Pipelines, Storage & Power

Pakistani gas transmission firm to include local reps on board

Representatives from Pakistani regions facing gas shortages will be allowed to sit on the board of governors of Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Ltd to address supply issues
By Staff reporter 8 November 2018 0 33230

Representatives from Pakistani regions facing gas shortages will be allowed to sit on the board of governors of Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Ltd  to address supply issues, according to The Express Tribune.

The major issue they will seek to tackle is the theft of gas from pipelines, with losses as high as 98% in one area.

Pakistan’s gas transmission companies are in severe debt as a result of gas theft and the need to subsidise the cost of the fuel for...