Press Release - Siófok, 14 January 2009 07.30
Tuesday Hungary's gas consumption was 63.9 Mcm. There wasn't any
incoming gas from Ukraine, but we received 8.2 Mcm from Austria, from
which 4 Mcm came for domestic use, altogether 4.2 Mcm was transmitted to
Serbia (2.7 Mcm) and Bosnia-Herzegovina (1.5 Mcm).
The expected gas consumption for today is 60-62 Mcm. The volume of
available resources for today is 66 Mcm. 53 Mcm from underground
storages, 9 Mcm from domestic production, 4 Mcm from western import; the
availability of these resources has been confirmed.
We maintain restriction category I.
The available resources ensure the resource-consumption balance. The
Hungarian transmission system is still ready to receive the gas delivery
from Ukraine, however no official notification has arrived so far.