Energy, Cingolani: “Italy will have to save at least 7% of gas”

Energy, Cingolani: “Italy will have to save at least 7% of gas”

Energy, Cingolani:

“We have established a regulation for gas savings quantified at 15%, first on a voluntary basis, and which then, in the event of an energy emergency, can become mandatory”. Thus the Italian energy minister, Roberto Cingolani, in describing the EU gas saving plan in view of the winter, which extends “for a period that goes from August 1st to March 31st”. “15% has been calculated on the basis of the local conditions of each individual country. For Italy, therefore, we are talking specifically about 7% compared to the annual gas average of the last five years”, added the minister. Minister Cingolani stressed that Italy had already foreseen, at the time of its gas differentiation plan, a savings program “which is equal to or greater than this 7%”, highlighting how the country is already in line with the requests. EU. “The second step of the EU will be to understand how to distribute gas at a European level to the countries in greatest need”, he concluded.