Coal, Russia Oil and Gas
The creation of the Taimyr-Turukhansk support zone in the north of the Krasnoyarsk region provides for the development of new centers for the extraction of coal, gas and oil in the Arctic territory
The explored reserves of oil and gas in Russia will be enough for more than 50 years, the Minister of Energy Alexander Novak stated.
In January 2017, Russia increased the amount of oil and gas condensate production by 2.4% compared with January 2016 to 46.1 million tons.
Russia is ready to supply gas to the Ukraine, for this Naftogaz should apply to Gazprom, the press centre of the Russian Ministry of Energy reports.
For the first time in the past two years the Ukraine is faced with the real prospect of rolling blackouts.
On the results of 2016 Russian companies extracted 547.5 mln tons of oil, which is by 2.5% higher than in 2015, the Minister of Energy, A. Novak, said.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts an increase in world coal demand by nearly 200 million tons in the next five years - up to 5.64 billion tons in 2021.
Representatives of Corporation of the Far East Development and Far Eastern port of Vanino have signed an agreement on the implementation of activities in the territory of the free port in the Vanin
In January-September 2016, subsoil users of the Chukotka autonomous district produced 22.5 tons of gold, which is by 12% less than in the same period last year.
In January-August 2016, the oil production in Russia, including gas condensate, increased by 2.4% compared to the same period last year to 363.7 million tons, Russian Statistics Committee reports.<