Public monitoring of industrial projects in Primorye

Non-governmental organisations have no right to make anyone abide by environmental regulations and laws or to obligate to do concrete actions for the sake of nature. But NGOs can bring various nature conservation problems directly to the public, tell the truth about what happens, and catalyze by their activities various changes necessary to improve nature conservation. Продолжить

Sakhalin-Khabarovsk-Vladivostok Gas Pipeline in Primorye

On September 15, Russian media informed that the construction of the Sakhalin-Khabarovsk-Vladivostok gas pipeline started in Primorye according to the agreement signed by Primorsky Krai Administration and Russian energy giant Gasprom. The first joint of the gas pipeline in Primorye was welded on September 14 nearby Ivanovka village of Mikhailovsky district. Продолжить

Angular Round Table of Transneft

On July 10, 2008 “Transneft” joint stock company held a round table with the purpose to discuss ecological aspects of “Eastern Siberia – Pacific Ocean” (VSTO) pipeline with the concerned public. The event drew more people than the public hearings on a special sea oil terminal at Kozmino Bay on June 25. Продолжить