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No to floating Chernobyl!

Feature story | 26 April, 2017 at 22:44

On the day of the 31st anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, Greenpeace Russia activists on inflatable boats have rolled out a banner reading “No to floating Chernobyl” before the floating NPP “Akademik Lomonosov”. They protested against the...

Greenpeace demands from the St.Petersburg Governor to stop the dangerous nuclear...

Feature story | 5 April, 2017 at 15:22

Right in the centre of St.Petersburg, Russia’s second biggest city, Rosatom plans to fuel a floating NPP and start the reactor. Greenpeace collects signatures under the petition to the Governor Georgy Poltavchenko to stop hazardous works.

Greenpeace protests against the launch of fueling of a nuclear power plant inside the...

Feature story | 6 February, 2017 at 11:56 1 comment

Greenpeace Russia has filed a request to the Head of the Federal Service for Ecological, Technological and Nuclear Supervision to check the legality of loading of nuclear fuel into the reactors of the floating nuclear power in St. Petersburg.

Cooperation between Russia, Mongolia and China to save Lake Baikal

Feature story | 14 May, 2015 at 14:11

The Biodiversity Conservation Center (BCC) sent an urgent open letter to all prospective investors of the Shuren Hydro Plant in Mongolia, a project that seriously threatens Lake Baikal and the Selenga River, and will fail to get Mongolia the...

The Threat to Baikal Rises from Mongolia

Feature story | 13 February, 2015 at 16:09 2 comments

Today, people living in the basin of the Selenga river in Russia and Mongolia, together with a number of environmental NGOs, filed a petition at the World Bank Inspection Panel demanding that the feasibility studies of dangerous hydro-electric...

Gazprom’s Arctic rig had a narrow escape from the storm

Feature story | 21 November, 2014 at 12:01

Gazprom’s drilling rig GSP Saturn that was damaged in an Arctic storm returned to the port of Murmansk on November 19th. It had been stuck in the storm in the Pechora Sea for a week.

Gazprom’s Arctic rig stuck in storm

Feature story | 14 November, 2014 at 17:02 1 comment

The towing of Gazprom’s Arctic platform GSP Saturn, that was damaged in a storm on November 7, was interrupted due to severe weather. It is not clear when the platform will arrive in Murmansk and if the situation is safe.

Accident on Gazprom Neft drilling platform GSP Saturn in Arctic waters

Feature story | 12 November, 2014 at 13:37

According to several media reports, the Gazprom-Neft commissioned drilling rig GSP Saturn was damaged during a violent storm while being towed to Murmansk on Saturday November 8.

The absent Russians at the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples

Feature story | 23 September, 2014 at 13:37 2 comments

The UN World Conference on Indigenous Peoples started in New York, but several delegates that had a lot to tell were absent. Five Russian participants were held up by police and federal security agents and forcefully prevented from taking their...

Gazprom’s Arctic achievements: a million barrels of oil produced, even more spilled

Feature story | 15 September, 2014 at 16:59 4 comments

Gazprom proceeds with its hazardous rush for offshore Arctic oil while failing to comply with Russian safety and environmental regulations, meanwhile its onland oil production remains a disaster for nature.

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