05:59 GMT09 May 2021
Listen Live
    Get short URL
    0 122

    An agreement between Moscow and Belgrade to expand the Banatski Dvor underground gas storage facility in Serbia may be signed by the end of 2015, the Serbian ambassador to Russia said Tuesday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Terzic observed that a corresponding memorandum on the doubling of Banatski Dvor's capacity to potentially store up to 1 billion cubic meters of natural gas was signed during a recent visit by Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to Russia.

    Last week, Vucic arrived in Moscow for a three-day visit, where he met counterpart Dmitry Medvedev and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

    "We are preparing the deals to expand the gas storage in Banatski Dvor, there will be a new gas storage in Itebej, a large amount of Russian gas can be stored there and this will be a factor of energy stability," Slavenko Terzic said, adding that an agreement on Banatski Dvor storage may be signed by the end of the year.


    NATO Expansion Will Not Provide Stability to Balkans - Serbian Envoy
    Kosovo May Become Gateway for Radical Islam to Europe - Serbian Envoy
    Discussions on Kosovo UNESCO Membership Proof Int'l Law in Crisis - Serbia
    Aleksandar Vucic, gas, Russia, Serbia
    Community standardsDiscussion