Gazprom sues EU for loss of Nord Stream 2 capacityChristian Fernsby ▼ | November 13, 2019
Nord Stream 2 AG, the Swiss subsidiary of the Russian company Gazprom, has taken the EU government to court regarding the gas legislation amendments that prohibit the Russian company from using more than 50% of the capacity of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.
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Gazprom believes that by amending the EU Gas Directive to make marine gas pipelines subject to the same regulations as land pipelines, especially the requirement that they cannot belong to the gas supply company, Brussels has contravened its obligations according to the Energy Charter Treaty. ■