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May 11, 2017

The changing seasons have brought only positive news to Cheniere Energy, which was the first US company to launch LNG plant in the Gulf of Mexico. On February 24, exactly one year had passed away since the first LNG cargo left Sabine Pass. Four days later, Cheniere reported its first quarterly net profit ($110 million in 4Q 2016 versus $291 million loss one year ago).1 In late March, Train 3 of the Sabine Pass liquefaction facility came online.

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April 18, 2017

In this study “RES support on the retail markets: time to intervene” VYGON Consulting experts have analyzed the adopted support mechanism and the reasons for its current inconsistency. We have identified the measures to optimize the system and assessed the economic effects on the tariff formation at the level of a particular region within the price zone of the wholesale market.

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January 26, 2017

Today the oil taxation system is standing on the verge of changes. The Main Tax Policy Directions for 2017 and for 2018/2019 Planning Period paper (“ONNP”) offers an option to activate the profit-based tax in oil upstream sector (“NDD”) for pilot projects and remove the export duties completely (as a tax reform option).

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December 5, 2016

Oil has become the key contemporary energy source due to large-scale gasoline application in the internal combustion engine (ICE). Motor transport accounts for the biggest share in oil consumption and so far has been the main oil market driver. This sector has always been associated with a promising future of oil.

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May 12, 2016

The new study conducted by VYGON Consulting “Russian Oil Industry: 2015 Results and Outlook for 2016-2017” provides in-depth analysis of production and economic performance in key Russian oil sectors in 2015, as well as projections for 2016-2017.

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April 4, 2016

Maria Belova, VYGON Consulting Senior Analyst has become the best energy expert 2015 during the "KonTEKst" event. "KonTEKst" awarding ceremony took place in Moscow International Petroleum Club on the 1st April, 2016 in Moscow.

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March 16, 2016

The new study conducted by VYGON Consulting provides scenarios on total cost of ownership for EV and gasoline car by 2020 as well as the price sensitivity analysis of current TCO differential to oil prices and battery cost.

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July 9, 2015

Sergei Donskoy, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, held a meeting with oil and gas majors at GKZ on July 7, 2015 on regulatory documents preparation to introduce a new classification of oil and combustible gas reserves and resources by January 1, 2016.

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June 9, 2015

The new study conducted by VYGON Consulting considers possible scenarios of Turkish Stream project development from the point of three engaged (involved) parties balance of interest: Russia as the main gas supplier, major transit countries (Ukraine and potentially Turkey) and natural gas consumer (EU).

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March 5, 2015

A sharp drop in oil prices in late 2014 and early 2015 is a major challenge for the Russian oil sector and the entire domestic economy. Any adjustment of public strategy and energy policy to changing circumstances should be based on a thorough analysis of the nature of crisis and its likely consequences.

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February 6, 2015

Industry consulting companies VYGON Consulting and Ingenix Group signed an agreement on strategic partnership in order to have a long-term cooperation in providing companies and public authorities with high-quality information and consulting services and analytical products in the oil and gas industry development in Russia.

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February 5, 2015

VYGON Consulting conducted a press breakfast in the World Trade Center with media representatives under the topic “Challenges and scenarios for Russian oil industry development."

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