Second West East Gas Pipeline

Summary Information

  • Source: Horgos
  • Destination: Shanghai & Guangzhou
  • Ownership: CNPC
  • Website: http://www.cnpc.com.cn/
  • Length: 8,704 kilometres ( miles)
  • Capacity: 30 billion cubic meters of gas per annum
  • Status: Operating

Details

  • The project includes one trunk line of 4,978km-long trunk line and eight branches which travel through 15 provinces totalling 8,704 kilometers in lenght
  • It transports gas from Xinjiang's Horgos to Shanghai in the east, and to the south reaches Guangzhou and Hong Kong.
  • The pipeline is designed to deliver 30 billion cubic meters of gas per annum
  • The pipeline transports natural gas imported from Central Asian countries and gas produced domestically in the Tarim, Junggar, Tuha and Ordos basins

History

  • 2008 - Construction of the Second West-East Gas Pipeline commenced
  • 2010 - Zhongwei-Huangpi trunk line became operational
  • 2011 - Trunkline completed

Other Information

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Links

  1. CNPC Second West-East Gas Pipeline
  2. The Second West-East Gas Pipeline begins gas supply to Hubei and Hunan
  3. Trunk line of the Second West-East Gas Pipeline starts operation

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