Highlights Nord Stream 2 to announce its plans in due course US broadened scope of sanctions threat on Oct. 20 Seen to put pressure on Akademik Cherskiy retrofit work London — The developer of the almost complete Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany remains tight-lipped on its plans for finishing the 55 Bcm/year line following a move by the US to broaden its sanctions threat against the project . Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The US State Department on Oct. 20 widened the scope of sanctions against the pipeline and warned companies involved in the final installation that they face sanctions if they do not wind down activities. A little over 150 km of Nord Stream 2 remains to be laid in Danish and German waters after an initial threat of US sanctions last December forced principal pipe-layer Allseas […]