Estonia is the northernmost of the three Baltic States. 1.3 million people live in the country and, as a consequence of 50 years of Soviet occupation from 1944 to 1991, a quarter of them are ethnic Russians.
The Great Illusion
New opportunities in unconventional gas exploitation let Europe dream of lightening its dramatic dependence on Russian supplies. Yet, the first tests confirm that european unconventional gas deposits are poorer than expected and their extraction would have limited benefits and no significant impact on consumption.