Moldova: natural gas consumption has grown significantly against the background of a cold spring, which has led to a significant excess of the limit fixed in the contract with Gazprom.
The Moldovagaz press service reported this, noting that, due to the cold spring and the uncharacteristic growth of natural gas consumption in Moldova, including by the enterprises of the heat and power sector, the limit of gas consumption, fixed in the contract between companies Gazprom and Moldovagaz, was significantly exceeded. As of April 2021, this limit was set at 69.3 million cubic meters, one of the highest rates over the past 10 years. At the same time, the actual gas withdrawal amounted to 99.6 million cubic meters at the end of the month (+ 40% of the planned level). The increase in consumption ...