"If you want to extract the Black Sea gas, it is profitable and rational to start now, not later" INTERVIEW In the context in which the Black Sea gas exploitation is
„If you want to extract the Black Sea gas, it is profitable and rational to start now, not later” INTERVIEW
In the context in which the Black Sea gas exploitation is still trembling, the Romanian state trying to maximize the profit from this business, from the harsher charging of the oil companies, appeared in the public space the idea that, rather than „giving gas to nothing, it better we leave there „. I have had a discussion on this issue with Francois-Regis Mouton, European Business Director of IOGP, the association grouping companies that extract 40% of the world’s oil and gas. And its conclusion is clear: In the context of Europe’s new energy policy, the development of gas reserves can be done by 2035 at the latest. And as the duration of the Black Sea extraction is about 20 years, the conclusion is clear.
Investigation of the Competition Council regarding a possible abuse of the dominant position of E-Distribution Muntenia: In order to escape suspicion, the energy distribution company promises that in three years it will improve its behavior towards the customers
What prevents the state from becoming a partner in the exploitation of the Black Sea resources?
„Norway must not be copied unconditionally. But the principle of neutrality is a useful tool. Countries should carefully look at what is gaining and what is lost following the deviation from this principle, „says Professor Diderik Lund of the University of Oslo. The speech in Romania must migrate from approaches such as thieves, profiteers, regional interests to Romania, to concepts such as reciprocity, partnership, long-term national advantages, judicious taxation, state involvement in farms.
Tudorel Toader – meeting with Liviu Dragnea and Calin Popescu-Tariceanu
Leaders of the ruling coalition Liviu Dragnea and Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu met on Thursday with Minister Tudorel Toader to discuss the text of the emergency ordinance on the laws of Justice.