Pipelines, Storage & Power

US backs Italy’s continued involvement in TAP

The United States has praised Italy’s participation in the construction of TAP.
By Staff reporter 11 June 2018 0 31235

The United States has praised Italy’s participation in the construction of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) following an announcement last week by Italy’s newly appointed environment minister, Sergio Costa, that his government will review its involvement in the project.

“The United States appreciates Italy’s support of and participation in TAP, and we welcome Italy’s efforts to facilitate completion of this project,” the US State Department told Trend on Monday.

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