In Germany began hearings on Nord stream-2

В Германии начались слушания по Северному потоку-2

Against the construction of the pipeline are environmentalists and farmers.

In the German city of Stralsund began hearings on the project of gas pipeline Nord stream-2, which should be another stage to obtain the authorization identity for its construction.

As reported by Ostsee-Zeitung, to the Mining authority Stralsund and the Federal office of Maritime navigation and hydrography has received more than 200 applications.

“Five-day hearing behind closed doors will allow industry agencies, public associations and interested citizens to bring their arguments”, – writes the edition.

It is noted that the world wildlife Fund (WWF) opposes the issuance of the permit for the construction of the pipeline. According to environmentalists, the construction only in the exclusive economic zone of Germany will be allocated 239 tons of phosphorus.

Environmentalists demand higher compensation for planning damage to the environment. Their opposition to the construction of the pipeline was expressed by farmers from the island of rügen.

As reported Корреспондент.netlast week Russia announced the sabotaging Europe, Nord stream-2. He described the situation around the pipeline, Russia’s energy Minister Alexander Novak.

In turn, Kiev has already offered the EU an alternative to Nord stream-2. In the beginning of 2018 will host an international conference on the prospects of the Ukrainian GTS.

We will remind, the USA intend to increase gas exports to Europe. Experts believe that the us authorities intend to use gas exports as a political tool against Russia.