Russian pipe dreams

GAZPROM

The Nord Stream gas pipeline from Russia to Germany. Ten European governments have reportedly complained in a letter that Russia’s plans to extend its natural-gas link to Germany is against EU interests.

Nord Stream 2, Turkish Stream doubtful


Two major projects spearheaded by Russian gas monopoly Gazprom striving to bypass Ukraine seem more uncertain than ever as a Russian-Turkish pipeline may fall under restrictive measures against Ankara and Russia’s plans to extend its natural-gas link to Germany faces objections from some EU countries.
Russia’s Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project falls under the restrictive measures against Turkey. Russia has announced that it will impose i...


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