November 9, 2018 / 1:36 PM / 4 days ago

U.S. energy secretary calls Nord Stream 2 a political game

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry speaks during a joint news conference with Polish gas company PGNiG after signing contract about LNG supplies in Warsaw, Poland November 8, 2018. Agencja Gazeta/Maciej Jazwiecki/ via REUTERS

WARSAW (Reuters) - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Friday that Nord Stream 2, a pipeline which will bring Russian gas directly to Germany under the Baltic Sea, was not a commercial project, but rather a political game.

At a news conference in Warsaw Perry also said that he believes nuclear power is a key component of energy security.

Reporting by Agnieszka Barteczko; Editing by Kirsten Donovan

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below