Russia, Turkish Stream
It seemed just yesterday that Gazprom had finally abandoned the South Stream project and would agree with Ankara on the Turkish Stream from day to day.
The interruption of gas supplies to Turkey through Romania and Bulgaria after the commissioning of the Turkish Stream may cause the claims of the transit countries.
Erdogan announces activation of cooperation with Russian on nuclear power plant Akkuyu and Turkish StreamEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2017-03-13 08:42:18
The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has noted the intensification of the cooperation between Turkey and Russia in the implementation of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant and the Turkish Stream
Gazprom has again postponed the commissioning of new gas liquefaction projects on Sakhalin and the Baltic Sea. According to the new plans, they will start working at best in the mid-2020s.
The entire regulatory framework for the construction of the first thread of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline has already been prepared.
Russia and the European Commission share a common position on the Opal gas pipeline.
“Gazprom” is about to realize “Turkish Stream” gas pipeline construction under the terms of project financing.
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
South Stream Transport B.V., part of Gazprom, signed a contract for the construction of the second line of an offshore section of “Turkish Stream” with Allseas Group, Gazprom reports.
Russia does not plan to start the construction of the second branch of “Turkish Stream” to Europe, until it gets guarantees and approval from the European Commission.