Nordstream 2: Too Many Obstacles, Legal, Economic, and Political to be Delivered?

Author
Alan Riley
Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
Atlantic Council
Abstract
Germany may be seeking to expedite the construction of Russia's Nordstream 2 pipeline by shielding the controversial project from tough the laws of the European Union (EU), according to a transcript of talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Energy Minster Sigmar Gabriel, Atlantic Council Senior Fellow Alan Riley writes in "Nordstream 2: Too Many Obstacles, Legal, Economic, and Political to Be Delivered?".
Topic
Energy Policy, International Law, International Trade and Finance, Natural Resources, European Union
Political Geography
Russia, Europe