New gas pipeline towards Turkey to enhance European gas supply reliability
The Gazprom headquarters hosted today a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company’s Management Committee and Panagiotis Lafazanis, Minister of Productive Reconstruction, Environment and Energy of Greece.
The parties addressed Russian gas supplies to Greece and other issues of cooperation in the energy sector. It was emphasized that diversification of export routes was essential for enhancing the reliability of supplies to European consumers.
Russian natural gas supplies to Greece started in 1996. According to provisional estimates, Gazprom delivered 1,745 billion cubic meters of gas to Greece in 2014.