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RWE has found four applicants for a gas pipe of Czechia

Four groups of companies have submitted demands for purchase of the Czech gas-transport operator Net4Gas belonging to German power concern RWE which cost is estimated approximately in 1,4 mlrd euro (1,7 mlrd dollars) Transfers Reuters.
to Get Net4Gas the Czech investment group KKCG, power holding EPH largest in Czechia, investment fund Global Infrastructure Partners together with the Belgian gas-transport company Fluxys, and also German insurance group Allianz together with investment company Borealis Infrastructure Management are ready.
it is necessary to notice that Net4Gas owns gas pipelines in Czechia in the general extent of 2 thousand of 500 km. RWE plans to sell the Czech company within the limits of the program of realisation of actives on 7 mlrd dollars in the end 2013.
we Will remind, in May 2012. It became known that one more German power concern - this time E. On AG - sells gas-transport company Open Grid Europe to a consortium of investors for 3,2 mlrd euro. The consortium of buyers consists from Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund 4, Infinity Investments, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation and MEAG MUNICH ERGO Asset Management.
Net profit RWE AG accessible to distribution among shareholders of the company, has decreased on 0,4 % - to 1,584 mlrd euro in I half-year 2012. The company gain for the accounting period has grown on 1,3 % and has made 27,090 mlrd euro. Besides, in connection with influence of crisis and not the steadiest financial position of company RWE in the subsequent some years plan to reduce 8 thousand workplaces.
RWE AG - the German power company, one of the largest on sales volume of natural gas in the German market. Company staff totals more than 70 thousand employees. RWE is the participant of gas project Nabucco from shares of 16,67 %. Other participants of the project with equal shares on 16,67 % are Austrian OMV, Hungarian MOL, Bulgarian Bulgargaz, Romanian Transgaz and Turkish Botas.