Our peers and market shares
Terna (Italy): is the main Grid owner and is responsible for High Voltage electricity transmission and dispatching throughout the national territory
Enagas (Spain): is the Technical Manager of the Spanish Gas System and the main carrier of natural gas
REE - Red Eléctrica de España (Spain): manages the transmission grid and acts as sole transmission agent. It is also the System Operator
National Grid (UK): operates in the regulated businesses of transmission and distribution of electricity and gas mainly in UK and northeastern US
As an integrated Group, operating in the Italian regulated gas sector, Snam also compares itself to the main players operating in the same business:
- in the natural gas transmission, peers operate primarily in Europe and are represented by GTE, the Gas Transmission Europe, an organization representing 30 main players of the sector.
Market share (2020)
In Italy, Snam is responsible for natural gas transportation,dispatching and storage as well as regasification of liquefied natural gas (LNG). With respect to the these three core business sectors, Snam is the largest in Europe in terms of the size of its transmission network (over 41,000 km, including international assets) and in terms of natural gas storage capacity (around 20 billion cubic metres, including international assets). Relative to regasification business, Snam is one of the largest continental operators through the Panigaglia terminal and its equity investments in the Livorno (OLT) and Rovigo (Adriatic LNG) systems, as well as in Revithoussa (DESFA) in Greece, for total pro quota regasification capacity of around 8.5 billion cubic metres annually.
|BUSINESS||DATA||MARKET POSITION (ITALY)||MARKET SHARE (ITALY)|
|Transport||32,647 km of gas pipelines||1 st||> 90%|
|Storage||12,020 million m 3 of storage capacity (strategic storage excluded)||1 st||> 90%|
|Regasification||> 3.5 BCM of regasification capacity of the terminal||3 rd||> 20%|
10 August 2021 - 16:02 CEST