Last stage of natural gas transportation to Europe starts with TANAP

17.04.2019,11:59


April 17, Fineko/abc.az. The last phase of the 2nd phase of TANAP, from Eskishehir to Edirne-Ipsalai, has started. The phase will allow the transportation of natural gas from Shah Deniz 2 field to Europe and the delivery of natural gas to the region.

According to SOCAR, the gas supply to the system began on 15 April this year as part of the commissioning of the second gas pipeline to Europe. This June, it is planned to complete the installation of the system and prepare it for the test transportation of gas to Europe.

The 2nd phase of the TANAP project, launched after the international opening ceremony last June and the delivery of gas to Turkey as part of the first phase, has entered the final stage. 
It is expected that commercial gas to Europe through TANAP will begin to arrive in mid-2020 after the completion of works on TAP operation.

Keywords: TANAP