A German environmentalist group said Feb. 9 the government should say whether its reported offer to the previous US administration to increase state support for LNG import infrastructure in return for sanctions relief over the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline remained valid. Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Deutsche Umwelthilfe (DUH) published Feb. 9 what it said was a previously confidential letter sent last August by German finance minister Olaf Scholz to his then US counterpart Steven Mnuchin. In the letter — parts of which were first made public last September by German newspaper die Zeit, Scholz said Germany was willing to considerably increase its financial support for LNG infrastructure by up to Eur1 billion ($1.2 billion). In exchange, the […]