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Susanna Twidale

EXPLAINER-Why Russian exports drive European gas prices

Jan 21 2022

LONDON, Jan 21 Escalating tensions on the Russia Ukraine border have led U.S. President Biden and other Western leaders to threaten severe economic sanctions on Russia if it attacks Ukraine https://www.reuters.com/world/blinken-arrives-berlin-ukraine-talks-with-european-allies-2022-01-20.

Analysis-Governments no match for markets in European energy crunch

Jan 19 2022

LONDON European governments have spent tens of billions of euros trying to shield consumers from record high energy prices, and themselves from voters' wrath, but the measures look set to fall short.

Factbox-Europe's efforts to shield households from energy cost spike

Jan 19 2022

LONDON European governments, some facing elections this year, have ploughed tens of billions of euros into measures designed to shield households from record high energy prices.

European gas prices rise with Russian pipeline stuck in reverse

Jan 05 2022

LONDON European gas prices rose on Wednesday as gas flowed eastwards for the 16th successive day along a pipeline that usually sends deliveries from Russia to Europe and political tensions remained high.

UPDATE 3-Russia's Putin lays Europe gas price crisis blame on Germany

Dec 23 2021

* Russian gas flows in reverse from Germany to Poland via Yamal pipeline

Heavy industry urges EU to tame 'unbearably high' energy prices

Dec 23 2021

BRUSSELS Energy intensive industries have urged the European Union to address soaring energy prices, saying the record costs have hit their competitiveness and could prompt European companies to relocate.

European gas prices hit record as Russian flows via Yamal reverse

Dec 21 2021

MOSCOW/FRANKFURT/LONDON European gas prices hit a new record high on Tuesday after a pipeline that brings Russian gas to Germany switched to flow east, a move the Kremlin said had no political implications, while two big German customers said Gazprom was meeting supply obligations.

Explainer-Can joint gas buying tackle Europe's high prices?

Dec 13 2021

BRUSSELS/LONDON The European Union is expected to propose a system this week to allow countries to jointly buy strategic stocks of gas, a measure drawn up in response to soaring energy prices.

EXPLAINER-Can joint gas buying tackle Europe's high prices?

Dec 13 2021

BRUSSELS/LONDON, Dec 13 The European Union is expected to propose a system this week to allow countries to jointly buy strategic stocks of gas, a measure drawn up in response to soaring energy prices.

Analysis-Flawed market reform leaves energy consumers with less choice

Dec 09 2021

LONDON High gas and power prices have driven energy retailers to the wall in many countries in a blow to market liberalisation efforts, leaving consumers with higher bills, a smaller pool of suppliers and calls for market reform.

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