Pipelines, Storage & Power

Romania prepares for greater cross-border flows

Romania’s TSO plans to connect its gas network to all of the country’s neighbours in response to requests from the European Commission Romania’s TSO plans to connect its gas network to all of the country’s neighbours in response to requests from the European Commission.
By Silvia Favasuli 21 June 2018 0 31396
Gas infrastructure in Romania. (Romgaz)

Romanian transmission system operator (TSO) Transgaz is planning to upgrade its gas network and build links with all five of Romania’s neighbours by 2027. In doing so it intends to remove the obstacles to cross-border gas flows that prompted the European Commission to launch an investigation into its practices

Transgaz plans to build 1,100 km of new pipelines and 11 new compressor stations to bolster links with Romania’s neighbours. All of the new pipelines will be bidirectional, and the work is expected to...