Austrians keep pipeline Bratislava-Schwechat in mind
Austrian minister of science, research and economy Reinhold Mitterlehner hopes the project will speed up.
Austrians still count on the construction of the oil pipeline between Bratislava and Schwechat, Austrian minister of science, research and economy Reinhold Mitterlehner confirmed this after meeting Slovak economy minister Pavol Pavlis. The pipeline project has been discussed for about eleven years. „The pipeline Bratislava-Schwechat plays an important role. However, environmental issues associated with this pipeline should not be neglected, since it requires some time. We hope that the project accelerates,“ Mitterlehner said at a joint press conference.
Full story in Slovak: Rakúšania na ropovod Bratislava-Schwechat nezabudli
Najčítanejšie za 24 hodín
The Association of Industrial Ecology states that the amendment is non-ecological and against EU trends.
The company Bratislava-Schwechat Pipeline must decide on oil pipeline route until mid-2019.