Middle East Economic Survey


No 12



Nabucco Sizes Up Remaining Hurdles

Gary Lakes reports from Ankara.

The Nabucco Gas Pipeline venture is taking account of the remaining hurdles it must face before a final investment decision can be made on the 31 bcm/year project, MEES learns . The six-member Nabucco consortium plans to build a 3,300km gasline from central Anatolia in Turkey to the Central European Gas Hub in Baumgarten, Austria, and have it in operation by...