Gas pipes are seen at the Gasum plant in Raikkola, Imatra, Finland. Photo: AFP
Gas pipes are seen at the Gasum plant in Raikkola, Imatra, Finland. Photo: AFP
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Russia cuts off gas to Finland over payments dispute

  • Most gas used in Finland comes from Russia but gas only accounts for about 5 per cent of the Scandinavian country’s annual energy consumption
  • Moscow already cut off gas to Bulgaria and Poland last month after they refused to comply with new Russian rules requiring settlements in roubles

Gas pipes are seen at the Gasum plant in Raikkola, Imatra, Finland. Photo: AFP
Gas pipes are seen at the Gasum plant in Raikkola, Imatra, Finland. Photo: AFP
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