The timing of the project of the gas pipeline "Turkish stream" is synchronized with the termination of the contract for gas transit via Ukraine in 2019, said Minister of energy of Russia Alexander Novak.
"In accordance with the intergovernmental agreement on the Black sea, the project implementation period to December 2019. It is fully synchronized with the contract between Gazprom and Naftogaz, which is also valid until the end of 2019 ", - reports the words " news Agency ".
on Wednesday Novak said that all the necessary permissions for the start of the current work on "Turkish stream" has been received. At the same time Novak said that the laying pipe of the gas pipeline "Turkish stream" will End by the end of 2019, beginning of works is expected in 2017. On Tuesday, the head of Gazprom Alexei Miller also said the start of construction of " Turkish stream." Remember, yesterday, the Plenipotentiaries of Russia and Turkey in Istanbul signed an intergovernmental agreement on realization of the project of the gas pipeline " Turkish stream ". Russia and Turkey also agreed to provide discounts on gas During a discussion of the project " Turkish stream." Miller said that the contract predusmatrivaeschego 2 threads of the main gas pipeline under the Black sea, the capacity of each line – fifteen billion 750 million cubic meters of gas. One thread provided for the supply of gas specifically to the Turkish market, the other – for gas supplies transit through Turkey to European countries. The intergovernmental agreement also Assigned a deadline by which are required to be built these two nautical thread, It is December 2019.