The volume of Russian gas supplies to Austria decreased by 15%. As reported ITAR-TASS, said in an interview with Austrian television head of gas division of the energy operator E-Control Bernhard Paints,
In short supply, according to Pinza was recorded on Thursday, March 11. "One of the explanations for this in Russia is filling the gas storage, so less gas is used for transit and export to Europe," he said.
At the same time in the Austrian oil and gas company OMV, according to the newspaper Die Presse, said that there were pre-notified of the reduction in gas supplies. According to OMV, this situation will continue over the next few days.
Previously on the reduction of gas supplies complained Poland. As stated in the Polish state oil and gas company PGNiG, gas supplies from the East 10 September fell by 45 percent compared with the amount requested by the purchaser from the Russian "Gazprom". On Thursday a decline of approximately 10 percent was also recorded Slovak gas company SPP. In the Russian gas concern information about the reduction of the volumes of fuel in these countries denied.
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