The level of gas reserves in European underground storage facilities (UGS) is now approaching 87%, while the gas storage in Bulgaria, in Chiren, is more than 72% full.
According to bourgas.ru, the level of gas reserves in European underground storage facilities (UGS)) is now approaching 87%, while the gas storage in Bulgaria, in Chiren, is more than 72% full. This is evidenced by the data of the Association of Gas Infrastructure Operators of Europe (Gas Infrastructure Europe – GIE).
Gas injection at LNG facilities in Europe shows a positive trend in almost all countries. Only in Poland and Denmark in recent days, warehouses have been emptied minimally, by 0.22 and 0.13%, respectively.
As of September 21, filling stations in Europe were 86.67% full.
The most filled gas storages in Europe are in Portugal (100%), Poland (98.10%), Denmark (94.85%), Sweden (90.81%) and Germany (90.53%).
The least filled gas storage facilities are in Latvia (52.24%), Hungary (70.77%), Bulgaria (71.64%) and Austria (75.68%).
In order to achieve a higher filling level of the gas storage in Bulgaria, during the injection period and improve the use of free storage capacities, starting from August 18, 2022, up to a month of storage are added to the existing capacity reservation auctions (RBP) on the Platform (RBP) during the current gas month. four additional storage capacity auctions.