Putin asks to return the turbine for “SP” after the photo of Scholz: why the part is not given

President of Russia Vladimir Putin asked to return the turbine for Nord Stream after he was shown photographs of the German Chancellor Olaf Scholz against the background of the turbine. According to the Russian leader, such pictures can be taken as much as you like, but this is the property of the Russian Federation. The … Read more

The deal between Inter RAO and Siemens on the sale of the turbine business was in doubt

The Government of the Russian Federation previously included STGT and OOO Siemens Energetika, controlled by a German company, among the enterprises, exit from which is possible only with special permission from the president. Negotiations were held even before the decree was issued, the parties were ready to conclude an agreement in the near future, sources … Read more

Siemens Energy offered to create a playlist in Spotify for the Gazprom turbine

Siemens Energy offered on Twitter to create a playlist for the Gazprom turbine in the music streaming service Spotify. The company started with the song So Lonely (“So Lonely” – “b”) by The Police. Gazprom, in response to Siemens, offered to include the song Breaking the Law (“Breaking the Law” – “b”) by the heavy … Read more

Gas turbine Nord Stream 1 is still fixed in Germany

The repaired turbine for the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline, which runs between Russia and Germany, is still standing in Germany. This was for maintenance in Canada, but has been back in Germany for weeks now, ready for transport to Russia. According to Siemens, the maker of the turbine, there are no signs yet that … Read more

Turbine for Nord Stream remains in Germany

The Siemens Energy turbine for the Nord Stream gas pipeline remains in the German city of Mülheim an der Ruhr, a company representative told DPA. He noted that the turbine is ready for operation. As a representative of Siemens Energy specified, the turbine is sealed. If its shipment is agreed upon, then it will have … Read more

German Chancellor Scholz called on Russia to take the Siemens turbine

BERLIN, 11 Aug – German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said at a big summer press conference that Russia should stop using “illusory” arguments and take the Siemens turbine for Nord Stream 1, it is ready for delivery. So Scholz answered a journalist’s question about whether he thinks that ex-Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, who visited Moscow in July, … Read more

The European Commission denied the statements of the Russian Federation about the impossibility of transferring the gas turbine due to sanctions

The European Commission says Western sanctions against Moscow are not an obstacle to the transfer of a Siemens gas turbine from Germany to Russia. This was reported by Ukrinform with reference to “Radio Liberty“. Russian state-owned energy giant Gazprom has cut gas supplies via the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline to Germany to one-fifth of … Read more

Peskov said that Gazprom needs documentation to obtain a turbine

Gazprom would very much like to receive a repaired turbine for Nord Stream, but it needs legal confirmation that it is not under sanctions. This was announced on August 4 by the press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov. “In this case, it is important for Gazprom to obtain legal documents … Read more