Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Petrol-Station-in-Kucove-27MZIFLKB0H.htmlConceptually similarPhosphate factory, Scutari, Albania.GP0D0SCompleted★★★★Oil Refinery in KucoveGP01CB3Completed★★★★★★Oil Refinery in KucoveGP0B5Completed★★★★Phosphate factory, Scutari, Albania.GP0OJHCompleted★★★★Phosphate factory. Scutari, Albania.GP0VI5Completed★★★★Phosphate factory. Scutari, Albania.GP01486Completed★★★★Phosphate factory. Scutari, Albania.GP0FJZCompleted★★★★Oil Refinery in KucoveGP013KCompleted★★★★Oil Power Plant in KucoveGP02OVSCompleted★★★★View AllGP01QAPetrol Station in KucoveLocal people trying to fill up their cars now have to queue for hours. The oil that was produced by Albania used to go to the Soviet Union, but since the emergence of the CIS, the export has ceased. This means that production has either stopped or been greatly reduced, so much so that oil for cars is hard to buy. Attendants have to serve behind barriers so they are not assaulted.Locations:Albania-Baltic States-Kucove-Southern EuropeDate:1 Jan, 1992Credit:© Jörg Müller / GreenpeaceMaximum size:5655px X 3742pxKeywords:Cars-Day-Fences-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-Oil (fossil fuel)-Oil (Industry)-Outdoors-Petrol stations-Small group of people-Toxics (campaign title)Shoot:Documentation of Oil Industry in AlbaniaThe three main areas of Albania oil production (Ballsh, Marinez, Kucove) are now almost derelict. The seldom attended refineries have leaks which are polluting the land and the drinking water. Workers and farmers are becoming ill. The land, drinking water and the people are polluted. Petrol is hard to buy.