Czeszów-Kiełczów Gas Pipeline

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Czeszów-Kiełczów Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline in Poland.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from Czeszów to Kiełczów, Poland.[1]

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Pipeline Details

  • Owner: Gaz-System
  • Proposed Capacity:
  • Length: 33 km / 20.5 miles[2]
  • Diameter: 1000 mm / 39 inches[2]
  • Cost: €37,816,784 (US$45.5 million)[3]
  • Financing: €17,480,032 in two separate grants from the European Regional Development Fund[4]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2018[2]

Background

In December 2013 the European Union granted the status of Project of Common Interest to the pipeline, making it eligible for EU funding. The pipeline was completed in 2018. It as a part of the "6.2.10 Poland-Czech Republic Interconnector" Project along with Zdzieszowice-Kędzierzyn Gas Pipeline, Zdzieszowice-Wrocław Gas Pipeline, Czeszów-Wierzchowice Gas Pipeline and Czech-Polish Interconnector Gas Pipeline (CPI).[2]

Financing

On December 20, 2013 a contract was signed for co-funding the project by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) under the Infrastructure and Environment Operational Programme 2007-2013. The grant received from the EU was more than €182,000. On August 31, 2017 a further contract was signed for co-funding the project by the ERDF under the Infrastructure and Environment Operational Programme 2014-2020. The grant received from the EU was €17,298,032

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "GAZ-SYSTEM S.A.: Czeszów-Kiełczów". en.gaz-system.pl. Retrieved 2020-09-29.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 GAZ-SYSTEM (2019). "PCI STATUS PROJECTS" (PDF). gaz-system. Retrieved September 29, 2020.
  3. Czeszów-Kiełczów gas pipeline adds to Poland’s energy security, European Commission, Sep. 26, 2019
  4. Czeszów-Kiełczów gas pipeline, Gaz-System website, accessed Mar. 4, 2021

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