LNG

Slovenia welcomes construction of LNG terminal off Krk, but won't join for now

Slovenia is not planning for now to connect to the floating LNG terminal to be built off Omisalj on the northern Croatian Adriatic island of Krk, but welcomes any additional energy source, Slovenian media say.

President: Krk LNG terminal could be regional strategic project

There are great chances of the future floating LNG terminal off the northern Adriatic island of Krk becoming a regional strategic project that will benefit not just Croatia but other countries as well, including Ukraine, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said on Friday during a visit to the LNG terminal in the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda.

PM: Croatia would greatly benefit from LNG terminal

The Croatian government plans to build an LNG terminal on the same spot through the LNG Croatia company, which said that the Canadian investors failed to apply for its tenders and thus express their interest in the project.

Croatia shouldn't blindly follow EC directives, says enterprise minister

Entrepreneurship Minister Darko Horvat said on Thursday there was a consensus to build a floating LNG terminal on the northern Adriatic island of Krk, adding that Croatia should not blindly follow every European Commission directive.

Minister says Croatia to complete floating LNG terminal in 2018

Croatia aims to complete a floating liquefied natural gas terminal in the northern Adriatic in 2018 and initial capacity is set at around two billion cubic metres of gas a year, Economy Minister Tomislav Panenic was quoted by the Reuters news agency as saying.

US says Croatia's LNG terminal not anti-Russian

Hochstein discussed the matter with leaders of the new Croatian government on Wednesday, saying that they were ready to accelerate the project and "move it from the talking about it stage to the actual implementation stage."

Croatian deputy PMs discuss LNG terminal project with US energy envoy

Karamarko and Hochstein agreed that the LNG project on the northern Adriatic island of Krk was of mutual interest to both Croatia and the United States.