Bulgaria to Seek Compensation for Servitude Right for Construction of South Stream Pipeline Section

Bulgaria to Seek Compensation for Servitude Right for Construction of South Stream Pipeline Section

South Stream first joint welding - PhotoGazpromSofia, August 26 (BTA) – Bulgaria will seek compensation for instituting a right to use part of the Pasha Dere beach near
Varna (on the Black Sea) and its economic waters for construction of a section of the South Stream gas pipeline, the
Council of Ministers decided on Wednesday. It adopted a methodology for appraisal of the amount of compensation for the direct costs incurred and gains foregone by Bulgaria as a result of restrictions on the sea bed constituting public State property, required for the implementation of the project, the Government Information Service said in a press release. More….