The Danish Board of appeal for energy not received appeals Against the decisions of the Danish energy Agency (DEA), authorizing the organization of Nord Stream - 2 AG to use the ship with the anchor positioning for the construction of " Nord stream 2 ".
the Agency reported that the operator can again start the construction of a gas pipeline Tuesday.
previously, the DEA has allowed Nord Stream AG 2 to apply during the construction of the pipeline in Danish waters with the anchor of the court, not only with dynamic positioning, As it was Previously.
As explained by the Agency, subject to the completion of the pipeline route passes outside the area at risk of contact with buried at the bottom of the Baltic sea by chemical weapons. However, the construction of "Nord stream 2" it was impossible to start again until 3 August, following the expiry of the appeal period updated permission Denmark.
The project "Northern stream - 2" involves the laying of 2 pipelines with a total capacity of 55 billion cubic meters of gas per year from the coast of Russia through the Baltic sea to Germany. It also passes through territorial or exclusive economic zones of Finland, Sweden and Denmark.
The project is implemented by Nord Stream AG 2 with the sole shareholder - " Gazprom ". European partners - Royal Dutch Shell, OMV, Engie, Uniper and Wintershall - Finance the construction of a half, i.e. in the amount of 950 million euros each.
The bill was opposed by Ukraine, which fears to lose the income from the transit of gas from Russia, the US, is actively promoting the EU's own liquefied natural gas, as well as Poland, Latvia and Lithuania consider political Project. At the end of last year USA took the defense budget, which included penalties Against organizations involved in the construction of the " Nord stream - 2 ". In the end, the construction was suspended: the Swiss Firm Allseas engaged in pipe-laying, immediately stopped work.
in "Gazprom" stated that they will be able on their own to finish the Project. One of the possible options involves the use of an anchor pipe, accompanied by a ship with dynamic positioning, capable of holding the ship in position without anchors and mooring. This role have the ability to perform " Fortuna ", owned by the organization MRTS, and " academic plan ".