Norway gas pipeline plan hit by Yara pullout

OSLO, March 17 (Reuters) – Norway’s plans to build a gas pipeline to bring North Sea gas to Scandinavian industrial sites and possibly on to Poland took another hit on Tuesday when a key client said it was about to pull out of the project.

Skanled, seen as the last chance for Russia-dependent Eastern European states to secure gas supplies directly from Norway, has been struggling to find enough buyers as the global economic crisis hits demand in Norway, Sweden and Denmark.

Click here to read the full story on

Norwegian American Logo

The Norwegian American

The Norwegian American is North America's oldest and only Norwegian newspaper, published since May 17, 1889.