Eco-activists swam to the tanker on boats and chained themselves to the anchor chain.
At least eight miners were killed and about 20 others were injured as a result of a collapse at a coal mine in the vicinity of the Serbian town of Soko Banja.
The Parliament of Moldova on Thursday, January 20, introduced a state of emergency for 60 days amid the gas crisis.
The mayor of the city of Shostka in the Sumy region of Ukraine, Mykola Noga, was outraged by the high prices for blue fuel. The official announced this on January.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday, December 24, called it stupidity to prevent the launch of Nord Stream 2.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko recalled the dependence of Lithuania and Ukraine on Belarusian transit.
Implementation of a large-scale gasification program in Russia will allow to reduce CO2 emissions by 23 million tons by the end of 2024.
After the accident at Listvyazhnaya, 31 mines in Kuzbass were inspected and 180 cases have been initiated.
The fire at the Listvyazhnaya mine began after coal dust ignited in a ventilation shaft at a depth of 250 meters.
Moldovagaz has not yet found a commercial solution to pay off the debt to Gazprom in the amount of $ 74.2 million, said Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Spinu.
Europe may face power outages if winters are cold, French newspaper Le Monde writes.
In the current heating season, Ukraine will buy mainly American and Polish coal, First Deputy Energy Minister Yuriy Vlasenko said in an interview with the Espresso channel.
The leader of the unrecognized Transnistria Vadim Krasnoselsky spoke in favor of direct settlements with Gazprom for the fuel consumed.
Russia will agree to start direct gas supplies to Ukraine only on condition of political concessions in Donbass and Crimea, analyst Alexander Kochetkov believes.
The Kazakhstani authorities do not confirm that Russia blocks transit of coal to Ukraine.