Turkey hopes to participate in the implementation of the project to create a center on Turkish territory for the supply of Russian natural gas to Europe, which will make Azerbaijan a hub for the distribution and sale of energy resources. This was announced by Fatih Dönmez, Head of the Ministry of Energy of the Southern European country, in the broadcast of the TV channel. “TV 24”.
“Through the creation of the Hub, we will become not only a distribution centre, but also a gas sales centre. There are countries that support us in both gas production and sales. We will be happy if Azerbaijan participates in the project as a source (supply) country.”
In the second half of November, Fatih Dönmez, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey declarationAnkara plans to start working on the gas distribution center project proposed by Moscow from the beginning of 2023.
At the end of October, Deputy Minister of Energy of Azerbaijan Elnur Sultanov reportedThat Baku can supply gas to the planned gas center in Turkey if it is beneficial to the organizations operating in the country.
Before that, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan saidAnkara started working with Azerbaijan to ensure Europe’s energy security.