#AceBreakingNews – June.18: Gazprom is planning to construct two threads of a new gas pipeline with a capacity of 55 billion cubic meters per year. Shell, E.On and OMV have been invited to participate, said the company. This could double direct supplies of Russian gas to Europe.
The new pipeline will have a similar route to Nord Stream, said Gazprom spokesman Sergey Kupriyanov.
The company’s stake will be no less than 51 percent, he added.
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