Uzhgorod–Velke Kapusany Gas Pipeline

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Uzhgorod–Velke Kapusany Gas Pipeline is an operating gas pipeline running from Ukraine to Slovakia.[1]

Location

The pipeline starts in Uzhgorod, Ukraine, and runs to Velke Kapusany, Slovakia.[2]

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Project details

  • Operator: Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine LCC (GTSOU),[3][4] eustream[5]
  • Owner: Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine LCC (GTSOU),[3][4] eustream[5]
  • Parent company: JSC Mahistralni Gazoprovody Ukrainy (MGU)[3][4]
  • Capacity: 73.03 bcm/y / 7062.9 MMcf/d[1]
  • Length: 14.5 km / 9.0 mi[6]
  • Diameter: 1400 mm[5]
  • Status: Operating[7]
  • Start Year:
  • Cost:
  • Financing:
  • Associated infrastructure:

Background

Corresponding SciGrid name is Uzhgorod_VelkeKapusany[1]

Change of the operator & owner in gas transmission system of Ukraine

In 2019 the personnel of the Branch “Gas TSO of Ukraine” the division of JSC Ukrtransgaz, responsible for natural gas transportation, was transferred to LLC Gas TSO of Ukraine and under the Service Level Agreement concluded between LLC Gas TSO of Ukraine and JSC Ukrtransgaz, LLC Gas TSO of Ukraine provided services covering all types of operation, maintenance and repair works to ensure safe and efficient operation of the main GTS facilities.[8]

In the same year pursuant to Art. 24 of the Law of Ukraine “On the Natural Gas Market”, the National Commission for State Regulation of Energy and Public Utilities (hereinafter – NEURC) adopted a final decision supporting certification of LLC Gas TSO of Ukraine according to the ISO model, and also issued the license for the right to carry out activities for the transmission of natural gas allowing the company to perform its functions starting with January 1, 2020 (Resolution of 24.12.2019 No.3011).[8]

In 2020 LLC Gas TSO of Ukraine was fully separated from Naftogaz Group and 100% stake in the authorized capital was transferred to the state-owned company JSC Mahistralni Gazoprovody Ukrainy (MGU). JSC MGU owns 100% of the shares of LLC Gas TSO of Ukraine.[8]

Resources and articles

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Diettrich, J.C.; Pluta, A.; Medrjoubi, W. (July 23, 2020). "The combined IGG gas transmission network data set". SciGRID_gas. Retrieved September 2, 2020.
  2. European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas (October 2020). "TYNDP 2020 - MAP – Transmission" (PDF). ENTSOG. Retrieved December 4, 2020.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Key Facts - Transmission System Operator of Ukraine". Transmission System Operator of Ukraine. Retrieved 2022-08-19.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Gas TSO of Ukraine". Linkedin. Retrieved 2022-08-19.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eustream. "The Inauguration of the Vojany-Uzhorod pipeline | Eustream". Eustream. Retrieved 2022-08-26.
  6. TYNDP 2020 - MAP – Transmission, ENTSOG, October 2020; length calculated by Global Energy Monitor
  7. "Nominations - Transmission System Operator of Ukraine". Transmission System Operator of Ukraine. Retrieved 2022-08-26.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 "Key Facts - Transmission System Operator of Ukraine". Transmission System Operator of Ukraine. Retrieved 2022-08-19.