Pipelines, Storage & Power

Gazprom researching storage capacity for northern corridor

Gazprom is preparing a feasibility study on the volume of underground gas storage capacity required along Russia’s so-called Northern Gas Transport Corridor
By Staff reporter 12 July 2018 0 31713

Gazprom’s NIIgazekonomika research centre is preparing a feasibility study on the volume of underground gas storage capacity required along Russia’s so-called Northern Gas Transport Corridor, Gazprom said.

The Northern Corridor includes the trunk gas pipelines for the following connections: Bovanenkovo-Ukhta-Torzhok; Northern Tyumen-Torzhok; Gryazovets-Leningrad; Gryazovets-Vyborg; Serpukhov-Leningrad; and Leningrad-Vyborg-Border. It also includes and the Nord Stream and Nord Stream 2 pipelines.

An assessment will be carried out on the possibility of expanding the existing Punginsky, Nevsky and Gatchinsky storage facilities. The study will be ready by...