Gas hub to expand in Italy as UK wanes in $900bn market

Pipe sections for the Trans Adriatic gas pipeline sit on the dockside at the cargo port of Alexandroupolis, Greece, on Feb. 23, 2017. The Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) will transport Caspian natural gas to Europe crossing Northern Greece, Albania and the Adriatic Sea coming ashore in Southern Italy to connect the Italian gas network to the Trans Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP). Photographer: Konstantinos Tsakalidis/Bloomberg
Pipe sections for the Trans Adriatic gas pipeline sit on the dockside at the cargo port of Alexandroupolis, Greece, on Feb. 23, 2017. The Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) will transport Caspian natural gas to Europe crossing Northern Greece, Albania and the Adriatic Sea coming ashore in Southern Italy to connect the Italian gas network to the Trans Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP). Photographer: Konstantinos Tsakalidis/Bloomberg