Friday, June 26, 2009
GDF Suez can count on 9 pct in Nord Stream-Gazprom
June 26, 2009 - (Reuters) - MOSCOW, France's GDF Suez (GSZ.PA) will likely get a nine percent stake in the Nord Stream pipeline, running from Russia to Germany, the project leader, Russia's Gazprom (GAZP.MM), said on Friday. "The level of participation of Gaz de France (GDF Suez) will be the same as of Dutch Gasunie," said Gazprom's export chief Alexander Medvedev. Gazprom has 51 percent of the project, Gasunie has 9 percent and Germany's E.ON EONG.DE and BASF (BASF.F) share the rest.