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Nord Stream boss warns of years of delays

The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline between Russia and Germany could be stalled for years because of Denmark’s environmental concerns about its route, the company behind the project is warning.

A lengthy delay could force Russia to renew its gas transit agreement with Ukraine, while it awaits a final verdict.

The current pipeline through Ukraine provides the war-torn country with an annual income worth 2 per cent of its GDP.

The controversial €11.7-million project had been expected to begin pumping gas under the Baltic Sea by the end of the year.

Continue reading the article on the Energy Reporters news website.