The Ministry of Energy and Mines (MINEM) is collaborating with the Regional Government of Ayacucho to make the widespread adoption of natural gas project viable in this region, advance in the development of the Gasoducto del Sur and implement programs that allow the population to have energy at a lower price.
With this objective, the Vice Minister of Hydrocarbons of the MINEM Enrique Bisetti Solari met with the Regional Governor of Ayacuchano Wilfredo Oscorima Núñez and ratified the commitment of the administration of Minister Oscar Vera Gargurevich to make the Integrated Gas Transportation System – Southern Zone of Peru a reality.
In this sense, he indicated that work is being done jointly with the regional government to advance the project for the construction of natural gas networks for Huamanga, intended for vehicular, residential and commercial use, generating more employment and development in the region.
“Ayacucho is a very important part of the project for the widespread use of natural gas, and it is a priority region. We want to start building networks for central and southern Peru in Ayacucho, Cusco and Ucayali,” added Bisetti Solari.
For his part, the General Director of Hydrocarbons at the MINEM Carlo De Los Santos announced that S/ 21 million will be invested in the construction of 33 kilometers of natural gas networks in Ayacucho, a regulation and measurement station, with the possibility of complement the project with CNG stations.
Governor Oscorima expressed his willingness to accelerate the execution of the projects, highlighting the importance of joint work between the State authorities, for the benefit of the population.
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