Companies & Finance

Nord Stream 2 funding could be decided in H1 2017 – Mehren

Gazprom’s would-be foreign partners in Nord Stream 2 could settle on a funding scheme to build the gas pipeline in the first half of this year.
By Staff reporter 8 March 2017 0 24643

Gazprom’s would-be foreign partners in Nord Stream 2 could settle on a funding scheme to build the gas pipeline in the first half of this year, the chief executive of Germany’s Wintershall, Mario Mehren, has told reporters.

Mehren said the company had been discussing financing and that he was quite confident they would find a solution.

Nord Stream 2’s foreign partners – E.On, Engie, OMV, Shell and Wintershall – withdrew their applications to form a joint venture after Poland’s regulator blocked the deal.

...