Беларусь Сегодня

+19 oC
USD: 2.08
EUR: 2.32

Advantages of joint project

Final decision on Yamal-Europe-2 project expected in November
“Poland has confirmed its desire to buy an additional 15bn cubic metres of gas annually long-term. All these issues will be resolved, as I understand, in November,” the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus, H. E. Mr. Alexander Surikov, told reporters at a recent Minsk press conference. He also explained that a business plan and a feasibility study for the project will be ready by November. Substantive consultations with Belarus will then begin.

Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed Gazprom to revive the Yamal-Europe-2 gas pipeline project via Belarus, to ensure supply to Poland, Slovakia and Hungary and enhance the reliability of gas supply to Europe. Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller notes that a new gas pipeline through Belarus to Europe is being considered, with preliminary talks indicating that such a line could be operational by 2018-2019.

According to Mr. Surikov, co-operation between Belarus and Russia continues to grow — as statistics confirm. Since the early 1990s, our turnover has risen dozens of times. “No such progress is seen with any other state but Belarus,” the Ambassador stressed. 
Заметили ошибку? Пожалуйста, выделите её и нажмите Ctrl+Enter
Новости и статьи