Russia's Defense Ministry says US-led coalition unlikely to launch battle for Raqqa soonRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 19:06
Russia cuts oil production by 185,000 barrels per day as of today — energy ministerBusiness & Economy March 25, 18:30
OPEC has no objections to speed of Russia's oil production cutsBusiness & Economy March 25, 12:38
Opposition leader Vladimir Neklyayev detained in Belarus - news agency directorWorld March 25, 5:33
Russia submits amicus curiae brief to US Supreme CourtRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:34
Russia, China suggest for UN SC to adopt resolution on chemical terrorism threatRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:23
Russian lawmaker compares European Union to Soviet UnionRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:16
Russian emergencies ministry says fire at Kazan’s gunpowder factory fully extinguishedWorld March 25, 3:01
Relations btw US, Russia worst over half-century - Lukin quoting KissingerRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 2:58
In the report, the EU confirms that market measures will not suffice if serious problems occur, and then mechanisms of the best use of gas storages and liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminals must be implemented.
EU LNG receiving terminals’ capacities amount to about 200 billion cubic meters, but they are only 20% loaded as many companies sell the gas to Asia and Latin America and the sales could be curbed.
In general, the union’s strategy is to decrease the use of fossil fuels, gas in the first place, by improving the energy efficiency and switching to renewable resources. The EU will also promote forming gas prices on the basis of the spot market instead of linking them to oil.