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No Room for Turkmen Gas

The German utility planning the Nabucco gas pipeline to Europe said Monday that the venture might not need gas from Turkmenistan.

Nabucco is in talks to get gas from northern Iraq and Azerbaijan, and “if those materialize, there will be no room for Turkmen gas anymore in Nabucco Phase 1, the 31 billion cubic meter capacity pipeline,” said Stefan Judisch, head of RWE’s supply and trading unit.


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