London-based bank lends €500m for Trans Adriatic gas pipeline

It is considered a priority project of the EU

Italy’s ancient olive trees uprooted for gas pipeline

Italian protestors and police have clashed as olive trees are uprooted to make way for a controversial gas pipeline. Around 2,000 trees in Puglia, some of which are centuries old, are expected to be pulled up and replanted to make way for the 545 mile-long Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), which will bring natural gas from Azerbaijan into Italy. Protesters […]