Siófok, 07 January 2009
The natural gas consumption of the country was 68 Mm3 on Tuesday.
As a result of the category I restriction introduced yesterday at 20.30, which already affected yesterday's consumption, the expected consumption for today is 64 Mm3.
The available quantity for today is 64 Mm3 (52 Mm3 underground storages, 9 Mm3 domestic production, 3 Mm3 western import).
For the sake of increasing the safety of supply and the safety of the supply for the protected consumers (commnunal and residential) the FGSZ Ltd introduces restriction category II from 8.00 o'clock together with the notification of the Hungarian Energy Office. If the consumption-resource balance requires, we will take further action.
Today, on Wednesday at 14.00 we are giving a PRESS CONFERENCE concerning the current situation in the FGSZ Ltd headquarters.
Venue: FGSZ Zrt. H-8600 Siófok, Tanácsház u. 5. (GPS coordinates: 46° 54,273' 18° 03,242')
Date: 07 January 2009 14.00
We are looking forward to seeing you there and thank you for your report.
For more information on the restrictions on natural gas consumption: