GNL Italia is the Snam company which owns and manages the LNG (liquefied natural gas) regasification plant at Panigaglia (La Spezia). The company was founded in July 2001 in order to receive under conferral, detain and manage the activities carried out by Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. in the regasification of LNG.
This operation created a centre of excellence in the liquefied natural gas industry.
- Regasification code
- Thermal year 2012/2013
In this section users can find chapters and attachments making up the Regasification code. In compliance to article 3 of the 115/07 Resolution, references to provisions of the Regasification code are reported with their related coming into force.
In this section users can find regasification capacities, tariffs and information on the current Thermal Year.
LNG is natural gas brought to a temperature of -162°. The liquid state enables the transport of
gas with methane ships and its import from producing countries which are not connected via
The Lng plant in Panigaglia has been working since 1971. It the first plant for reception and re-gasification of liquefied natural gas built in Italy.
Safety and environment
Since its founding, Gnl Italia has put great attention into the proper integration of the plant
in the surrounding landscape, safeguarding environment and preserving the safety of the community
it operates in.