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Introduction of COS | FAQs
Q1. What is the gas flow pattern along HVJ pipeline?
A: The indicative numbers for gas flow is shown in the figure below.
Q2. What are the transmission charges for HVJ and regional pipelines?
A: The transmission charges for HVJ are Rs 1150/’000 scm linked to a calorific value of 8500 kcal/mscm and the transmission charges for Non – HVJ are as applicable on the basis of contract.
Q3. What does the ‘DRAFT POLICY FOR LAYING GAS PIPELINES’ states?
A: The Policy envisages:
Appointment of regulator under the Petroleum Regulatory Board Bill 2002 for regulating transmission, distribution, supply and storage system of natural gas / LNG to promote development of the sector. Till the Regulatory Board sets up, the government will perform functions of the regulator.
All new trunk pipelines to be on non-discriminatory common carrier principle
Existing and already approved pipeline proposals exempted from the policy
Tariff – applied as a cap - for transmission pipeline would be approved by regulator
Inter-State pipelines to be a single company to be notified by the Government, and till it was notified, by GAIL