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 2018/2019.

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, 2019.

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 October 2018.

Adriatic LNG is pleased to contribute again to the national security of the gas supply system after the successes of the years 2014/2015, 2015/2016, 2016/2017 and 2017/2018.



Adriatic LNG announces that on 28/09/2018  is launched the tender for the Peak Shaving service. Starting from 28/09/2018  to October 9th 2018 it will be possible to view and download all the documents useful to participate to the public procedure.

The aim of the procedure is to identify the available parties to supply one LNG cargo with quantities between a minimum of 60,000 and a maximum of 70,000 cubic meter of LNG in the following  unloading slot:

• 27 – 30 October 2018

The Peak Shaving service is one of the emergency measures established by the Decree of the Ministry of the Economic Development during the thermal year 2018-2019.


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