Stranded Russian turbine offered emotional support

Posted On: Oct 6, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Stranded Russian turbine offered emotional support

Siemens wants to create a Spotify playlist for the Nord Stream pipeline's lonely gas-pumping unit
Siemens Energy has offered to create a playlist on the Spotify streaming platform for the Nord Stream gas turbine, which is stuck in Germany with international sanctions preventing its return to Russia.
“Our famous turbine is still not where it should be. It stands alone on our site in Mülheim an der Ruhr. Let's do the poor thing a favor and create a Spotify playlist,” the company tweeted on Wednesday, proposing to start with the song ‘So Lonely' by The Police.
Social media users responded to the call with The Clash's ‘Should I Stay or Go?' quoting one of its verses: “If I go there will be trouble. And if I stay it will be double. So ya gotta let me know Should I stay or should I go?”
Among the other proposals were Queen's 'I want to break free,' and 'Life's a Gas' by T. Rex, as well as Limahl's ‘Never Ending Story'.

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