Pipelines, Storage & Power

Snam and Eustream ready to lease Ukraine’s transport system after 2020

Italy’s Snam and Slovakia’s Eustream, are interested in leasing part of Ukraine’s gas transport system after 2020.
By Staff reporter 23 October 2017 0 28082

Two European transmission system operators (TSOs), Italy’s Snam and Slovakia’s Eustream, are interested in leasing part of Ukraine’s gas transport system after 2020, when the transit contract between Ukraine and Gazprom expires.

According to Ukrainian newspaper ZN.UA, the joint proposal of the two TSOs was outlined on the sidelines of the Third Gas Forum in Kiev on 12 October.

Snam and Eustream signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in April with Naftogaz Ukrainy and Ukrtransgaz to collaborate on enhancing Ukraine’s gas network.

The goal of the MOU is...