TAP has been selected by Shah Deniz as the pipeline route to Italy.
“We will now enter into exclusive negotiations with them on progressing the project. We look forward to progressing the TAP project together with the Shah Deniz Consortium and the Italian, Albanian and Greek Governments” the offical says.
The company firmly believes that TAP remains a strong contender to win the bid to transport Shah Deniz II gas to Europe. They are also confident that the TAP route to Italy offers the Shah Deniz consortium the most attractive market and the most advanced gas evacuation route.
Subsea World News Staff , February 22, 2012; Image: TAP