Press Releases


INES Publishes Evaluation of Gas Storage Act

The Initiative Energien Speichern e.V. (INES) has presented an evaluation of the German Gas Storage Act today. The storage industry describes its experiences with the regulations for gas storage introduced…

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INES presents January Update of Gas Scenarios

The Initiative Energien Speichern e. V. (INES) published another update of its scenarios on the gas supply in Germany in winter 2022/23 and on re-filling gas storages before winter 2023/24…

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INES Publishes Guide to the Gas Storage Act

The Initiative Energien Speichern e.V. (INES) has today published a guideline for the implementation of the Gas Storage Act. In less than ten weeks, the storage industry is thus presenting…

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Gas Storage Act puts System Operators in front of enormous Challenges

The German Parliament (Bundestag) today debated the so-called Gas Storage Act and passed regulatory changes to the Energy Economy Act (Energiewirtschaftsgesetz, EnWG) connected therewith. The Gas Storage System Operators are…

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New draft creates further uncertainty in the gas market

Today, a new draft bill by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action on the Gas Storage Act became known. The further development of the planned interventions…

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Changes to Gas Storage Act Save Planned Supply Provisions for Upcoming Winter

A recent government draft for an Introduction of Gas Storage Level Targets Act fails in its current form to ensure the goal of a more secure gas supply in gas…

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