No. 51

16 September 1996


Maghreb-Europe Gas Pipeline Prepares For 1 November Inauguration

The Maghreb-Europe Gas (MEG) pipeline is being tested prior to the start of commercial operations, which should begin in late October, and its official inauguration on 1 November. Mr. Manuel Fontanilla Torres, project manager for the Moroccan section of the pipeline, told an International Energy Agency gas conference in Berlin on 3 September that sections of the pipeline are being...