London-based bank buys 25% stake in Transgaz subsidiary

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is investing €20m in Vestmoldtransgaz, the gas transmission company operating the newly-built Ungheni-Chisinau gas pipeline

Italy’s Snam takes steps to ensure gas flow during coronavirus outbreak

Europe’s biggest gas pipeline firm is said to have initiated a maximum-security protocol and plans to operate in two-week shifts

Poland’s Baltic Pipe pumped up with €215m EU grant

The pipeline creates a new gas supply corridor in the European market, connecting Poland and Denmark with Norway

EU seeks views on Transgaz offering to increase gas exports from Romania

The Commission has concerns the state-owned gas pipeline operator may have breached EU competition rules by restricting exports of natural gas from the country

Environmental lawyers file complaint to block Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline

ClientEarth is concerned the project will have an impact on marine wildlife in the Baltic Sea

Environmental lawyers in push to stop gas pipeline in Finland

The project will consist of two additional pipelines that could transport up to 55 billion cubic meters of natural gas from Russia to the EU

Gazprom granted final permit for TurkStream pipeline

Russian energy giant Gazprom has been granted the final permit for the construction of a second offshore section for the TurkStream gas pipeline. The permit guarantees both sections of the pipeline will be in operation before the end of 2019. Each part will have the capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas per year, […]

BBL pipeline to export gas from UK to Netherlands from 2019

The transportation of gas from Britain to the Netherlands through the BBL pipeline is expected from autumn 2019. Currently, gas can only be transported through the pipeline from the Netherlands to the UK. However, technical modifications are being made at the compressor station at Anna Paulowna and the gas terminal at Bacton. The project is […]

Romania lent €50m for new gas pipeline

A new project aimed at increasing security of gas supply and reducing energy dependence in Europe has been granted €50 million (£44m). Transgaz, the national gas transmission firm in Romania, will use the funds from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to build a 478km pipeline between Podisor and Recas and three compressor stations located in […]

EU fund invests in Polish gas pipeline

An EU fund is investing in a gas pipeline in Poland. The European Regional Development Fund is providing €79 million (£70m) to cover part of the construction costs of the 130km-long Zdzieszowice – Wrocław pipeline. The project will reinforce the existing regional gas transmission system and increase its capacity. It is expected to be completed […]