Physical gas flows, nominations at TAP’s interconnections

Oil&Gas Materials 16 May 2022 12:47 (UTC +04:00)
Laman Zeynalova
Laman Zeynalova
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BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 16. Nominations for gas flows (entry) at Kipoi (Greece) interconnection of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) totaled 348,887,301 kWh for May 16, and 29,000,000 kWh for May 17, Trend reports citing TAP’s electronic platform.

At Nea Mesimvria, the exit nominations for May 16 amount to 40,346,301 kWh.

As for Melendugno, the exit nominations for May 16 and May 17 stand at 308,541,000 kWh and 29,000,000 kWh, respectively.

Daily physical flow at Kipoi, Nea Mesimvria and Melendugno for May 16 are equal to 58,160,396 kWh, 7,139,058 kWh and 51,431,644 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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