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Nord Stream 2 at a Glance

Everything you need to know about the pipeline.

Nord Stream 2 Receives Construction Permit in Russia

June 7, 2018 | Zug, Switzerland/Moscow, Russia

Nord Stream 2 Receives Construction Permit in Russia

Nord Stream 2 AG, the developer of a pipeline to supply Russian natural gas to the EU market through the Baltic Sea, today received the construction permit for the Russian section of the planned pipeline.
Construction and Operation Permit for Nord Stream 2 Granted by Sweden

June 7, 2018 | Stockholm, Sweden

Construction and Operation Permit for Nord Stream 2 Granted by Sweden

Nord Stream 2 AG today obtained the permit to construct and operate its planned pipeline system in the Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). The 1,230-kilometres-long pipeline system will transport natural gas from Russia to the European Union. The permit was granted by the government, represented by the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation, which is in charge of the application.
Nord Stream 2 Releases 90,000 Young Atlantic Salmon as Part of Compensation Measures in Russia

May 24, 2018 | St Petersburg, Russia

Nord Stream 2 Releases 90,000 Young Atlantic Salmon as Part of Compensation Measures in Russia

Nord Stream 2, the developer of the twin pipeline to supply Russian natural gas to the EU market through the Baltic Sea, released 90,000 young Atlantic salmon into rivers in the Russian part of the Gulf of Finland as compensation for potential temporary damage to fisheries during construction of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in Russian waters.
Nord Stream 2 Receives Positive Conclusion of the Main Department of State Expertise in Russia

May 15, 2018 | Zug, Switzerland/Moscow, Russia

Nord Stream 2 Receives Positive Conclusion of the Main Department of State Expertise in Russia

The Main Department of State Expertise (MSE), the federal autonomous institution under the Russian Ministry of Construction responsible for state expert review of design documentation of major infrastructure projects, has issued a positive conclusion on the project documentation and engineering survey results for the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in Russia.
Nord Stream 2 Starts Offshore Preparatory Pipelay Works in Germany

May 15, 2018 | Lubmin, Germany/Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Starts Offshore Preparatory Pipelay Works in Germany

Nord Stream 2 AG today started the offshore preparatory works for the subsequent pipelaying in the Bay of Greifswald.
Nord Stream 2 Receives Full Set of Permits in Finland

April 11, 2018 | Helsinki, Finland/Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Receives Full Set of Permits in Finland

Project developer Nord Stream 2 AG today received the second of two permits required to construct and operate the planned natural gas pipeline in the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), completing the permitting procedure in Finland.
Nord Stream 2 Receives Permit to Use the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone for Building the Pipeline

April 5, 2018 | Helsinki, Finland/Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Receives Permit to Use the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone for Building the Pipeline

Nord Stream 2 AG today received the Government’s consent for the use of the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) for the construction of the planned natural gas pipelines in its 374-kilometres-long section running through Finnish EEZ outside territorial waters.
Nord Stream 2 Receives Full Set of Permits in Germany

March 27, 2018 | Hamburg, Germany/Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Receives Full Set of Permits in Germany

Nord Stream 2 AG today received the permit for the construction and operation of the pipeline system in the German EEZ. The BSH issued the permit for this approximately 30-kilometres-long route section in accordance with the Federal Mining Act (BBergG).