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    Swagelok stops product supply in Russia and Belarus


    Swagelok Company has said it will stop supplying Swagelok® products and services in Russia and Belarus indefinitely, effective 31st July.

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    EU releases plan to reduce reliance on Russian energy


    The European Commission has unveiled its strategy to end the EU’s dependence on Russian fossil fuels, in turn accelerating the green energy transition.

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    Time is of the essence for global biogas adoption


    As the international energy industry intensifies its focus on transitioning from harmful fossil-based fuels to ’clean’ fossil-free fuels, alternatives such as green hydrogen and biogas have garnered increased interest as a practical and sustainable way to decarbonise hard-to-abate sectors of industry.

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    WBA delivers message on biomethane and Russian gas


    The World Biogas Association (WBA) has focused on the potential for biomethane to help reduce the EU’s reliance on Russian gas in the latest announcement by its Chief Executive, Charlotte Morton.

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    Germany expands LNG import capacity to end reliance on Russian gas


    As the Russia-Ukraine war continues to dominate headlines, Germany is making moves to reduce its reliance on Russian natural gas by employing floating storage regasification units (FSRUs) from energy company Uniper and Norwegian vessel operator Hoegh LNG.


    The impact on rare gases due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine


    As you most likely are aware, the rare gases krypton, xenon, and neon are by-products of very large air separation plants (ASU). These ASU’s are almost all attached to steel mills. With this said, adding capacity quickly is not realistic. It takes 1-3 years to add capacity and can only ...


    Ukraine war: The impact on rare gases


    As you most likely are aware, the rare gases krypton, xenon, and neon are by-products of very large air separation plants (ASU). These ASU’s are almost all attached to steel mills.

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    Linde provides update on Russia operations


    Following the announcement by Linde last month (March) that it has suspended all business development for new projects in Russia, the gas giant has provided an update on its current stance.

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    Impact of Russia-Ukraine war on steel production and supply chains


    The Russian invasion of Ukraine came as an unprecedented shock for the local steel industry. Most Ukrainian steel plants suspended their operations and set the equipment to the hot conservation mode, the issue of safety came first. Steel plants cannot work during shell, which poses a threat to the lives ...

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    Ukraine war: Impact on industrial gas markets


    Now more one full month into the war in Ukraine and with the conflict having escalated significantly in the last fortnight, the impact on trade, economies and the world as a whole is widespread.

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    Renew Europe calls for Europe to end reliance on Russian fuel


    The Russian invasion of Ukraine has exposed widespread vulnerabilities within the global and European energy markets, amplified by the heavy reliance on the import of fossil-fuels from Russia.

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    Ammonia: Russia-Ukraine blowback on market expected


    As the Russia-Ukraine conflict continues to escalate, wider impacts are being seen across a range of global markets including crude oil, food staples such as wheat and oilseeds, and the computer chip industry – a main consumer of neon, of which Russia and Ukraine are a majority supplier.

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    Air Products clarifies business position in Russia


    Air Products has today (21st March) said it will implement the safe and responsible divestiture of its business in Russia and will not pursue any new business development activities in the country.

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    Air Liquide applies international sanctions against Russia


    Air Liquide has said it is rigorously applying international sanctions again Russia and has halted all foreign investment and large development projects in the company.

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    Linde confirms suspension of new business in Russia


    Following reports in Germany yesterday of Linde’s suspension of new business in Russia, the company has confirmed it is ‘safely winding down’ affected projects in Russia and has suspended all business development for new projects in the country.

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    Lincoln Electric ceases operations in Russia


    Lincoln Electric is ceasing its operations in Russia and will implement a plan to support its employees in the country.

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    ADBA calls for ban on Russian natural gas imports


    A UK anaerobic digestion (AD) trade body has published an open letter to the Prime Minister (PM), calling for him to extend sanctions against Putin to Russian gas.

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    Russian invasion of Ukraine will impact future helium supply


    Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has dominated the news in recent days and the eventual outcome of the Ukraine crisis remains very uncertain. It is too early to know how things will turn out, but we do know that there will be an impact upon the global helium business and here ...

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    DTEK gives update on Ukraine energy systems during crisis


    One of Ukraine’s biggest energy companies, DTEK Group (DTEK), gave a weekly briefing yesterday (3rd March) on its recent efforts to sustain operations of Ukraine’s energy systems and current power-outages in parts of the country.

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    Energy group safeguarding Europe’s LNG supply


     An association of 84 companies involve in global liquefied natural gas (LNG) trade is working to ensure that a stable supply of LNG remains available as the Russia-Ukraine conflict continues to escalate.