Pipelines, Storage & Power

India’s Gail to commission first phase of new pipeline by January

Gail plans to commission the first phase of the Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga pipeline by January
By Staff reporter 8 November 2018 0 33223

Gail plans to commission the first phase of the Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga pipeline by January, according to The Times of India.

The 2,665-km pipeline will connect Jagdishpur in Uttar Pradesh and Haldia in West Bengal, with branch lines to Bokaro in Jharkhand and Dhamra in Odisha.

The project will deliver gas to eastern India for the first time, supplying the industrial and residential sectors as well as providing CNG for transport.

The project’s first phase involves laying pipelines to Dobhi, Patna...