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Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority’s Notice for hearing to consider application filed by Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited for grant of licence for transmission of natural gas

Islamabad, March 10, 2014 (PPI-OT): Further to the Public Hearing Notice published on Friday, February 14, 2014 regarding above mentioned subject, the hearing which was held on February 27, 2014 (Thursday) has been re-fixed as under:-

Date: March 25, 2014 (Tuesday)

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi

Rest of the contents of the aforementioned Public Hearing Notice shall remain the same.

For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: registrar@ogra.org.pk
Tel: +9251 922 1707

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Petition filed by Sui Southern Gas Company Limited for determination of estimated revenue requirement/prescribed prices for financial year 2014-15

Islamabad, March 10, 2014 (PPI-OT): Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (the Petitioner) filed a petition before Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) under Section 8 (1) of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority Ordinance, 2002, read with Rule 4 (2) of the Natural Gas Tariff Rules, 2002, on January 03, 2014, for determination of its estimated revenue requirements / prescribed prices for FY 2014-15. The Petitioner has worked out an increase of Rs.108.19 per MMBTU in its average prescribed price w.e.f. 1st July 2014 for F.Y. 2014-15.

The revenue requirement of the Petitioner will enable it to meet projected cost of gas, operating cost and return on assets. The cost of gas is linked to the international price of crude oil / fuel oil in accordance with the agreements between the Federal Government and the gas producers.

The comparison of current and projected prescribed prices is provided below:


Rs. /MMBTU

Particulars Estimates Estimates
for F.Y. 2013-14, For F.Y. 2014-15
determined by as per petition
OGRA per Sindh
High Court

Sales Volume (BBTU) 368,972 379,465
Sales Revenues at current prescribed prices 434.84 430.54
Cost of Gas Sold 384.32 453.97
T and D cost including Depreciation 37.21 61.54
Other Operating Income (17.98) (15.70)
Return on average net operating fixed assets 31.10 37.25
Subsidy for Air Mix LPG Project 0.17 1.66
Average prescribed price 434.84 538.73
Average increase/(decrease) in prescribed price 108.19

Any interested/affected persons including gas consumers and general public are invited to furnish their comments, suggestions and intervention requests to Registrar OGRA, within 15 days from the date of publication of this notice in terms of Rule 7 of the Natural Gas Tariff Rules, 2002. All correspondence in this connection may be addressed to Registrar, Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority, 54-B Fazal-e-Haq Road, Blue Area, Islamabad and should contain the names and addresses of applicant.

All interveners must indicate the manner in which they are likely to be affected by determination of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority in this case. Intervention request should be accompanied by an affidavit verifying the contents of the intervention, intervention fee of Rs.500/- (demand draft in favour of OGRA) and authority letter if representing an organization.

Copy of the petition can be obtained on payment of prescribed charges of Rs.2/- per page from the office of Registrar, OGRA, Islamabad.

For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: registrar@ogra.org.pk
Tel: +9251 922 1707

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Application filed by Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited for grant of licence for transmission of natural gas

Islamabad, March 05, 2014 (PPI-OT): Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited (ETPL) (the applicant) has filed an application with Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority under Section 23 of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority Ordinance, 2002 read with Rule 4 of the Natural Gas (Licencing) Rules, 2002 for the grant of licence to carry out the regulated activity of Transmission of Natural Gas from applicant’s jetty to tie in point at SMS Pakland.

The applicant with reference to Govt. of Pakistan’s tender for provision of services of transportation, storage, re-gasification of LNG and re-delivery of gas into SSGCL’s existing natural gas network is intended to participate and one of the Tender’s requirement is to deliver RLNG or natural gas to one of the two designated tie in points to SSGCL’s existing high pressure network.

The applicant provided approx coordinates of tie-in point at SMS Pakland and stated that the tie-in point is at a distance of 22 KMs from their jetty. Subject to award of this fast track LNG Project, the applicant will lay a transmission line of 24” diameter from their jetty to the aforesaid tie in point. The Authority has admitted the application of Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited for consideration.

Any interested/affected persons including gas consumers and general public are invited to furnish their comments, suggestions and intervention requests to Registrar OGRA, within 14 days from the date of publication of this notice.

All correspondence in this connection may be addressed to Registrar, Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority, 54-B Fazal-e-Haq Ro ad, Blue Area, Islamabad (Phone: 051-9221704) and should contain the names and addresses of applicant.

All interveners must indicate the manner in which they are likely to be affected by determination of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority in this case. Intervention request should be accompanied by an affidavit verifying the contents of the intervention, intervention fee of Rs.500/- (demand draft in favour of OGRA) and authority letter if representing an organization.

OGRA has also decided to hold a Public Hearing at Karachi on the subject matter according to the date, time and venue mentioned below:

Date: March 25, 2014 (Tuesday)

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi

Copy of the petition can be obtained on payment of prescribed charges of Rs.2/- per page from the office of Registrar, OGRA, Islamabad.

