Islamabad, March 05, 2014 (PPI-OT): Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited (ETPL) (the applicant) has filed an application with Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority under Section 23 of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority Ordinance, 2002 read with Rule 4 of the Natural Gas (Licencing) Rules, 2002 for the grant of licence to carry out the regulated activity of Transmission of Natural Gas from applicant’s jetty to tie in point at SMS Pakland.
The applicant with reference to Govt. of Pakistan’s tender for provision of services of transportation, storage, re-gasification of LNG and re-delivery of gas into SSGCL’s existing natural gas network is intended to participate and one of the Tender’s requirement is to deliver RLNG or natural gas to one of the two designated tie in points to SSGCL’s existing high pressure network.
The applicant provided approx coordinates of tie-in point at SMS Pakland and stated that the tie-in point is at a distance of 22 KMs from their jetty. Subject to award of this fast track LNG Project, the applicant will lay a transmission line of 24” diameter from their jetty to the aforesaid tie in point. The Authority has admitted the application of Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited for consideration.
Any interested/affected persons including gas consumers and general public are invited to furnish their comments, suggestions and intervention requests to Registrar OGRA, within 14 days from the date of publication of this notice.
All correspondence in this connection may be addressed to Registrar, Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority, 54-B Fazal-e-Haq Ro ad, Blue Area, Islamabad (Phone: 051-9221704) and should contain the names and addresses of applicant.
All interveners must indicate the manner in which they are likely to be affected by determination of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority in this case. Intervention request should be accompanied by an affidavit verifying the contents of the intervention, intervention fee of Rs.500/- (demand draft in favour of OGRA) and authority letter if representing an organization.
OGRA has also decided to hold a Public Hearing at Karachi on the subject matter according to the date, time and venue mentioned below:
Date: March 25, 2014 (Tuesday)
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi
Copy of the petition can be obtained on payment of prescribed charges of Rs.2/- per page from the office of Registrar, OGRA, Islamabad.
For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +9251 922 1707