Petrovsk-Novopskov Gas Pipeline

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Petrovsk-Novopskov Gas Pipeline is a gas pipeline in Russia and the Ukraine.[1]

Location

The pipeline is in Russia and the Ukraine.

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Project Details

  • Operator: Gazprom[2]
  • Current capacity: 14 billion cubic meters per year[1][2]
  • Length: 609 km / 378.415 miles[2]
  • Diameter: 1,220 mm / 48 inches[3]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 1980[4]

Background

The pipeline is a main gas transportation pipeline from Russia to Ukraine's southern corridor. It enters through the Sokhranovka gas metering station in Russia.

On July 24, 2008,part of the pipeline malfunctioned, causing a fire and damage to fields with crops and forest area adjacent to the site of the accident.[5]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Gazprom insists on using just one specific pipeline". eegas.com. Retrieved 2021-04-02.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Energybase.ru. "Газопровод Петровск - Новопсков". Energy Base. Retrieved April 2, 2021.
  3. "Volgograd - CJSC "Gazprom StroyTEK Salavat"". www.gazpromss.com (in русский). Retrieved 2021-04-02.
  4. "Obsolete pipelines behind Gazprom's grandiose construction projects". www.naftogaz-europe.com. Retrieved 2021-04-02.
  5. Ilyashenko, Lubov (2018). "ENSURING THE SAFE EXPLOTIATION OF OBJECTS OF TRUNKING GAS TRANSPORTATION DUE TO THE RAPID RESPONSE OF WORKERS GAS TRANSMISSION COMPANY" (PDF). iaeme.com. Retrieved April 2, 2021.

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