About: TANAP Archives

  • Race between Nabucco and TAP pipeline hots up

    News | Energy 31-01-2013

    Representatives of Nabucco and TAP, the rival pipelines planned to carry gas from the Shah Deniz II offshore field in Azerbaijan, both told EURACTIV they were in a better position to obtain the contract. A decision by Azerbaijan is expected in June.

  • Nabucco to become ‘a real pipeline’ soon, owners say

    News | Energy 11-01-2013

    The companies behind the Nabucco pipeline have agreed to give Azerbaijan's Shah Deniz gas group a stake in the project to pipe the country's gas to Europe, boosting its prospects against the rival TAP project.

  • Oettinger talks up Tanap pipeline

    News | Energy 15-11-2012

    EU Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger has signalled that Brussels may soon accept the proposed Trans-Anatolian Gas Pipeline (TANAP), despite its earlier support for the Nabucco pipeline.   

  • Gas pipeline deal sidelines original Nabucco project

    News | Energy 28-06-2012

    Turkey and Azerbaijan have signed an agreement to build the Trans-Anatolia Gas Pipeline (TANAP), a move welcomed by the European Commission as a major step towards completing the Southern Gas Corridor project.