Tag: Russia

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Energy, Investment

Energy plays soccer in Russia

More than 1.5 million foreign tourists are expected to visit Russia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup… This summer’s football festival takes place in eleven Russian cities: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-Don, Yekaterinburg and Sochi. Of the 12 venues, the 81,000-seater Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow and the 68,134-seater Saint Petersburg […]

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Oil, Petroleum Review, Pipelines

Transneft operator of Russia’s largest oil pipeline network

Nic Newman looks at some of the issues facing Transneft, operator of Russia’s largest oil pipeline network, which carries over 85% of the oil produced in Russia. See PR+June+2018+p34-36

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Energy Management, Eniday, Europe, Flame Conference, Journalism, Petroleum Review, Technology, Trains, Transport, Western Europe, Wind Power

Recent work in May

Recent examples of my journalism, editorial, copywriting and corporate work for various clients in May. Petroleum Review The trials and tribulations of managing Russian oil pipeline network A look at the work of Russian oil pipeline company Transneft Railway Journal The impact of blockchain on the rail sector A look […]

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Asia, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Energy Security, Engineers, Northern Europe, Petroleum Review, Technology

Despite the sanctions Transneft keeps on growing

Transneft is the world’s leading operator of around 70,000 kilometres of oil pipeline in a network linking oil fields and refineries across the European continent, as well as to markets in Central Asia and China. See Table 1.  Indeed, Transneft shifts eight times the amount of crude oil compared with […]

Energy, Europe, Gas, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines

Dutch owned Gasunie at heart of magic gas roundabout

Nicholas Newman Pipeline Gas Journal August 2016 In the heart of Europe’s gas network operates N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie, usually known as Gasunie. Gasunie is a Dutch state-owned European gas infrastructure company that provides transportations services for the movement of natural gas and green gas in Holland and parts of northern […]