Gas companies yet to announce winter gas load-management plan


Islamabad—The Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) and Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL) have yet to formally announce their annual winter gas load-management plans for domestic consumers in their respective areas, official sources said Monday.
“The ministry has got no briefing from the gas companies but they are fully authorized to decide and implement their gas load-management plans,” the sources in Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources told APP.
Currently, the SNGPL had curtailed gas supply to Captive Power Units for eights hours and 34 percent to the Process Industry and textile sector due to maintenance of a FSRU (Floating Storage Regasification Unit) LNG terminal
While, the gas supply to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) outlets operating in the federal capital and Punjab province has also been suspended from Monday 6 am till further orders, as per the curtailment schedule placed at the SNGPL website.
Due to the maintenance work, the Regasified Liquified Natural Gas (RLNG) supply to CNG outlets operating in Lahore, Sheikhupura, Sahiwal, Multan, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur regions would remain suspended.—APP

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