Nord Stream, Russia Oil and Gas
Russia has an interest in the participation of companies from Italy in tenders for such projects as Nord Stream-2 and the Southern Gas Corridor.
MEPs from countries receiving transit money from Russia continue to worry about the fate of the bypassing gas pipelines Opal and Nord Stream-2.
Russia would be able to use Nord Stream-1 and Nord Stream-2 gas pipelines to blackmail Europe, the Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Vitold Vashchikovskiy stated.
It seems that Gazprom has managed to find an approach to the European officials.
The Commercial Director of Nord Stream 2 Reinhard Ontid also added that a gas deficit in Europe would appear by 2020.
In the coming weeks Nord Stream 2 would launch the procedure for obtaining the permits, necessary for the Nord Stream 2 project to be constructed, from all the countries affected by the project, No
Russia and the European Commission share a common position on the Opal gas pipeline.
"Naftogaz Ukraine" has sent to the European Court of Justice a request for accession to the PGNIG lawsuit against the decision of the European Commission on the Opal.
During the discussion of the North and South (Turkish) Streams Russia and the EU agreed to provide information on them, the Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Aleksandr Novak stated after
The Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite considers the gas pipelines of Nord Stream and Nord Stream-2" political projects.