[VIDEO] Joint webinar with TACCR about LNG

Updated: Sep 29, 2020

The Belgian Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce for Russia & Belarus and the Trans-Atlantic Chamber of Commerce for Russia and CIS countries had the pleasure to hold a joint webinar about "European Union – Eurasian Economic Union Liquefied natural gas Joint Ventures" on 29th September 2020.

Liquefied natural gas' popularity is growing all over the world. According to the 2019 Shell report, global demand for LNG increased by 12.5%, reaching 359 million tons. According to the forecasts of the International Energy Agency, in 2040 the demand for LNG will double by 700 million tons, which explains the growing popularity of natural gas.

On 11th of June 2020, Russian government announced measures to create JV’s with foreign partners and licensors in direction of joint LNG projects.

During our webinar, we will talk about how the EU - EAEU are ready to use these opening opportunities and about the prospects of the global LNG industry and place of EU lisensors in EAEU LNG Joint Ventures.


  • - Welcoming word and introduction remarks with TACCR/BLRB Chairs, Elena Bespalova and Arkady Arianoff

  • Prospects for LNG development in the Black Sea and adjacent countries with Mr. Andrei Haug, Skolkovo Energy Center, working group on low tonnage LNG, PHD International Energy Business, Russian Gubkin State University of Oil & Gas 

  • LNG strategy in Europe with Mr Hany Aouad, Sales Manager of Fluxys 

  • Advanced air cooling technologies to reduce capital costs and improve Productivity in LNG Plants with Alexei Kabaev, Head or Heating Division, Kelvion

  • The key role of gas in the pathway for the Belgian energy transition with Mr Stéphane Bocqué, Communication Manager for Febeg (Federation of Belgian Electricity and Gas Companies vzw/asbl)

  • Comments from Leonid Tevrdokhlebv, 50 years in Russian oil & gas Industry, founder of Yukos, Head of Energy Policy of Russian State Chamber of Industry and Trade about the reserves and production of Helium

  • Comments from Mr Christian Cleutinx, a Belgian international expert in energy security, with 30 plus years of experience in geopolitics, international relations and energy with a special emphasis on Russia and the United States.

  • Q&A

For any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us: info@blrb.org

Kind regards,


The Belgian Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce for Russia & Belarus (BLRB Chamber of Commerce)


+32 473 94 86 55

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