“It remains to complete the certification.

I assume that this ball is in the gate of the German regulator.

The procedure (certification -




four months.

The deadline, as they say, is January 8, "RIA Novosti quotes Chizhov as saying.

According to him, the sooner the certification procedure of the gas pipeline is completed, the "it will be better for end consumers."

The construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline was fully completed on 10 September.

The first line was filled with technical gas.

In early October, the Russian Foreign Ministry noted that the procedures for certification of the gas pipeline are underway, but it is difficult to foresee what "legal squiggles" could be used by opponents of this project.

On September 22, the Polish state-owned oil and gas company PGNiG received the right to participate in the certification procedure for the Nord Stream 2 operator by the German Federal Grid Agency.

According to PGNiG, the operator Nord Stream 2 AG does not meet the requirements.

Also, the application for participation in certification was submitted by the Ukrainian "Naftogaz".

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