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  • 22 April 2024
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & Strategy, Project & Tenders, Safety

    The Balticconnector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia, which was shut down in October 2023 due to a rupture, has commenced commercial operations following the completion of repair work. Estonian transmission system operator (TSO) Elering and its Finnish counterpart Gasgrid closed Balticconnector on the night of October 8, 2023, as the pressure in the gas pipeline […]

  • 16 February 2024
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Collaboration, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Regulation & Policy, Safety

    Offshore repair works for the Balticconnector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia, which was shut down in October 2023 due to a rupture, are set to start at the beginning of next month. Estonian transmission system operator (TSO) Elering and its Finnish counterpart Gasgrid closed Balticconnector on the night of October 8, 2023, as the […]

  • 5 April 2024
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & Strategy, Project & Tenders

    Preparatory work has begun for the commissioning of the Balticconnector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia which was shut down in October 2023 due to a rupture, following the completion of repair work. Estonian transmission system operator (TSO) Elering and its Finnish counterpart Gasgrid closed Balticconnector on the night of October 8, 2023, as the pressure […]

  • 23 November 2023
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Collaboration, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Gasgrid and Elering have revealed an increase in the technical capacity of the Balticconnector interconnection point.

  • 28 November 2023
    Authorities & Government, Business Developments & Projects, Regulation & Policy

    The European Commission (EC) has adopted the first list of Projects of Common Interest (PCI) and Projects of Mutual Interest (PMIs) that is fully in line with the European Green Deal. For the first time, hydrogen and electrolyzer projects are included in the list. The EC adopted the list containing a total of 166 key […]

  • 11 January 2024
    Business Developments & Projects, Outlook & Strategy, Vessels

    Finnish energy company Gasum has delivered a cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG), procured from Germany’s SEFE (Securing Energy for Europe), to the Inkoo floating storage regasification unit (FSRU). The LNG cargo is approximately 800 GWh in size, and as already mentioned, it is supplied by SEFE, or more specifically, SEFE Marketing & Trading, a […]

  • 29 November 2023
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Project & Tenders, Regulation & Policy, Rules & Regulation

    EU’s PCI list entails grid upgrades and the buildout of more hydrogen, green electricity, and carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS).

  • 2 January 2024
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders, Safety

    As we gradually shift our focus on the new year and on what lies ahead in the offshore energy industry in 2024, let’s give a last look to 2023 to pay tribute to this very eventful year. Unfortunately, the year was marked with a number of dark events, with the Balticconnector offshore gas pipeline incident […]

  • 5 December 2023
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & Policy, Rules & Regulation, Safety

    The Joint Expeditionary Force (JEF) has embarked on an exercise in the Baltic Sea region to protect subsea infrastructure.

  • 12 April 2024
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Collaboration, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Maritime Developments Limited (MDL) has taken part in an LNG project in Europe, assisting Saipem with a FSRU project in Greece.

  • 6 November 2023
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & Strategy, Vessels

    Following rupture and shutdown of the Balticconnector gas pipeline in early October, Finland’s Inkoo FSRU terminal has received second LNG cargo from Gasum. According to Gasum, the cargo arrived on November 5 and unloading to the FSRU has started where the LNG will be regasified and fed into the Finnish gas pipeline grid. The LNG […]

  • 9 October 2023
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Environment, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders, Safety

    Finnish and Estonian transmission system operators (TSOs) Gasgrid Finland and Elering have launched an investigation over suspicion that there is a leak in an offshore gas pipeline that connects the two countries. Gasgrid Finland and Elering observed an unusual drop in pressure in the Balticconnector offshore gas pipeline on October 8, shortly before 2 a.m. Based […]

  • 11 October 2023
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Environment, Infrastructure, Outlook & Strategy, Project & Tenders, Regulation & Policy, Safety

    The damage to the Balticconnector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia was not caused by the normal gas transmission process, Finnish transmission system operator (TSO) Gasgrid reported following the launch of an investigation into a leak announced earlier this week. Gasgrid Finland informed that the location of the leak in the Balticconnector pipeline causing disruption […]

  • 23 October 2023
    Business Developments & Projects, Outlook & Strategy

    Energy company Eesti Gaas, also known as Elenger, has announced it will bring an additional LNG cargo from the United States (U.S.) to the Inkoo terminal, Finland, in the second half of November 2023 to cover the country’s gas consumption. Margus Kaasik, Chairman of the Management Board of Eesti Gaas, stated: “The market can handle […]

