The Russian company Gazprom said that Europe has already withdrawn from its underground gas storage facilities (UGS) more than half of the volume of gas injected last year.
“According to Gas Infrastructure Europe, more than half of the volume of gas injected last year has already been raised from underground storage facilities in Europe. On January 10, extraction reached 55.6%, or 26.6 billion cubic meters. m of gas “, – said in channel “Gazprom” in Telegram.
It is noted that gas reserves in European UGS facilities are at their lowest levels for this season in a long history.
Igor Yushkov, leading analyst of the National Energy Security Fund, expert of the Financial University under the Government of Russia, in an interview with FBA “Economics Today” commented on the situation on the gas market in Europe.