UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy: Southern Gas Corridor project is Azerbaijans another success in energy sector

UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Azerbaijan Baroness Emma Nicholson has described the realization of the Southern Gas Corridor as another success of Azerbaijan in energy sector as she met with Azerbaijan’s Energy Minister Parviz Shahbazov.

The minister said Baroness Emma Nicholson’s participation in the inauguration of the Southern Gas Corridor and the 25th International Caspian Oil and Gas Exhibition testifies to the UK’s special attention to the energy cooperation with Azerbaijan.

They focused on the energy aspects of Azerbaijan-UK relations. They emphasized the importance of global energy projects of which BP is the linchpin, and noted the role of the Southern Gas Corridor in ensuring energy security.

They also exchanged views over the prospects for cooperation in the field of alternative and renewable energy sources.