The EU plan to reduce Russian gas imports by two-thirds by the end of 2022: Practical realities and implications

On 8 March 2022, the European Commission published the outline of a plan to make Europe independent from Russian fossil fuels well before 2030, starting with gas, in light of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The Commission noted that EU gas imports from Russia in 2021 (pipeline and LNG combined) totalled 155 billion cubic metres (bcm), … Continue reading The EU plan to reduce Russian gas imports by two-thirds by the end of 2022: Practical realities and implications