Russia spearheads common energy market for Eurasian Union

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A view of a pipeline at the Bilche-Volytsko-Uherske underground gas storage facility, Lviv region, Ukraine, May 21, 2014. The issue of Ukraine was also discussed at the World Energy Summit in Astana, Kazakhstan this week.

Russia spearheads common energy market for Eurasian Union


ASTANA – The mutual responsibilities of the energy producers, transit states and consumers as well as the situation in Ukraine, US and European Council statements about economic sanctions against Russia were the focus of the 7th Astana Economic Forum in Astana this week, which included a world energy summit “Energy in Transition Period: Opportunities and Emerging Risks”.

The World Energy Summit, one of the central events of the industry’s international community, was held by the World...


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