New Delhi, Dec 10: Country's largest gas transmission and marketing company GAIL (India) today said it has inked a pact with Reliance Gas Transportation Infrastructure Ltd (RGTIL) for transmission of natural gas from the Krishna Godavari(KG) basin.
The agreement provides for transportation of natural gas from the exploration block located in the Krishna-Godavari(KG) Basin in the east coast of the country through GAIL's network and for booking of capacity by GAIL in RGTIL's East-West pipeline, company statement said.
GAIL currently has a network of about 6,700 km with transmission capacity of about 150 MMSCMD.
RGTIL is laying a 48 inch (diameter), 1400 km long East-West pipeline from Kakinada to Gujarat, the statement added.
The Gas Transmission Agreement (GTA) is a sequel to the Memorandum of Understanding (M0U) signed between the two Companies in March this year for cooperation in identified areas in natural gas sector.