1. What is Nord Stream 2 and who needs it?
Nord Stream 2 (SP-2) is an export gas pipeline under construction running from Russia to Germany along the bottom of the Baltic Sea. In addition to the Russian Federation and the Federal Republic of Germany, it takes place in the territorial waters of Finland, Sweden and Denmark. Consists of two lines over 1200 km each with a total capacity of 55 billion cubic meters. meters of gas per year, which is equal to the capacity of the “Nord Stream”. The project cost was estimated at 9.5 billion euros.