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Russia’s Gazprom Continues Piping Gas to Europe via Ukraine

Russia’s Gazprom Continues Piping Gas to Europe via Ukraine

Thursday, 7 April, 2022 - 06:15
The logo of Gazprom Germania is pictured at their headquarters, in Berlin, Germany, April 1, 2022. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Russian state-owned gas producer Gazprom continued to supply natural gas to Europe via Ukraine on Thursday in line with requests from European consumers.

Requests stood at 105.4 million cubic meters for April 7, down from the 108.4 million cubic meters requested on the previous day, the Interfax news agency reported, citing Ukraine's gas pipeline operator.

Reuters reported that the physical flow of Russian gas via the Yamal-Europe pipeline at the German border point of Mallnow reversed eastwards from Poland to Germany on Thursday morning, data from the Gascade pipeline operator showed.

According to the data, physical flows at Mallnow switched from flowing at 74,625 kilowatt-hours per hour (kWh/h) into Germany, to instead flowing east into Poland at 3,027,950 kWh/h) from 0500 GMT.

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