IEA advises EU to prepare for winter without Russian gas supplies

IEA advises EU to prepare for winter without Russian gas supplies

Europe should prepare for cutting off Russian natural gas supplies this coming winter, Fatih, head of the International Energy Agency (IEA), said alt=”IEA recommends EU to prepare for winter without Russian gas supplies” />

Birol in an interview, Interfax reports.

According to him, in the near future Gazprom may continue to reduce supply of gas to the EU to prevent underground gas storage from filling up.

In this Head of the IEA considers it justified to remove the restrictions on the production of coal-fired power plants, and urged not to rush to close nuclear power plants.

Previously, Birol noted that lowering the heating temperature by two degrees in the houses of Europe would save about 20 billion cubic meters. m of natural gas coming from the Russian Federation.