December 17, 2022, 18:10 – Public News Service – OSN

According to the newspaper Die Welt, the onset of severe cold prevented Germany implement a plan to save gas. Write about it RIA Novosti.

According to the source, today the temperature in the country has fallen by more than one percent per day, which has led to an increase in gas consumption for space heating.

Despite the fact that gas consumption is still 13% lower than last year, savings have not been achieved. Consumption is up 14% from last week.

The head of the Federal Network Agency, Klaus Müller, addressed the people of Germany with an urgent warning. He said the country lost a percentage point in gas storage on Monday. In this regard, he advised the Germans to refrain from excessive consumption of gas despite the cold snap.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that the first floating ship was opened in the city of Wilhelmshaven in northern Germany. LNG terminal.

By opinion Tino Khrupalla, co-chairman of the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, said LNG terminals will not help Germany cope with the energy crisis.

The increase in gas supplies from the Russian Federation to China was discussed on the air of the Public News Service, more details in material.