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    • Cypriot government approves EastMed pipeline

      Cypriot government approves EastMed pipeline

      The Cypriot cabinet on Thursday ratified the EastMed gas pipeline project, Energy Minister Giorgos Lakkotrypis said in a statement. The project was signed in January by Greece, Israel, and Cyprus. The pipeline includes 1,300km of offshore and 600km of onshore sections. It will transport natural gas from the Levantine Basin in Israel and gas fields in Cypriot waters to Greece and Italy.

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    • EU court delivers Nord Stream 2 further blow

      EU court delivers Nord Stream 2 further blow

      Europe’s second highest court has rejected a challenge by the operators of the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 pipelines against EU gas rules, saying it was up individual member states to enforce them, news wires repported. The Nord Stream 2 operating company had said the EU rules, which require separate companies to build, operate and own pipelines, would weaken the basis for funding the project, and turned to the courts to annul a relevant EU gas directive amendment adopted last year.

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    • Putin, Xi launch Power of Siberia pipeline

      Putin, Xi launch Power of Siberia pipeline

      Russia and China on Monday launched a giant gas pipeline linking the countries for the first time, news wires reported. Presiding by video link-up over an elaborate televised ceremony, Russian president Vladimir Putin and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping hailed the Power of Siberia pipeline as a symbol of cooperation.

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