Nord Stream AG worked for 2 alternative gas pipeline route Nord stream-2 in the event of a ban by Denmark for its installation in the territorial waters of the country, it’s longer than the main route for 10 kilometers. This was stated by the technical Director 2 Nord Stream AG Sergey Serdyukov, PRIME reports.
“The alternative will be. It worked out,” – said Serdyukov, responding to a question about an alternative route of Nord stream-2 in the case of the ban by Denmark of the pipeline construction in its waters.
As reported, at present in Denmark, discusses changes to the environmental laws of the country to prevent the construction of Nord stream-2 in its territorial inputs.
While Serdyukov said that the pipe manufacturers have produced more than half of the pipes needed for the construction of the Nord stream-2.
“We have produced 52% of the pipe and taken to the place of betonirovannaa, three plant,” he said.
Project Nord stream-2 involves the construction of two pipelines with a total capacity of 55 billion cubic meters of gas off the coast of Russia through the Baltic sea to Germany. The new pipeline is planned to build near the Northern stream. Against the implementation of the project, a number of countries, in particular Ukraine and the United States.
The operator of the project with a total value of 9.5 billion euros is the company 2 the Nord Stream AG, the only shareholder of which is Gazprom. European partners – Shell, OMV, Engie, Uniper and Wintershall – have committed to financing the Nord stream-2 total 50%, ie 950 million euros each. Gazprom will provide the other half of the funds to 4.75 billion euros.