Energy is the lifeblood of the modern world, the fuel of prosperity but also of everyday life. Without energy, the lights go out, the heating shuts down, transport gets difficult as cars and planes stop running. Life as we know it comes to a halt. And pipelines are the arteries pumping that lifeblood across the European continent.
Europe’s dependence on oil and gas imports is one of the major challenges for the European Union, a challenge in which pipelines systems have supreme significance, providing European markets with energy resources: crude oil, natural gas, and liquid petroleum products. Continue reading “Safer pipelines for secure energy”