For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: registrar@ogra.org.pk
Tel: +9251 922 1707

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Application filed by Engro Fertilizers Limited for grant of licence for transmission of natural gas

Islamabad, March 05, 2014 (PPI-OT): Engro Fertilizers Limited (the applicant) has applied to Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) under Section 23 of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority Ordinance, 2002 read with Rule 4 of the Natural Gas (Licencing) Rules, 2002 for the grant of Exclusive licence to carry out the regulated activity of Transmission of Natural Gas from Reti-Maru Gas field to Engro Fertilizers Limited Complex (Fertilizer Plant) at Daharki for self-use.

The instant project involves laying down of approx. 26 km cross country pipeline from Reti Maru Gas Field till Engro Fertilziers Limited battery limits. The applicant intends to transmit 12 MMCFD of gas from Reti Maru Gas Field. A 10” nominal dia gas pipeline is required to transport aforesaid gas. The Authority has admitted the application of Engro Fertilizers Limited for consideration.

Any interested/affected persons including gas consumers and general public are invited to furnish their comments, suggestions and intervention requests to Registrar OGRA, within 14 days from the date of publication of this notice. All correspondence in this connection may be addressed to Registrar, Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority, 54-B Fazal-e-Haq Road, Blue Area, Islamabad (Phone: 051-9221704) and should contain the names and addresses of applicant.

All interveners must indicate the manner in which they are likely to be affected by determination of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority in this case. Intervention request should be accompanied by an affidavit verifying the contents of the intervention, intervention fee of Rs.500/- (demand draft in favour of OGRA) and authority letter if representing an organization.

OGRA has also decided to hold a Public Hearing at Karachi on the subject matter according to the date, time and venue mentioned below:

Date: March 25, 2014 (Tuesday)

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi

Copy of the petition can be obtained on payment of prescribed charges of Rs.2/- per page from the office of Registrar, OGRA, Islamabad.

For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: registrar@ogra.org.pk
Tel: +9251 922 1707

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Application filed by Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited for grant of licence to undertake regulated activities related to liquefied natural gas at Port Qasim

Islamabad, March 05, 2014 (PPI-OT): Elengy Terminal Pakistan Limited (the applicant) filed a petition on July 26, 2013 with Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) under Rule 4 of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (LNG) Rules, 2007 to undertake the following regulated activities at Port Qasim, Karachi:-

i. Construction and operation of LNG Receiving Terminal,

ii. Construction and operation of LNG Storage Facility,

iii. LNG Processing, Testing Facility (Construction and Operation), Transportation of LNG, Filling of LNG, Marketing and Distribution of LNG

In pursuance of LNG Policy 2011 and LNG Rules, 2007, SGS (Consultant/Expert) was appointed by OGRA to determine whether the application of ETPL meets the requirements of LNG Policy 2011, OGRA Ordinance and LNG Rules, 2007.

SGS submitted its report to OGRA on 31st January 2014 and concluded that application filed by ETPL fulfils the requirements of LNG Rules, 2007 and LNG Policy 2011 to undertake the following regulated activities at Port Qasim, Karachi:-

a. LNG Storage Facility (Construction)

b. LNG Storage Facility (Operation)

c. LNG Terminal (Construction)

d. LNG Terminal (Operation)

OGRA, keeping in view the SGS’s report, has admitted the petition of ETPL under LNG Rules, 2007 for further processing / consideration.

Any interested/affected persons including gas consumers and general public are invited to furnish their comments, suggestions and intervention requests to Registrar OGRA, within 14 days from the date of publication of this notice. All correspondence in this connection may be addressed to Registrar, Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority, 54-B Fazal-e-Haq Road, Blue Area, Islamabad (Phone: 051-9221704) and should contain the names and addresses of applicant.

All interveners must indicate the manner in which they are likely to be affected by determination of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority in this case. Intervention request should be accompanied by an affidavit verifying the contents of the intervention, intervention fee of Rs.500/- (demand draft in favour of OGR A) and authority letter if representing an organization.

OGRA has also decided to hold a Public Hearing at Karachi on the subject matter according to the date, time and venue mentioned below:

Date: March 25, 2014 (Tuesday)

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi

Copy of the petition can be obtained on payment of prescribed charges of Rs.2/- per page from the office of Registrar, OGRA, Islamabad.

For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: registrar@ogra.org.pk
Tel: +9251 922 1707

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Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority adjusts Compressed Natural Gas prices

Islamabad, October 15, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), in accordance with the ECC decision no.106 /12/2009 dated 28.7.2009 has adjusted the CNG prices per the following two tier slab structure applicable with effect from October 15, 2012.

Rs. per Kg.
Region-I
KPK, Baluchistan and Potohar Region (Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Gujarkhan)
@1040BTU 94.66

Region-II
Sindh and Punjab (Excluding Potohar Region) @ 950 BTU 86.48

Downward adjustment in CNG consumer price has been necessitated owing to decrease in gas sale price for CNG stations by the Federal Govt. These prices will stay in vogue till such time any further notification is issued.

CNG price notification is available at website (www.ogra.org.pk

For more information, contact:
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA)
Plot #54, Fazal-e-Haq Road, Near PIA Building,
Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: registrar@ogra.org.pk
Tel: +9251 922 1707