Gas prices skyrocket in Europe again

In Germany, the certification of the Nord Stream-” has been stopped, having named the conditions for Russia.

The media report that today, for the first time since October 27, the price of gas in Europe, which was fixed at the ICE exchange, has risen by more than $ 1,000 per 1,000 cubic meters.

According to analysts, the reason for such a jump in prices for blue fuel may be the decline in the nominations for the supply of fuel to Europe from Norway, which dropped by 10% per day. If earlier it was assumed that it would be 345.7 million cubic meters, now we are talking about 310.9 million cubic meters, according to the Gassco service.

The growth was also influenced by the decision made by Gazprom to refuse to book additional capacities of natural gas that could be delivered to Poland through Ukraine.

Judging by the results of the auction the day before, the Ukrainian GTS offered to become an operator for the delivery in December 9 , 8 million cubic meters per day, which would be supplied through the station “Sudzha” and 5.2 million & # 8211; through Sokhranovka, but the operator's offer turned out to be unclaimed.

As a result, according to the results of tenders for pumping fuel, the growth of a cubic meter of gas in Europe exceeded $ 960 per 1,000.

At the same time, it became known that the German side made a decision to suspend certification of Nord Stream 2.

As reported by Bloomberg, the Federal Network Agency (FSA) of Germany announced that Nord Stream 2 AG will receive certificate only after reorganization of the operator, which must comply with German laws.

In particular, the operator is proposed to create a subsidiary in Germany that would be in charge of the German part of the highway.

Recall that the headquarters Nord Stream 2 AG is located in Zug, Switzerland. The procedure for issuing the document will continue when the main assets and employees are transferred to a new, German, & # 8220; daughter & # 8221;, explained the regulator.

On the eve of the German regulator said that Naftogaz “And” Ukrainian GTS Operator “.

As Topnews previously wrote, US President Joe Biden issued a decree that allows the imposition of sanctions against & # 8220; SP-2 & # 8221;, as well as other Russian energy projects.


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