Project Details
Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) Natural Gas Pipeline Project, Phase 3
Country:Regional
Sector:Energy
Summary:The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India Natural Gas Pipeline (TAPI) Project aims to export up to 33 billion cubic meters (bcm) of natural gas per year through a proposed approximately 1,800-kilometer (km) pipeline from Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, Pakistan and India.
Expected Outcome:The project's outcome is a natural-gas pipeline consortium established and engaged under a public-private partnership.
Expected Outputs:
  • Project Investment Market Study Report detailing the requirements of prospective project developers, financiers, and insurers
  • Operations Agreement, Network Code, Consortium Agreement and Host Country Agreements
Date Approved:2012
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2016
Funding Type:Technical Assistance
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $1,500,000
Shared: $850,000 (Governments of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India)
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page