MOSCOW, December 8. /TASS/. North Stream 2 is going to be commissioned in the Q4 of 2019, Gazpom Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee Valery Golubev said Tuesday.
Earlier Gazprom said that the commission date of the projects was planned for 2019.
Nord Stream 2 is a construction project of a natural gas pipeline with a capacity of 55 bln cubic meters from Russia to Germany across the Baltic Sea. The route and the entry point to the German gas transport system in Greifswald are intended to be the same as for the first Nord Stream gas pipeline launched in 2011.
The project will be implemented by the joint project company New European Pipeline AG. In this company Gazprom" will hold 51%, E.ON, Shell, OMV and BASF / Wintershall - 10% each, Engie - 9%.