Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 36

5-Sep-2011

CASPIAN

EU Sees Nuclear Rethink As Supportive For Nabucco

European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger told a conference in Berlin on 29 August that Japans Fukushima nuclear disaster, which led to the German governments decision to disconnect eight of its 17 nuclear reactors in March and phase out all nuclear power plants by 2019, has actually increased the chances for the implementation of the Nabucco gas pipeline project. He...