“Refusal from Nord Stream 2 is just suicide.

The lack of energy is enormous.

Nord Stream 2 will not cover Germany's energy needs.

Can you imagine if we haven't launched it yet?

This is complete absurdity, this is complete nonsense, ”the deputy said.

He also admitted that the rejection of nuclear energy is a serious problem for Germany.

Earlier, Igor Yushkov, an expert at the Financial University under the Russian government, a leading analyst at the National Energy Security Fund, commented on RT's refusal of the Norwegian company Det Norske Veritas (DNV GL) to certify the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline after its completion due to US sanctions on the project.