Physical gas flows, nominations at TAP’s interconnections

Oil&Gas 17 January 2022 13:04 (UTC +04:00)
Physical gas flows, nominations at TAP’s interconnections

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan.17

By Leman Zeynalova – Trend:

Nominations for gas flows (entry) at Kipoi (Greece) interconnection of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) stand at 312,146,301 kWh for Jan.17 and 29,000,000 kWh for Jan.18, Trend reports citing TAP’s electronic platform.

At Nea Mesimvria, the exit nominations for Jan.17 amount to 40,846,301 kWh.

As for Melendugno, the entry nominations for Jan.17 stand at 500,000 kWh, while exit nominations for Jan.17 and Jan.18 will amount to 271,800,000 kWh and 29,000,000 kWh, respectively.

Daily physical flow at Kipoi, Nea Mesimvria and Melendugno for Jan.17 will be equal to 39,113,174 kWh, 5,124,087 kWh and 34,021,938 kWh, respectively.

As the European section of the Southern Gas Corridor, TAP has the capacity to transport approximately 10 billion cubic meters of gas per annum (bcm/a) to several markets in Europe. The pipeline is also designed with the potential to expand its throughput capacity up to 20 bcm/a.

As a key part of the Southern Gas Corridor, TAP is strategically and economically important to Europe and essential in providing reliable access to a new source of natural gas. TAP plays a significant role in boosting Europe’s energy security, supply diversification, as well as decarbonisation objectives.

TAP’s shareholding is comprised of bp (20 percent), SOCAR (20 percent), Snam (20 percent), Fluxys (19 percent), Enagás (16 percent) and Axpo (5 percent).


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