold gas bullets shot from the centre of our Milky Way Galaxy

Astronomers have observed a strange activity in our Milky Way Galaxy, dense cold gas discharge like bullets coming from the centre. Observers using the ¬†Atacama Pathfinder Experiment operated by the European Southern Observatory in Chile noticed this phenomenon. The researchers said that the discharge of gas could be detrimental to the galaxy and could have […]