Jan 28, 03:59
FT: EU and Britain opposed new Russian gas projects because of Ukraine
They affected new Russian projects in the gas sector, reducing funding and technology supplies. At the same time, the FT writes that the damage may be to the original and Western companies that invest in projects in Russia.
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The countries of application and the UK, with US support, are developing packages against new Russian gas projects that could be activated in the event of an invasion of Ukraine, writes Financial Times, citing sources.
According to her, the measures are aimed at seriously allocating and offering technologies for new Russian projects in the gas sector. Joint production of products that will be part of larger commercial packages. Their degree of rigidity will be adjusted depending on the scale of the “Russian offensive”.
The FT reports that this is the time when Europe has taken a particularly noticeable blow to the gas sector, in which 40% of the fuel comes from Russia.
However, such valuations could also be significant Western companies, including BP, Total and Shell, which are investing in Russian gas projects, the newspaper writes. She recalls that the French Total, for example, is an important development in the development of a place born in Yamal, Shell last year ended with a five-year agreement with Gazprom.
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