Libyan natural gas flows to Italy remain low on Greenstream pipeline outage: sourcesLibyan gas exports to Italy were still below average Friday after gas pumping rates at Libya's Greenstream pipeline to Italy plummeted Thursday, sources close to the matter said. Snam figures showed gas supply from Libya via Gela was nominated at 5 million cu m Friday, down 9 million cu m from Thursday's day-ahead nominations. Libyan gas exports to Italy via Gela were down 8.6 million cu m at 4 million cu m Thursday, a level not seen since August 26, data from S&P Global Platts Analytics showed Friday. Russian gas exports to Italy through Austria increased to 43 million cu m Thursday, while storage withdrawals stood at 104 million cu m, up 13 million cu m on the day. Sources said colder temperature forecasts in Italy were adding to the upward pressure on spot prices.
Source: Libya Today January 12, 2018 14:48 UTC