Gazprom Reduces Investments in Gas Pipelines
OREANDA-NEWS "Gazprom" in 2019 plans to invest 147.53 billion rubles in the Project of the gas pipeline "Power of Siberia", through which gas from the fields of Eastern Siberia will be transported to the domestic market and for export to China, follows from the materials of the Russian gas holding.
In 2018, investments in the "Power of Siberia" amounted to 219.04 billion rubles, in 2017 - 158.8 billion rubles.
The investment plan for the Nord stream-2 gas pipeline for 2019 is 53.2 billion rubles against 92.2 billion rubles in 2018. In 2017, investments in the project amounted to 104.2 billion rubles.
It is planned to invest 26.03 billion rubles in the Turkish stream gas pipeline against 172.45 billion rubles in 2018 and 92.8 billion rubles in 2017. In addition, 17.72 billion rubles will be invested in the construction of the transit land section of the Turkish stream gas pipeline in 2019.
It is planned to allocate 166.95 billion rubles for the development of a unified gas supply system in the North-West region on the Gryazovets - Vyborg section (the main gas pipeline, which provides gas transportation for consumers in the North-West region of the Russian Federation and to the Nord stream and Nord stream - 2 gas pipelines).
Gazprom's investments in the Sakhalin - Khabarovsk - Vladivostok gas pipeline (designed to deliver gas produced on the Sakhalin shelf to consumers of the Khabarovsk and Primorsky territories) will amount to 44.16 billion rubles. The total cost of the project is estimated at almost 68 billion rubles.
The information Department of Gazprom noted that the cost of the second start-up complex of the gas pipeline is given, taking into account the construction of the linear part, the installation of two gas pumping units at the head compressor station of the gas pipeline and other necessary works. "In the materials published earlier on the public procurement portal of the company at the choice of the contractor for the construction of the second start - up complex of the gas pipeline, the cost of construction of only the linear part was given," the Department said.
Investments in the Ukhta - Torzhok - 2 gas pipeline system (designed to deliver additional volumes of gas to the North-West of Russia for gas supply and gasification of consumers and export supplies) in 2019 May amount to 31.31 billion rubles.
In General, Gazprom's investments in the construction and reconstruction of capital construction projects this year will be reduced to 963.02 billion rubles from 984.26 billion rubles in 2018.