TAPI gas pipeline project to start from December 13

The ground-breaking ceremony of the proposed multi-billion dollar 1,735-kilometre gas pipeline connecting Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India will start from December 13, Turkmenistan Ambassador to Pakistan has said.

China to build $2.5 bn worth LNG terminal, gas pipeline in Pakistan
China to build $2.5 bn worth LNG terminal, gas pipeline in Pakistan

China will soon start construction of a USD 2.5 billion terminal for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the restive Balochistan province and the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline under the ambitious China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project, a senior official has said.

Lapses by GAIL led to pipeline fire in AP last year: Regulator

Oil regulator has found state- owned gas utility GAIL India Ltd guilty of severe lapses that led to an explosion at one of its pipelines in Andhra Pradesh, killing at least 29 persons in June last year.

Tehran nuclear deal revives hope for Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline: Minister

Islamabad is hopeful of reviving a stalled gas pipeline project connecting Iran to energy-starved Pakistan, a minister told AFP Wednesday following the signing of a historic nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.

RIL completes 49.9% stake sale in US pipeline venture for $1 bn

Reliance Industries Wednesday said it has closed the deal to sell its entire 49.9 percent interest in a US shale oil and gas pipeline joint venture to New York -listed Enterprise Products Partners for USD 1.073 billion.

Athens-Moscow to sign gas deal: Greek official

Athens and Moscow are set to sign a deal extending a planned gas pipeline to Greece in exchange for billions in advance payment to the cash-strapped eurozone country, a Greek official told AFP Saturday, a claim denied by the Kremlin.

Fire at GAIL gas pipeline in Delhi brought under control

A major fire broke out at GAIL's natural gas pipeline in South Delhi's Satyaniketan area after it was perforated by civic construction contractors but there were no casualties reported.

Iran and Pakistan to focus on boosting bilateral economic ties

An Iranian delegation will visit Pakistan Monday to boost bilateral economic ties, according to media reports.

US welcomes establishment of TAPI

The US has welcomed the decision of establishing the ambitious TAPI gas pipeline project, a joint venture company for the transportation of gas through four countries including India and Pakistan.

Oman-India gas pipeline a most promising option

Importing LNG is a rather costly process, but unavoidable because the sources of gas are far away. This cost can be avoided if gas is imported through pipelines and then transported across the country through existing and future-planned pipelines in India.

Firm set up to lay TAPI gas pipeline

ADB is the transaction advisor for the TAPI gas pipeline project.

Mumbai: Gas pipeline leakage causes fire at BPCL colony in Kurla

A leakage in a gas pipeline caused a fire at the Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) colony in Kurla early on Thursday.

Pradhan for setting up statutory safety body for oil & gas ind

With more than a dozen people killed in a deadly fire at a gas pipeline in Andhra Pradesh, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday expressed shock at the lack of a statutory body for formulating safety measures for the oil and gas industry.

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif visits Iran amid tensions

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met Sunday with the Iranian president at the start of visit during which talks are likely to include border security and a stalled gas pipeline deal.

Militants blow up Egypt gas pipeline in Sinai

Militants have blown up a pipeline in Sinai that transports gas to Jordan, security officials said, in the fourth such attack this year in the restive peninsula.

Egypt policeman shot dead, militants blow up Sinai gas pipeline

Suspected militants blew up a gas pipeline in Egypt`s Sinai peninsula on Tuesday and gunmen shot dead a policeman in the Suez canal city of Ismailia, security officials said.

Gas pipeline: Environment Ministry to oppose any damage to agri lands

Union Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Thursday said her Ministry will express opposition if there was any damage caused to agricultural lands or environment under the Kochi-Mangalore gas pipeline.

India seeks payment guarantee from Pak to sign gas agreement

India has sought from Pakistan sovereign payment guarantees before it can sign a contract to export natural gas through a pipeline from Punjab.

Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline could be extended to China

Notwithstanding US opposition to its gas pipeline project with Iran, Pakistan is looking at the possibility of extending it to China as part of a planned economic corridor.

World`s deepest gas pipeline in Gulf of Mexico

French firm Technip will lay the world`s deepest gas pipeline for energy giant Shell in the US Gulf of Mexico