Pipelines, Storage & Power

Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria to be ready by H1 2020 – govt adviser

Construction on the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria pipeline will start in late 2018 and be completed by the first half of 2020
By Staff reporter 14 June 2018 0 31295

Construction on the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) pipeline will start in late 2018 and be completed by the first half of 2020, Trend news agency reported an adviser to Bulgarian Energy Minister Rosen Simitchiev as saying on Wednesday.

The official was speaking at the Southern Gas Corridor and Energy Security in South-East Europe conference in Baku.

The adviser said the project developer is finalising the tendering procedures for the delivery of pipes and construction work. He added that the 3 billion cubic metre per year project will cost...