In line with a Government Decree, total allocations for the design and construction of the infrastructure is increasing for the supply of natural gas to 244 communities throughout the country. It has already been signed by Irakli Garibashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia.
Adjustment implies a 3-year plan of gas supply, which has been endorsed and thus Georgian Gas Transportation Company should ensure the implementation of design and construction works for the supply of natural gas to 39 698 subscribers in 244 communities of the country during 2022-2024. Total cost of works is 135 272 350 GEL.
In line with the Government Decree, required financial resources will be solicited by the Ministry of Finance of Georgia and Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, which will ultimately be reflected in budget earmarkings for 2022-2024. Also, design and construction works for natural gas supply will be funded from the State Budget allocations for 2023.
Amendments have been made to the Government Decree N2120 dated October 29, 2020 On the Implementation of Measures in Support of Natural Gas Supply to the Population of Georgia in 2022-2024.