Peak Shaving

Adriatic LNG has successfully completed the peak shaving service procedure

The tender procedure to all operators in the LNG market for the peak shaving service, organized by Adriatic LNG for the Ministry of Economic Development, has been completed.

The peak shaving is one of the measures of the "Emergency Plan" set by the Ministry of Economic Development decree to ensure security of supply to the national gas system during the winter 2016/2017.
In case of emergency, this service will allow to regasify the LNG previously stored in the tanks of the Terminal which will be available to Snam Rete Gas until March 31st, 2017.

The LNG market operator who won the service will provide to Snam Rete Gas a quantity of 70,000 cubic meters of LNG, whose discharge at the Adriatic LNG Terminal will take place in the month of December 2016.

Adriatic LNG is pleased to contribute again to the national security of the gas supply system after the successes of the years 2014/2015 and 2015/2016.

Adriatic LNG announces that beginning October 27, 2016, bidding for Peak Shaving Service will commence.

From October 27 to November 14, 2016, all documents relevant to participation in the public bidding process will be viewable and downloadable. The procedure aims to identify companies available to provide quantities of LNG between 60,000 and 70,000 cubic meters, to be unloaded between December 19 and 22, 2016 and between December 27 and 30, 2016.

Peak Shaving is a service adopted by the Ministry of Economic Development as part of the “Emergency Plan” for thermic year 2016-2017.

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