Monday, November 11, 2013 - 15:08
Taqa Selling Stake in Dutch Gas Pipeline
Abu Dhabi National Energy, also known as Taqa, has agreed to sell its 40% stake in a natural gas pipeline in the Netherlands. Under an agreement, the company will sell its stake in Noordgastransport (NGT) to the Danish pension fund PensionDanmark for about $240 million, The National reports. Subject to regulatory approvals, the deal is expected to close by the end of the year. Operated by GDF Suez E&P, the pipeline consists about 470 kilometres of pipelines with a daily gas transportation capacity of about 42 million cubic metres.