Russia will warn about gas glitches

November 2007
Utility Week;11/2/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p13
Trade Publication
This article reports that the European Union (EU) and Russia agreed an early warning system, under which the latter would alert the European Commission to any interruption in gas supplies. The agreement came as the dependence of the EU on gas from Russia was made clear by the latest detailed trade figures released by EU statistical agency Eurostat. This revealed that 42 per cent of the natural gas imported in 2005 was Russian.


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