The Developers of the Southern Gas Corridor received a boost on Tuesday as Italy’s High Court rejected an appeal by Puglia’s governor to block construction of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) on Italian soil.
Michele Emiliano, governor of Puglia, appealed to Italy’s Constitutional Court in late 2016, claiming the federal government had failed to consult the regional authorities when moving ahead with TAP. But the court said Emiliano’s argument was inadmissible.
The legal challenge represented the last major obstacle to TAP’s construction in Italy, but local opposition to...
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