Italy, Greece could lose out in Azerbaijani gas export

Italy, Greece could lose out in Azerbaijani gas export The Trans Adriatic Pipeline project (TAP) has been pushing its cause to export Azerbaijani gas via Greece to Italy. There is still risk that Shah Deniz might choose SEEP (South-East Europe Pipeline) or the revised Nabucco (West) and in this way will circumvent Greece and Italy totally and that would be a tragedy not only for TAP but certainly for Greece and Italy. The executive Director of TAP (Trans Adriatic Pipeline) Kjetil... Read More

EU wants ambitious and long-term solution to Southern Gas Corridor

EU wants ambitious and long-term solution to Southern Gas Corridor The European Union wants an ambitious and long-term solution to the Southern Gas Corridor and wants to see unified transportation framework for the shipping the Shah Deniz-2 gas, off other prospective Azerbaijani gas and eventually also Turkmen gas in the future, head of the EU delegation to Azerbaijan, Ambassador Roland Kobia said at a press conference in Baku on March, 06, 2012. Kobia said that for the EU it... Read More

Energy Security is Priority for EU

Energy Security is Priority for EU The EU envoy in Baku has said that a new route to export Azerbaijani gas to Europe should be based on commercial and strategic concerns. As the deadline nears for the announcement of the export route chosen by the consortium developing Azerbaijan’s giant Shah Deniz II gas field, the head of the EU office in Baku, Roland Kobia, urged the consortium not to delay their choice, Interfax-Azerbaijan reported.   “A delay in the... Read More