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Croatia Said to Become Part of South Stream Pipeline

Published: August 27, 2012; 20:00 · (Vindobona)

Good news for Croatia: Gazprom and Plinacro are said to have agreed on a natural gas pipeline across Croatia. The pipeline may enhance employment and reduce natural gas costs.

Croatia Said to Become Part of South Stream Pipeline / Picture: © Flickr

Instead of Hungary, the pipeline project South Stream will pass through Croatia, media reports say. Costs for the pipeline are expected to come at € 600m. The South Stream pipeline will ship Russian natural gas to Italy. In total, construction costs will reach about € 25bn. The annual capacity of natural gas flown through Croatia would reach about 30 billion cubic…

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