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NORD STREAM PROJECT: ECOPOLITICAL, ECONOMICAL AND SECURITY FIELD CONSIDERATIONS

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Author(s): J. Värk | M. Nutt | J. Martin

Journal: Social and Natural Sciences Journal
ISSN 1804-4158

Volume: 2;
Start page: 18;
Date: 2011;
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Keywords: Nord Stream | Gas | Pipeline | Security | Ecology | Weakness

ABSTRACT
Current article describes shortly about formation of the NordStream project and shows clearly economical, financial andother weaknesses of this project. Authors deal with supplysources of Nord Stream project and show that despite toseveral ecological risks and high cost of this project, severalEuropean states inspirited from interests of their goodenergetic supply, agreed to participate in it under the factualleadership of Russian state concern Gazprom. Authors turnattention to the decision of the Estonian leadership not toparticipate in this project, taking into the consideration notonly ecological aspects, but some security and militaryaspects also. Unfortunately Estonian parliament (Riigikogu)decided to discuss seriously about influences of the NordStream project too late, when Finland, Sweden, Denmarkand other participator-countries were given from theirgovernments "green line" for needful to Nord Stream projectsea-bottom researches and other operations. Authors show,that for Russian leadership this project has strategicimportance, because it increases drastically Russianinfluence to the states near the Baltic Sea.
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