Ukraine pumped into storage nearly nine billion cubic meters of gas

Украина закачала в хранилища почти девять млрд кубов газа

Ukraine needs to pump for the winter just over 600 million cubic meters of gas

By November in the underground repository is planned to pump not less than 17 billion cubic meters of gas.

After completion of the heating season Ukraine increased gas reserves in underground storage of 8 billion 941,1 million cubic meters this is evidenced by Ukrtransgaz.

So, from 8 April to 6 October stockpiles increased by 2.2 times, from 7 billion 435,16 million cubic meters to 16 billion 376,26 million cubic meters.

At the same time of the heating season 2017/18 Ukraine came out with the lowest in the last four seasons reserves in storage.

It is expected that gas reserves in underground storage facilities by 1 November 2018 will amount to 17 billion cubic meters.

It should be noted that during the seven months of 2018 Ukraine increased gas consumption by 2.6% to 19.5 billion cubic meters.

Note, in 2017 Ukraine has reduced gas consumption by 6.3% to 28.4 billion cubic meters. Thus in 2013, gas consumption fell by almost 30%.


News from the Telegram. Subscribe to our channel