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Ukraine builds the gas terminal to become “ the independent player “

Ukraine has begun building SPG - euro terminal in cost of 735 million, transfers “ - Ukraine “.
“ the Terminal accepts 10 mlrd cubic m szhizhennogo gas in a year that makes more than third of volumes of blue fuel which is imported from Russia. The project will realise in some stages. At the first stage floating installation for storage and regazifikatsii by capacity to 5 mlrd in cubic m of natural gas a year, on the second - the land terminal with two tanks will be constructed. On the third - the third tank and the additional equipment necessary for finishing of capacity of the terminal to 10 mlrd cubic m “ - it is told in the message of ministry of Ukraine.
Besides, for terminal connection to gas-transport system (GTS) it is planned to construct a gas pipeline in the extent of 65 km. It is expected that Algeria, Libya, Egypt, Qatar and Azerbaijan will be suppliers szhizhennogo gas.
the second component of the terminal is the sea part, the third - terminal joining to GTS.
terminal Building will be financed on a basis is state - private partnership, and as investors of the project will act Accelerate Energy, Energas, Gas Natural Europe, Opiser, Lazard Freres, Baker Bott, Conlan and Associates. Owners of the large industrial enterprises as it will promote reduction of price on gas also can join them, have noted in a press - service of the Ukrainian government.
expected term of realisation of the project - 2011 - 2017γγ. Cost tehniko - an economic justification (FEASIBILITY REPORT) has made 285 thousand euro.
acting at ceremony of the beginning of building of the terminal, premieres - the minister of Ukraine Nikolay Azarov has declared that Ukraine becomes the independent player in the gas market. “ Today we have made a real big stride on maintenance of non-volatility of Ukraine. The terminal will be capable to accept such volumes of gas at which we become the independent player in a power market “ - the head of the government has underlined.
he also has added that this large investment project is realised in the conditions of a world economic crisis. “ it once again speaks about investment appeal of Ukraine “ - he is assured.
as it was informed earlier, the state share in the new project will be minority and will make 25 %, thus that actually its financial expenses will make 7,5 %.
Building of the terminal for regazifikatsii SPG is provided on a site located at open coast in severo - east direction from an input in the Big Adzhaliksky estuary nearby to the oil terminal “ Ukrtransnefti “ in Kominternovsky area of the Odessa area. The total amount of tanks will allow to store 540 thousand cubic M szhizhennogo gas.