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Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation with Albanian government

19 maggio 2010

TAP signed a Memorandum of Understanding & Cooperation (MoUC) with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Energy (METE), the official Albanian Government Ministry counterpart for the TAP Project.

On the 19th of May 2010, TAP signed a Memorandum of Understanding & Cooperation (MoUC) with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Energy (METE), the official Albanian Government Ministry counterpart for the TAP Project.​

Kjetil Tungland, Managing Director at TAP said: “This marks an important milestone in the cooperation between TAP and the Albanian Government and underlines the strength of our cooperation.  The MoUC creates an aligned framework for TAP and METE in respect of the various inter-governmental and Albanian host Government discussions relevant for the TAP project.”  In addition, the MoUC acknowledges the time schedule associated with meeting first gas requirements for the Shah Deniz II gas field in Azerbaijan.

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline is a 520 km gas pipeline, starting in Greece that will cross 180km in Albania and then the Adriatic Sea, coming ashore in Southern Italy, where it will connect to the Italian gas network system.