  • 16 October 2023
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Environment, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders, Safety

    Seismic signals have been recorded in the vicinity of the Balticconnector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia, indicating a possible explosion had occurred around the time an unusual drop in pressure was observed. To remind, Balticconnector was shut down at midnight on October 8 after Finnish and Estonian transmission system operators (TSOs) Gasgrid and Elering observed an abnormal […]

  • 24 August 2023
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & Strategy, Project & Tenders, Transition

    State-owned transmission system operator Gasgrid Finland has taken the next step in the development of its hydrogen transfer infrastructure demonstration project with a contract for the basic design of a 23-kilometre hydrogen transmission pipeline. Namely, Gagrid Vetyverkot Oy, which was founded at the end of 2022 to promote the development of the Finnish hydrogen network, has […]

  • 19 June 2023
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Market Outlooks, Outlook & Strategy, Research & Development, Transition

    As part of its task to develop national hydrogen infrastructure, international cooperation and hydrogen market around the Baltic Sea region, state-owned transmission system operator Gasgrid Finland has organised a non-binding market consultation for industrial actors to gain insight into their hydrogen-related plans. The Finnish government has tasked Gagrid with the development of national hydrogen infrastructure as […]

  • 16 January 2023
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Operations & Maintenance, Vessels

    With the integration of the LNG floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) Exemplar into Gasgrid Finland’s gas transmission network, Finland’s first FSRU-based terminal, located in the deep harbour at Inkoo, is now fully ready for use. Esa Hallivuori, Senior Vice President of Transmission Business at Gasgrid Finland, said: “We have now got our LNG floating […]

  • 28 December 2022
    Business Developments & Projects, Vessels

    Excelerate Energy’s floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) Exemplar has anchored in the deep harbour Inkoo, Finland, to serve the country’s first FSRU-based terminal. Finnish transmission system operator Gasgrid Finland confirmed the Exemplar’s arrival on 28 December stating that “the floating terminal vessel turned out to be the fastest and most effective solution to phase out […]

  • 14 February 2023
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure

    Neste’s Engineering Solutions has completed the construction work of the 2.2-kilometre gas transmission pipeline for Gasgrid Finland’s floating LNG terminal vessel FSRU Exemplar in the port of Inkoo. Finnish transmission system operator Gasgrid recently implemented the country’s first FSRU-based terminal to secure the supply of gas to industry, energy production and households from winter 2023 […]

  • 9 March 2023
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects

    Finnish transmission system operator Gasgrid Finland has reduced the total number of planned LNG import slots at the country’s first FSRU-based terminal for Q2 and Q3 2023. Finland’s floating LNG terminal is located in the port of Inkoo where Excelerate Energy’s floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) Exemplar was anchored at the end of 2022 […]

  • 1 June 2023
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & Strategy, Research & Development

    BalticSeaH2 project – a large-scale cross-border hydrogen valley gathering 40 partners from nine Baltic Sea region countries – with production potential for hydrogen to reach 100,000 tonnes annually, is ready to kick off. BalticSeaH2, prepared by Finnish CLIC Innovation as the project coordinator and Gasgrid Finland as a co-coordinator for the collaboration in the project, […]

  • 22 August 2022
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Gasgrid and Fortum have signed an agreement to place the floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) at Fortum’s port in Inkoo.

  • 21 December 2022
    Business Developments & Projects, Infrastructure, Vessels

    Finnish transmission system operator Gasgrid Finland has completed construction work for the floating LNG terminal in the deep harbour area in Inkoo as it expects Excelerate Energy’s floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) Exemplar to reach the terminal as early as 25 December. On 20 December, Gasgrid also informed it was granted a permit by […]

  • 6 February 2023
    Business & Finance, Business Developments & Projects, Collaboration, Project & Tenders

    Gasgrid Finland, a Finnish state-owned company and transmission system operator, has announced that a joint hydrogen valley project, BalticSeaH2, between Finland and Estonia is underway. Gasgrid said the 5-year project will next proceed to the preparation of a financing agreement with the Clean Hydrogen Partnership, and the goal is to get the project started in […]