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Gazprom blocking Poland-Ukraine virtual reverse flows – PGNiG

PGNiG could use virtual reverse flows to increase gas supplies to Ukraine but is being blocked by Gazprom, PGNiG's vice president said on Wednesday.
By Staff reporter 10 January 2018 0 29042

Polish state oil and gas company PGNiG could use virtual reverse flows to increase gas supplies to Ukraine but is being blocked by Gazprom, Maciej Woźniak, vice president of PGNiG, said in a note on Wednesday.

"We are able to further strengthen our contribution to the Ukrainian diversification policy with increased gas exports. Unfortunately, we have to wait for the expansion of the physical capacity of the Polish-Ukrainian interconnector. The existing cross-border capacity could be used for additional services like the virtual reverse flow, starting tomorrow....