Commentary & Analysis

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Gas provision and energy policy are complex issues that get the world talking. Nord Stream 2 has captured attention and, as for any new project of this scale, the discussions are vivid and opinions varied. These external reflections provide a snapshot of current research and perspectives on Nord Stream 2 and EU energy provision.

Opinions (20)

Opinion poll shows clear majority in support of Nord Stream 2 and natural gas in Germany

July 27, 2018

66% of Germans polled by forsa think building the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline is the “right choice” 92% believe the criticism by US President Trump ...


Arthur D. Little:
New Study Reviews Proposed Gas Directive Amendment

March 19, 2018

Implementing third party access on import pipelines will have no practical effect on supplies to the EU Transparency regarding gas flows at entry points into ...


Energy World:
Embracing Gas to Combat Climate Change

Jan. 11, 2018

Natural gas is essential to Europe's energy mix even as renewables grow This cleaner burning fuel will help replace coal and reduce carbon emissions ...


Arthur D. Little & EWI:
Two New Studies Highlight Economic Benefits of Nord Stream 2

Oct. 20, 2017

Total economic impact from investment will be over €5.15 billion Some 31,000 Full-Time-Equivalent jobs already created by the project, adding €2.25 billion ...