Polish Prime Minister seeks to reassure citizens on natural gas supply after Russia cuts off Poland, Bulgaria

Polish Prime Minister seeks to reassure citizens on natural gas supply after Russia cuts off Poland, Bulgaria

Aleksander Marasek runs a coal supply business north of Warsaw called Almar.Anna Liminowicz/The Globe and Mail Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has sought to reassure his country that gas supplies will not be curtailed despite a move by Russia’s Gazprom to cut off deliveries because Poland has refused to make payments in rubles. But demand … Read more

The Oil And Gas Industry Is Booming Despite Net-Zero Ambitions

The Oil And Gas Industry Is Booming Despite Net-Zero Ambitions

Both the European Union and the United States are firmly on the path to a net-zero economy. This much has been made clear by officials from both sides of the Atlantic despite the EU’s hunt for more gas and the Biden administration’s calls for more oil production. Yet before net-zero is achieved—if it is ever … Read more

Opinion: Quickly cutting Russian gas imports to Europe could backfire

Opinion: Quickly cutting Russian gas imports to Europe could backfire

Protesters gather outside the Federal Ministry for Economy and Climate Action in Berlin, Germany, to demand an immediate end to German imports of Russian gas and oil, on April 21.Tamir Kalifa/Getty Images Russian President Vladimir Putin is, so far, winning the natural-gas war with Europe, or at least not losing it. There is little reason … Read more

UK banks on nuclear to escape Russian fuels – POLITICO

UK banks on nuclear to escape Russian fuels – POLITICO

LONDON — The UK government has pledged to put new nuclear power at the heart of its plan to wean Britain off imported fossil fuels. In a fresh energy strategy, ministers pledged to deliver the equivalent of one nuclear reactor each year instead of one a decade, alongside major boosts in renewable energy schemes. But … Read more

Poland Aims To Stop Using Russian Oil By End-2022

Poland Aims To Stop Using Russian Oil By End-2022

Poland is looking to stop using Russian oil by the end of this year and place an embargo on Russian coal imports within two months’ time, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Wednesday. Poland imports from Russia around 60 percent of the oil its refineries process, and its top refiner PKN Orlen has term … Read more