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NIS, Serbia, December 10. The Serbia-Bulgaria
fuel interconnector was a long-planned undertaking, Serbian Minister of
Mines and Energy Dubravka Djedović Handanović mentioned, Trend reviews.
She spoke on the launching ceremony of the Bulgaria-Serbia fuel
interconnector in Nis, Serbia.
“It is sweet that we’re right here at the moment as a result of it’s a nice day,
to begin with, for the relations of our nations. This undertaking was
deliberate way back. We managed to finalize the work inside a 12 months and
agree with our associates from Azerbaijan on fuel provides, in addition to
to coordinate with our associates from Bulgaria,” she mentioned.
The minister mentioned that the Serbia-Bulgaria interconnector is a
main undertaking, which is necessary each for positioning Serbia for
fuel provides to Central and Eastern Europe, in addition to for additional
gasification of the southern a part of Serbia.
“First of all, thanks very a lot to all colleagues from
Azerbaijan, to President Ilham Aliyev, to all these with whom we
labored quite a bit final 12 months. Of course, I thank all of the contractors,
subcontractors, employees who with their power, religion, braveness
achieved these leads to such a short while, constructing your complete
109 kilometers, laying pipes, welded pipes, insulated pipes, and
then the fuel metering station at completely different factors, alongside the 109
kilometers via Serbia. Here, on this place, there was nothing
on August 10. We managed, regardless of the whole lot, to finish this
undertaking with the intention to have new sources of fuel on this heating
season,” the minister added.
Dubravka Djedović Handanović additionally thanked the European Union for
the monetary assist of 49 million euros.
“Of course, with the assistance of the funds of the Republic of
Serbia, because of our secure price range and funds, we had been capable of
take extra loans, in addition to allocate our personal funds to finance
this necessary undertaking,” she mentioned.