The political significance of LNG terminals

The political significance of LNG terminals

The Russia-Ukraine conflict has once again become a catalyst for action concerning Europe’s energy independence. Previous conflicts in 2006 and 2009 prompted the European Union to take decisions related to the development of energy infrastructure, where LNG terminals are playing a strategic role. The current conflict between Russia and Ukraine justifies the need for further efforts to enable the diversification of gas supplies to Europe, and to create instruments of EU energy solidarity.

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