EU: Southern Gas Corridor needs to be implemented on schedule

  09 April 2015    Read: 1106
EU: Southern Gas Corridor needs to be implemented on schedule
"The implementation of the Southern Gas Corridor on schedule is important for the European Union", head of the EU delegation to Azerbaijan Malena Mard told journalists.
According to her, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan have sufficient opportunities for cooperation with EU: “Presently, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and the European Commission are conducting trilateral negotiations. We are determining benefits of the Southern Gas Corridor and Trans-Caspian Gas Pipeline for us. This is important for region, including not only Azerbaijan but also Turkmenistan”.

The diplomat noted that there are potential for tourism, medium and small business between Azerbaijan and EU: “We hope that we’ll closely cooperate with partners like Azerbaijan to be sure of profiting by energy efficiency. Moreover, we are discussing concrete projects in energy efficiency”, M. Mard added.

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