Construction on the China-Russia eastern natural gas pipeline project has moved far beyond provinces on the border, and extended to the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu, pictured here on March 12, 2022.
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BEIJING — China and Russia are in the final stages of building the first pipeline that can send gas from Siberia to Shanghai.
“Power of Siberia” — as the portion located in Russia is called — began delivering natural gas to northern China in December 2019, according to Chinese state media.
In China, the pipeline runs down the eastern side of the country, past the capital city of Beijing and down to Shanghai. The middle phase…