Ilham Aliyev: We plan to double our gas supply to Europe


October 3, Fineko/ In compliance with the Memorandum of Understanding with the European Commission in the sphere of energy sector, we are planning to increase, to double our supply of natural gas to Europe, at least to double.

ABC.AZ reports that

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, delivering speech at the opening ceremony of the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) in Sofia on 1 October.

Stressing the full potential for increasing gas exports, the head of state said:

“We started already consultations with our partners with respect to the expansion of TANAP from 16 bn to 32 bn cu m and TAP from 10 bn to 20 bn cu m, because without that it will be difficult to provide additional supplies.”