Analysis: Europe teams up with Gazprom

BERLIN, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Two major European energy players have recently linked up with Gazprom for large electricity projects in Russia and Europe. Some politicians fear Europe's energy security is suffering as a consequence.
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Gazprom to build power stations in Europe?

DUESSELDORF, Germany, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- State-controlled Russian energy giant Gazprom may soon get its long-sought chance to build power stations in Europe.

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Gazprom to export Sakhalin gas to Japan; Sakhalin-2 contracts exceed $10B; China shipping firm to buy six oil tankers

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Gazprom in talks with Japanese banks on Sakhalin-2; Indian oil firms eye Qatar's LPG sector; Libya shortlists Indian oil firm to bid for block

UPI Energy Watch

Russia, China in gas talks; Gazprom to develop fields in Eastern Siberia; Brazil’s Petrobras eyes offshore investments

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Germany’s E.ON, Gazprom in asset swap talks; China, Turkmenistan set up venture; Shell, Exxon mull selling BEB stake
ANDREA MIHAILESCU, UPI Energy Correspondent

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WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- India courts Gazprom on gas project
ANDREA MIHAILESCU, UPI Energy Correspondent

Gazprom seeks to be trillion-dollar firm

LONDON, July 9 (UPI) -- Russian energy giant Gazprom plans to become the world's first company with a stock market value topping $1 trillion, a company executive said.

China, S.Korea markets for Kovykta gas

MOSCOW, June 25 (UPI) -- China and South Korea are potential buyers of the national gas to be produced at Gazprom's Eastern Siberian Kovykta gas field, a company official said Monday.

Gazprom, Serbia plan building gas pipeline

MOSCOW, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Serbia and Russia's energy giant Gazprom signed a memorandum of understanding in Moscow Wednesday foreseeing construction of a gas pipeline in Serbia.

Gazprom mocks trans-Caspian pipeline

BRUSSELS, May 30 (UPI) -- Moscow's natural gas monopoly has rejected EU demands that it open its pipeline network to independent producers and other countries.

London won't stop Gazprom bid for Centrica

LONDON, April 26 (UPI) -- Britain will permit Russia's state-owned OAO Gazprom natural gas conglomerate to bid for Centrica PLC, which owns British Gas.

Russia warns Ukraine on gas supply

MOSCOW, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- The Russian energy giant Gazprom has warned Ukraine against tapping into natural gas meant for Europe, reports Novosti news agency.

Kazakhs, Russians create space venture

ASTANA, Kazakhstan, April 5 (UPI) -- Russia and Kazakhstan have signed founding documents for a joint space venture, Russian space officials said Tuesday.

Russia making satellite for Kazakhstan

ALMATY, Kazakhstan, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Russia has begun assembling the first Kazakh telecommunications satellite, local media reported Monday.
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Alexander Ivanovich Medvedev (Russian: Александр Иванович Медведев; Aleksandr Ivanovich Medvedev) (born 14 August 1955 in Shakhtyorsk, Sakhalin Oblast) is the current Deputy Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Russian energy company Gazprom, president of the Kontinental Hockey League, and the Director-General of Gazprom's export arm Gazprom Export. He is a member of the Coordination Committee of RosUkrEnergo and a member of the shareholders' committee of Nord Stream AG.

In 1978, he graduated from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology. From 1978 to 1989 he worked at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations. In 1989–1991 he was a director of the Soviet owned Donau Bank AG in Vienna and a managing director of bank's subsidiary company Inter Trade Consult GmbH. There are speculations that he had an undercover KGB job because he worked at Donau Bank at the same time as Andrei Akimov, another KGB officer and now Gazprombank's chief.

From 1991 to 1996 and from 1998 to 2002 he was director of the Austrian IMAG Investment Management & Advisory Group GmbH. Between 1997 and 1998 he was a vice president of the Eastern oil company (Восточная нефтяная компания) in Moscow. Since August 2002, Alexander Medvedev is the Director-General of Gazprom Export (former Gazeksport) and the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Gazprom.

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