Nord Stream online by 2011

BERLIN, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- The Nord Stream natural gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea to Germany will go into operation by October 2011, the head of the pipeline consortium said.

Rolls-Royce lands Nord Stream contract

DERBY, England, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Rolls-Royce, the English power system developer, announced it was awarded a compressor contract for the Nord Stream pipeline from Russia to Europe.

Gazprom in Nord Stream talks with France

PARIS, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- A delegation from Russian energy monopoly Gazprom visited French officials to discuss energy cooperation, including the Nord Stream gas pipeline.

Munitions to be cleared for Nord Stream

HELSINKI, Finland, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The consortium managing the Nord Stream submarine gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea said it plans to detonate unexploded World War II ordnance underwater.

Nord Stream construction slated for 2010

MOSCOW, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- The first stages of construction of the Nord Stream gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea will begin in April 2010, officials said Tuesday.

Putin raises concerns over Nord Stream

MOSCOW, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Russian gas shipments to Europe will be more expensive unless political capital is expended in support of the Nord Stream pipeline, the prime minister said.

Nord Stream on schedule despite economy

ZUG, Switzerland, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- The planned Nord Stream gas pipeline from Russia to Germany is on schedule amid the looming global financial crisis, the consortium for the project said.

Medvedev issues warning on Nord Stream

BERLIN, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev issued a veiled warning in Berlin to "outside" powers trying to influence the Nord Stream natural gas project.

Germany, Russia reach gas deal

MOSCOW, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- German energy firm E.ON closed a deal with Russian monopoly Gazprom that paves the way for meeting supplies for the Nord Stream pipeline under the Baltic Sea.

Nord Stream route nearly munitions-free

MOSCOW, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Since surveys for the Baltic Sea Nord Stream gas pipeline began, 94 percent of the route is clear of chemical and conventional ordnance, a report says.

Russia talks finance on pipelines

MOSCOW, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Top officials with Russian energy giant Gazprom and the Hungarian state bank discussed the construction of the South Stream natural gas pipeline.

U.S. comments on Nord Stream irk Germany

BERLIN, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- The German government lodged a formal complaint regarding alleged interference by U.S. officials in a planned natural gas pipeline from Russia to Germany.

EU decision on Nord Stream holds no sway

BRUSSELS, July 11 (UPI) -- A majority decision by the European Parliament opposing the Baltic Nord Stream natural gas pipeline did not dissuade the pipeline consortium's ambitions.

Wintershall welcomes EU's Nord Stream nod

BERLIN, July 10 (UPI) -- German oil and natural gas firm Wintershall hailed statements the European Parliament made in regard to the importance of the Nord Stream gas pipeline.

EU calls for assessment of Nord Stream

BRUSSELS, July 9 (UPI) -- The European Parliament approved an environmental assessment to explore the impact of the Nord Stream undersea natural gas pipeline before moving ahead.

E.ON says Nord Stream is on schedule

MOSCOW, June 24 (UPI) -- The Baltic Nord Stream gas pipeline is on schedule to launch in 2011 despite environmental concerns, German energy officials said Tuesday in Moscow.

Dutch firm Gasunie signs onto Nord Stream

MOSCOW, June 18 (UPI) -- Dutch gas infrastructure and transportation firm Gasunie joined the Russian-Baltic Sea Nord Stream pipeline project, Gazprom officials said Wednesday.

Baltic Council opposes Nord Stream project

RIGA, Latvia, June 5 (UPI) -- Members of the Council of Baltic Sea States voiced opposition to the Nord Stream gas pipeline of Russian energy giant Gazprom, citing environmental concerns.
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