Rus News Journal

V.Putin: project Realization Northern stream the Prime minister comes to an end

- the minister of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin during a meeting with shareholders of company Nord Stream declared that works on project realisation Northern stream come to an end.
the Russian prime minister - the minister also has declared that in April civil work on a sea site of a lining of a gas pipeline " will begin; Northern stream . And already in a year, in May 2011., work should be completely complete and on a sea site, and on a land part in Germany and in the Russian Federation - V.Putin has assured.
the project of a gas pipeline which will deliver 55 mlrd cubic metre of natural gas from Russia to Germany, has received today from the Finnish authorities definitive approval.
Before premieres - the minister of Finland Matti Vanhanen on joint the press - conferences with the head of the government of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin has declared that the body conclusion on preservation of the environment of Finland, concerning gas pipeline buildings Northern stream it will be received within the next few days. What will be this conclusion, M.Vanhanen did not specify. It has reminded that the government of Finland has drawn the positive conclusion on building Northern stream even in the autumn 2009.
the Gas pipeline will pass on territory of Russia, Finland, Sweden, Germany and Denmark. The project Northern stream company Nord Stream AG which is Open Society joint venture " realises; Gazprom (51 %), German concerns BASF and E. On (on 20 %) and N V. Nederlandse Gasunie (9 %).
Laid on a bottom of Baltic sea gas pipeline Nord Stream will provide for the first time direct deliveries of the Russian natural gas to the Western Europe. Raw-material base Nord Stream defines the Shtokmanovsky deposit, the licence for which development Gazprom affiliated company - Joint-Stock Company " owns; Sevmorneftegaz . Designed capacity of a gas pipeline will make 55 mlrd cubic m. the First thread of a sea gas pipeline capacity 27,5 mlrd cubic m will be placed in operation in the end 2011., the second (too on 27,5 mlrd cubic) - in 2012.