The parties discussed cooperation in the gas sector, placing a special focus on the preparations for the 2016–2017 autumn/winter period. It was noted that Gazprom would secure reliable gas supplies to consumers in the coming winter. To that end, gas reserves accumulation continues at the Abovyanskoye UGS facility with the purpose of easing peak loads.
The meeting also touched upon the General Scheme of Gas Supply to and Gasification of the Armenian Republic, a draft of which had been developed by Gazprom.
Alexey Miller visited Gazprom Armenia today and introduced Grant Tadevosyan, the newly appointed Director General, to the company’s staff. Vardan Arutyunyan, the former Director General of Gazprom Armenia, entered the civil service.