Česká plynarenská to build gas pipeline to Austria

The Czech gas company Česká plynarenská will start building a gas pipeline to Austria in the spring, the business weekly Euro wrote in its latest issue out on Monday. The completion of the pipeline, which should be called Mozart, is scheduled for 2013. Česká plynárenská, which imports Norwegian gas to the Czech Republic, wants to build gas storage tanks with a capacity of 400 to 500 million cubic meters and connect them to Austrian gas pipeline West-Austria-Gasleitung owned by the OMV concern.