Jan. 12, 2018 | Zug, Switzerland
Why Europe Needs Nord Stream 2
As Europe’s domestic gas production is projected to halve in the coming years, additional gas imports through the Baltic Sea will be needed to safeguard security of supply. EU experts estimate the supply gap at around 120 billion cubic metres (bcm). Gas is becoming an increasingly important part of the energy mix in Germany and other EU countries.
Jan. 11, 2018
Embracing Gas to Combat Climate Change
Replacing coal with natural gas will help the EU reach its carbon emission reduction targets, writes Nord Stream 2’s Governmental Relations Advisor Alex Barnes in a new piece for “Energy World.”
Nov. 27, 2017 | Moscow
Nord Stream 2 Submits Final EIA Report in Russia
Nord Stream 2 AG, the developer of a new pipeline to supply Russian natural gas to the EU market through the Baltic Sea, has submitted the final environmental impact assessment (EIA) report to the Russian Environmental Inspectorate (Rosprirodnadzor) for state environmental expert review.
Nov. 7, 2017 | Stralsund
Nord Stream 2 submits revised compensation concept
Nord Stream 2 AG has submitted a revised compensation concept to the Stralsund Mining Authority, the authority responsible for carrying out the permitting procedure and issuing the permit for the route of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in German coastal waters.
Oct. 20, 2017
Two New Studies Highlight Economic Benefits of Nord Stream 2
Two recently published studies have highlighted how the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline will make a positive economic impact in Europe.
Oct. 4, 2017 | St Petersburg
Nord Stream 2 Completes Two Months of Public Consultations in Russia
Nord Stream 2 AG, the developer of a new pipeline to supply Russian natural gas through the Baltic Sea to the EU market, has completed the 60 days public consultation process on the draft EIA report for the project in Russia.
Sept. 22, 2017 | Helsinki
Nord Stream 2 AG Submitted Permit Applications in Finland
Swiss project developer Nord Stream 2 AG has this week submitted to the competent permit authorities applications for two permits to construct the planned twin 1,200-kilometre Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipelines through the Baltic Sea in the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
Sept. 4, 2017 | Kingisepp
Nord Stream 2 Will Not Have Significant Impact on Kurgalsky Reserve
Nord Stream 2 AG, the developer of a new pipeline to supply Russian gas to the key EU market through the Baltic Sea, and the Kingisepp District Administration have held a public hearing of the draft environmental impact assessment report (EIA) for the project in Russia that was published on 4 August 2017.