Another player may appear in Georgia’s energy market – this is Iran, capability of natural gas delivery from this country is already negotiated between Georgian and Iranian sides.
The issue will be considered within the visit of Georgia’s Minister of Energy Kakha Kaladze to this country. Meanwhile, Vice Premier has already left for Iran. There are two ways for that end – Armenian route or Azerbaijani infrastructure, however, both of them need format of trilateral relation.
Ambassador of Iran to Georgia Abbas Taleb Far mentioned principle of swap as well, while speaking with media. “In this case, collaboration should be established among Iran, Georgia, Russian “Gazprom” and Armenia”, “Interfax” is quoting diplomat, who considers this version as the most closer to the reality.
He speaks about method of exchange also. Particularly, Iran will receive water resources from Georgia, while instead it will supply gas or electricity. It is noteworthy, that other important energy investment projects are to be considered within Kaladze’s visit to Iran.