Press Release - Siófok, 16 January 2009
Thursday Hungary's gas consumption was 57 Mcm. It includes the
consumption of the category I. which was lifted yesterday at 10.00.
There wasn't any incoming gas from Ukraine, but we received 4 Mcm
from Austria for domestic use, 2.7 Mcm was transmitted to Serbia and 1
Mcm to Bosnia-Herzegovina. There was further 2 Mcm transmitted Serbia
from domestic production.
The expected gas consumption for today is 57-59 Mcm.
The maximum volume of available resources for today is 66 Mm3. 53 Mcm
from underground storages, 9 Mcm from domestic production, 4 Mcm from
western import; their availability is being negotiated.
The available resources ensure the resource-consumption balance for today without any consumer restriction.
The Hungarian transmission system is ready to receive the gas
delivery from Ukraine, however the FGSZ Ltd has not yet received any