Trans Adriatic Pipeline Project

Location:

Regional

Project number:

45690

Business sector:

Natural resources

Notice type:

Private

ESIA disclosed:

19 Dec 2017

Status:

Board Approved

Target board date:

04 Jul 2018

Project description

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline ("TAP" or the "Project") is a 878 km cross-border natural gas pipeline, currently under construction, stretching from the Greek/Turkish border (near Kipoi) to Italy (near San Foca) after crossing Greece, Albania and the Adriatic Sea. TAP's initial capacity will be 10 billion cubic meters of natural gas.

ESIA disclosure package

During the active consultation period, the Client has disclosed the ESIA package on the following website: 
https://www.tap-ag.com/resource-library/reference-documents/esia-documents

The National ESIAs (and related ESIA amendments), in English and the local languages (e.g. Greek, Albanian and Italian)  are disclosed here.

National ESIAs

A Supplemental Lenders’ Information Package (SLIP), including but not limited to the Environmental and Social Management Plans (ESMPs), Stakeholder Engagement Plans (SEPs), Environment, Social and Cultural Heritage Overview, Livelihood Restoration Plans and other supporting ESIA documentation are disclosed below.

https://www.tap-ag.com/resource-library/reference-documents/project-finance-disclosure

SLIP

Finally, an Environmental and Social Action Plan (ESAP) has been also been prepared.

Full ESIA availability

Full ESIA documentation is available locally at:

Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG Greece
5, Chatzigianni Mexi street
115 28 Athens, Greece
Phone: +30 213 0104500
Fax: +30 213 0104533
tapgreece@tap-ag.com

Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG Albania
Building No.12 (ABA Business Centre), 9th Floor, Office No.906
Papa Gjon Pali II street, 1010 Tirana, Albania
Phone: +355(4)4 306 937
Fax: +355(4)2 265 685
tapshqiperi@tap-ag.com

Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG Italy
Via Giovanni Giolitti 60
1st floor (inside Termini Station)
00185 Rome, Italy
Phone: +39 06 697 6501
Fax: +39 06 6976 5032
tapitalia@tap-ag.com

Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG
Lindenstrasse 2
6340 Baar, Switzerland
Phone: +41 41 747 3400
Fax: +41 41 747 3401
enquiries@tap-ag.com

And

Athens Resident Office
6, Othonos Street, 5th Floor
105 57 Athens, Greece
Tel: +30 211 1064 300
RO-Athens@ebrd.com

Tirana Resident Office
Torre Drin Building, 4th Floor
Abdi Toptani Street
Tirana, Albania
Tel: +355 4 2232 898
RO-Tirana@ebrd.com

Enquiries

General/Environmental and social enquiries

Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG
Lindenstrasse 2
6340 Baar, Switzerland
Phone: +41 41 747 3400
Fax: +41 41 747 3401
enquiries@tap-ag.com

This document was prepared at an early stage of project development, before consideration by the EBRD Board of Directors. Details of a project may change following disclosure.

Environmental and Social Impact Assessments and ESIA summaries are produced by project sponsors, and the EBRD makes them available without any comment or implied endorsement. Any views expressed or statements made in the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment or the ESIA Summary do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the EBRD.

Last updated 25 June 2014