Interest in Nabucco on rise after launch of open season registration

Interest in Nabucco on rise after launch of open season registration A week after the launch of the registration phase of the Open Season, shipper interest in registration and capacity booking in the Nabucco West pipeline has already exceeded expectations. Nabucco has received strong interest from variety of shippers, including potential shippers not part of Nabucco, the Shah Deniz consortium or its buyers. Reinhard Mitschek, CEO of NABUCCO Gas... Read More

EU can accept ‘any’ gas pipeline from Azerbaijan

EU can accept ‘any’ gas pipeline from Azerbaijan The EU energy commissioner has said that he could “live with any pipeline” from Azerbaijan despite the EU’s long-standing backing for the Nabucco project. Guenther Oettinger made the comments on the sidelines of an industry event on Monday,Reuters reported. The commissioner said he expected an agreement on gas deliveries to Europe from Azerbaijan to be reached in the next... Read More

Does Turkish support for Nabucco end?

Does Turkish support for Nabucco end? Turkey was no longer fully supporting the European Union-backed Nabucco pipeline project to carry Caspian gas to Europe, and is instead prioritizing its own rival TANAP project, an Energy Ministry spokesman told DPA. The spokesman confirmed that Turkey remains part of the six-country consortium backing Nabucco, but that it was now prioritizing the development of the Trans Anatolian Pipeline Project (TANAP), which... Read More