Tuesday, January 09, 2007
Azerbaijan to start gas supplies to Georgia
RBC, 09.01.2007, Tbilisi 11:48:44.Supplies of Azerbaijan's natural gas to Georgia will begin on January 10, 2007. The Georgian Fuel and Energy Ministry told RBC that instead of the anticipated 1m cubic meters of gas per day, the country would receive up to 3m cubic meters of fuel per day from Azerbaijan. According to reports from Azeri sources, Georgia will pay $120 per 1,000 cubic meters of gas. At the moment Georgia's main natural gas supplier is Russia's Gazprom. Russian gas is currently supplied to Georgia at $235 per 1,000 cubic meters.