Making the Moffat interconnection point bi-directional.
The interconnection point at Moffat is currently physically uni-directional with gas flowing from the United Kingdom to Ireland. Project PCI 5.1.1 would make the Moffat interconnection point bi-directional. The project would involve:
Gas Networks Ireland was allocated funding by the EU Commission for feasibility studies for physical reverse flow at Moffat (PCI 5.1.1) following a successful application through the EU Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA). Funding of 50% of the total budget for the feasibility studies was granted under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the maximum grant allowed for studies.