Washington counts on Nabucco
According to Richard Morningstar, the U.S. Special Envoy for Eurasian Energy, said that Nabucco project is one of the most important strategic ones - 1news.az.
He added the USA shows unreserved support for Nabucco, and American companies can participate in equipment supplies.
The project implies transportation of natural gas from natural gas from Caspian Sea region to Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey, Bulgaria, Romania, and Austria bypassing Russia. It's planned to deliver 31 bn cubic meters of gas annually. At the first stage up to 15 bn cubic meters a year will be transported.
Construction will start in 2011, first gas will come by 2014. The cost of the project amounts 2014.