Georgia sets volume of Azerbaijani gas purchases for 2012
Georgia, Tbilisi, Feb. 2 / Trend N. Kirtzkhalia /
The Georgian government has approved the gas balance for 2012. The licensee independently makes a decision to replace a country supplying gas in accordance with the order of the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources.
This year, Georgia will receive 1.5 billion cubic meters of gas. About 1.3 billion cubic meters of the volume will be obtained from Azerbaijan, and 211 million from Russia. About 12,000 cubic meters of gas will be extracted from Georgia.
The lowest rate of gas supplies to Georgia will be in July at 46 million cubic meters, while the highest one will be in January at 225.5 million cubic meters.