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Gazprom Keeps EU Gas Export Plan Even as Crisis Hurts Demand

OAO Gazprom, the world’s biggest natural-gas producer, maintained its outlook for exports to Europe in 2012 even as the region’s downturn hurts demand.

“The economic crisis in the eurozone has considerably influenced demand for energy,” Gazprom Chief Executive Officer Alexey Miller said today in Omsk, Russia. “Demand for energy in the eurozone has fallen so far in 2012 compared with 2011.”