Bunde-Emden Gas Pipeline

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Bunde-Etzel Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline in Germany and the Netherlands.[1]


The pipeline runs from Etzel, Lower Saxony, Germany through Bunde, Lower Saxony, Germany to Oude Statenzijl, Groningen, Netherlands.

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Project Details

  • Operator: Bunde-Etzel-Pipelinegesellschaft mbH & Co. KG[2]
  • Owner: Bunde-Etzel-Pipelinegesellschaft mbH & Co. KG[3]
  • Parent Company: BP, Orsted, EDF, EnBW, Gazprom, OMV Group, E.ON[1]
  • Current capacity: 39.4 billion cubic meters per year
  • Length: 37 miles / 60 kilometers[4]
  • Diameter: 1200 mm
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2011


The pipeline carries gas from Germany to the Netherlands. It was commissioned in December 2011.[1] It is used to connect gas reserves in Etzel, Germany to various European markets through the Netherlands.[5]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Bunde-Etzel Pipeline, Hydrocarbons Technology, accessed December 2019
  2. "Bunde-Etzel-Pipelinegesellschaft mbH & Co. KG". bepipeline.de (in Deutsch). Retrieved 2022-07-21.
  3. "Bunde-Etzel Pipeline Contracts Awarded". Pipeline & Gas Journal. Oct 10th, 2010. Retrieved Jul 21st, 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date= and |date= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. "Bunde Etzel Pipeline". KUK Film. Retrieved 2022-07-21.
  5. "Bunde-Etzel-Pipelinegesellschaft mbH & Co. KG". bepipeline.de (in Deutsch). Retrieved 2022-07-21.

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