The European Commission will propose a legal framework for offshore pipelines entering EU territory – including Nord Stream 2 – by the first half of November, a senior official told MEPs in the European Parliament’s energy committee on Wednesday.
A legal framework is needed for Nord Stream 2 even though the EU’s gas directive does not apply to offshore pipelines from countries outside the EU, Klaus-Dieter Borchardt, director of the internal energy market at the Directorate General for Energy, told the Committee on Industry, Research and...
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