Fico angry with international gas companies
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico says that companies which have agreed with Gazprom to the construction of Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, are making idiots of us.
The deal between the Russian company Gazprom and western gas companies to expand Nordstream gas pipeline is not just a matter of business. „I would like to use normal words, but I have to use expressive ones. Simply, they are making idiots of us,“ Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico announced at a press conference on Thursday following the talks with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk.
Full story in Slovak: Fico sa nahneval na zahraničné plynárenské firmy
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Economy Minister Peter Ziga is convinced that the 400-MW source should not be in the hands of the company that the state has no influence on.
Ceny elektriny sa v priemere zvýšia o 5,66 %, ceny plynu o 5,67 % a ceny tepla o 4,7 %.
The chairman of the gas utility Slovensky Plynarensky Priemysel (SPP) Jan Valko announced after meeting cabinet’s representative that the largest gas company is ready to provide gas supplies also in case of the gas crisis.