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REGULATORY DISCLOSURES

REGULATORY DISCLOSURES

PIL Pipeline is regulated by the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board, India (PNGRB) on both commercial and technical basis. PIL Pipeline regulatory disclosures are updated periodically as mandatory and covers:

  • Available Capacity
  • Planned Maintenance
  • Tariffs
  • Regulated Activities
AVAILABLE CAPACITY

In terms of Regulation 4(2) of PNGRB (Access Code for Natural Gas Pipeline) Regulations, 2008, declaration of available capacity of PIL Pipeline as per Schedule I format is given below:

Schedule – I: Format for Declaring Capacity of Pipeline Details are as of July 01, 2020



No

Name

Description

1

Name of Entity

Pipeline Infrastructure Limited

2

Name of Pipeline

PIL Pipeline (Kakinada to Bharuch)

3

Section wise capacity on the pipeline

  1. Number of sections
  2. Name of section with start and end point.
  3. Capacity -(i) Volume terms (ii) energy terms

Refer Annexure 1 (Click Here )

4

Number of AHA’s

3

5

Number of entry points on the pipeline route

5

6

Location of entry points

Oduru, Mallavaram, Mora, Bhadbhut SG1, Bhadbhut M&R-03

7

Number of Exit Points

11

8

Location of Exit Points

OT Buyback, Kunchanapally, Chevuturu, Bhongir, Shamirpet, Mhaskel, Hazira, Dhamka, Atakpardi, Bhadbhut, Ankot

9

Entry point wise Capacity of Pipeline

Refer Annexure 2  ( Click Here )

10

Exit point wise Capacity of Pipeline

Refer Annexure 2  ( Click Here )

11

Technical parameters

 

a.Inlet pressure at entry point (Barg)

35 – 98 *

b.Calorific Value band at entry point (Btu/scm – on GCV Basis)

>=33917

c.Temperature (Degrees Celsius)

<=55

d.Other elements As per Schedule II

 

1.Hydrocarbon dew pt (Degree Celsius, max)

0**

2.Water dew point (Degree Celsius, max)

0**

3.Hydrogen sulphide (ppm by wt, max)

5

4.Total sulphur (ppm by wt, max)

10

5.Carbon dioxide ( mole % max)

6

6.Total inerts (mole%)

8

7.Temparature ( Degree Celsius, max)

55

8.Oxygen ( % mole vol. max)

0.2

12

Status of extra capacity available in the pipeline system on common carrier basis:

17

13

Details of common carrier capacity being used by transporter itself or on contract carrier basis.

Nil

14

Any demand pending with the transporter for common carrier usage of the pipeline along with duration of such pendency

Nil

15

Preference on entry and exit points

Nil

 

Note:

The above capacities are in accordance with capacity application submitted to PNGRB.

* Entry point Pressure need to be higher than the prevailing pipeline operating pressure.

** At the pipeline operating pressure.

 

 

PLANNED MAINTENANCE

 

In terms of Regulation 14(1) of PNGRB (Access Code for Natural Gas Pipeline) Regulations, 2008, Planned Maintenance Schedule for PIL Pipeline is given below:

Planned Maintenance Schedule for the period June 1, 2020 to August 31, 2020

Schedule for Planned Maintenance which may restrict gas flows: There are currently no shutdowns planned for the above period which may restrict gas flows.


Sr. No.

Entry Point

Exit Point

Start Date

End Date

Curtailed Volumes

Remarks

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

mmBtud

mmscmd

n/a

 
 
TARIFFS

In terms of clause 6 of Schedule D of PNGRB (Authorising Entities To Lay, Build, Operate or Expand Natural Gas Pipelines) Regulations, 2008, tariff charged by PIL Pipeline to its customers is given below:

Sr. No.

Zones

Tariff (Rs / mmBtu) on GCV Basis

1

Zone 1

65.50

2

Zone 2

75.33

3

Zone 3

78.65

4

Zone 4

79.77

5

Zone 5

80.15

 
 
REGULATED ACTIVITIES

In terms of Regulation 10(3) of the PNGRB (Affiliate Code of Conduct for Entities Engaged in Marketing of Natural Gas and Laying, Building, Operating, or Expanding Natural Gas Pipeline) Regulations, 2008, the Regulated Activities of PIL are mentioned as below:

PIL Pipeline provides transportation services for natural gas from Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) to Bharuch (Gujarat), including various spurs and interconnects on the way.

Description of the Regulated Activities of Affiliate of PIL in terms of Regulation 2(b) of the PNGRB (Affiliate Code of Conduct for Entities Engaged in Marketing of Natural Gas and Laying, Building, Operating, or Expanding Natural Gas Pipeline) Regulations, 2008 is as mentioned below:

In the context of Affiliate Code, PIL does not have any Affiliate engaged in marketing of natural gas.