Nord Stream 2 is a danger to Russia as much as Europe

US Secretary of state Rex Tillerson has in a speech delivered today in Warsaw warned that the planned Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea gas pipeline between Russia and Germany presents a major threat to European energy security. Tillerson’s concerns are justified, to a smallish degree, but the language is alarmist, and hides the fact that […]

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Challenging Russia – Offshore Technology

The following is an excerpt from an article commissioned by SPG Media for the Offshore-Technology.com website, and published there yesterday in a slightly different form. Economic background Russia’s economy is heavily dependent on oil and gas exports, and with Europe becoming more and more reliant on imported fuels, the prospects for Russian industry should be […]

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