The construction of the gas pipeline "Germanovitse-Strahotsina" started in the south of Poland and the development of gas distribution station "Germanovitse" that it is necessary to expand RP gas connections with Ukraine. This is stated on the website of the operator of the Polish gas company Gaz-System, Ukrinform reports.
The subsidiary of the Polish Oil and Gas Company PGNiG - PGNiG Technologie will be responsible for the pipe construction.
"The aim of the project is to strengthen the energy security of the country, modernization and development of the gas transportation system in the south-eastern region of Poland. The investment is of great importance in the context of the planned construction of a new gas pipeline Poland-Ukraine, which will connect the gas distribution station Bilche-Volitsa (Ukraine) and Germanovitse (Poland)", reads the statement.