“The role of the Southern Gas Corridor is very important for Italy,” said Vannia Gava, Undersecretary of State at the Ministry of Ecological Transition of the Italian Republic, APA-Economics reports.
According to her, affordable gas prices, as well as the integration of renewable energy sources into the electricity grid plays an important role in the security, and diversification of gas supply.
“The Trans Adriatic Pipeline itself is about $ 8.8 billion. cubic meters of Azerbaijani gas. This year Italy imported about 2 bln. cubic meters of gas. One of the postulates of energy security is diversification of sources and routes.,” noted Vannia Gava.