Baku – APA-Economics. European Gas Conference was held in Vienna by the organizing of Austria Energy Ministry and Energy Exchange Company. According to APA-Economics, heads of European countries’ energy agencies and companies, TAP, Nabucco, North Stream, South Stream projects, Secretaries-General of Eurogas and Energy Charter international organizations attended the conference. Azerbaijan was represented by delegation led by Vitali Baylarbayov, SOCAR Deputy Vice-President on investments and marketing.
The lecturers noted the important role of Shahdeniz and South Gas Corridor projects in ensuring of European energy security, stressed by speaking about significance of Caspian’s gas reserves that Azerbaijan was important and reliable partner for Europe. Baylarbayov made speech on South Stream at the plenary meeting and informed about transportation of Azerbaijani gas to Europe.
Within the event, Baylarbayov met with the head of SOCAR’s Austria-based office Gulmirze Javadov.