Pipelines, Storage & Power

Gazprom accelerates plans for Power of Siberia construction

Gazprom is speeding up construction of the Power of Siberia pipeline to China.
By Staff reporter 23 August 2017 0 27313

Gazprom is speeding up construction of the Power of Siberia pipeline to China.

The Russian gas giant now plans to build 1,300 km of the line by the end of 2017 – approximately 200 km more than it had planned to build at the end of July.

"As of today, about 979 km of the pipeline has been built, or 45% of the overall length of the first stage from the Chayandinskoye field to Blagoveshchensk. Plans are to have over 1,300 km of the gas...