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Nord Stream 2 Withdraws the 2017 Territorial Waters Route Application in Denmark

June 28, 2019 | Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Withdraws the 2017 Territorial Waters Route Application in Denmark

Nord Stream 2 has withdrawn its application for the route through Danish territorial waters south of Bornholm, thus terminating a more than 2-year lasting procedure. A formal notice letter was handed to the Danish Energy Agency today.
Monitoring Results of Nord Stream 2 Construction in Finland: All Impacts Are in Line with or Lower than Assessed

June 20, 2019 | Helsinki, Finland/Zug

Monitoring Results of Nord Stream 2 Construction in Finland: All Impacts Are in Line with or Lower than Assessed

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and permit application documents. Monitoring covered all impacts of Nord Stream 2 Pipeline construction activities in the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone during 2018. In general, the impacts were minor, limited and short-term.
Nord Stream 2 Starts the Annual Release of Valuable Fish Juveniles in Russia

May 24, 2019 | St Petersburg, Russia

Nord Stream 2 Starts the Annual Release of Valuable Fish Juveniles in Russia

Yesterday, Nord Stream 2, the developer of the twin pipeline to supply Russian natural gas to the EU market through the Baltic Sea, performed the scheduled release of brown trout fish juveniles under the control of the Northwest branch of the Federal Fishery Agency, Fishery Inspection and Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resource Usage. In total 146,000 Atlantic salmon juveniles and 37,000 brown trout juveniles will be released this year.
Environmental Conservation Measures Succeeding in Kurgalsky Reserve

May 17, 2019 | St Petersburg, Russia

Environmental Conservation Measures Succeeding in Kurgalsky Reserve

Nord Stream 2 AG, the developer of a new natural gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea to supply Russian gas to the key EU market, is pleased to report that its environmental conservation measures at the Russian landfall are showing early signs of success.
Public Consultation Process for Third Route Begins in Denmark

May 15, 2019 | Zug, Switzerland/Copenhagen, Denmark

Public Consultation Process for Third Route Begins in Denmark

The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the route of the Nord Stream 2 AG natural gas offshore pipeline to the south-east of Bornholm has been made available for public display by the coordinating authority, the Danish Energy Agency (DEA).
Solitaire Starts Laying the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in Russian Waters

April 30, 2019 | St Petersburg, Russia/Zug, Switzerland

Solitaire Starts Laying the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in Russian Waters

Today pipelay vessel Solitaire started laying the first line of the Nord Stream 2 twin gas pipeline in Russian waters. Solitaire will spend about a month constructing one of the two approximately 100-kilometres-long sections in the Russian territorial sea.
Nord Stream 2 Files Appeal Against the Decision of the Danish Energy Agency

April 30, 2019 | Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Files Appeal Against the Decision of the Danish Energy Agency

On 17 April 2019 Nord Stream 2 filed an appeal against the 26 March decision of the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) related to the North-western permit application requesting the company to investigate and submit an environmental impact assessment (EIA), accompanied by a permit application, for a route south-east of Bornholm (the “Decision”) to the Danish Energy Board of Appeal.
Nord Stream 2 Submits Third Application in Denmark – Despite Legal Reservations

April 15, 2019 | Zug, Switzerland

Nord Stream 2 Submits Third Application in Denmark – Despite Legal Reservations

Today, more than two years after submitting its first application for a route through Danish waters, Nord Stream 2 AG has submitted a third application.