Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Gazprom board sets date for major pipeline construction
RBC, 30.09.2008, Moscow 17:51:08. – Gazprom's Board of Directors has urged the Management Committee to insure that the construction of the Sakhalin-Khabarovsk-Vladivostok gas transportation system is completed in the third quarter of 2011, the gas monopoly's press office reported today. The board discussed the development of the Russian Far East's energy sector during today's meeting. According to another request by the Board of Directors, the Management Committee is also to make sure that gas supplies to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, the administrative center of the Kamchatka region, start by the end of 2010. The move would be the first stage of the energy giant's program for gas supplies in Kamchatka.