astora allocates capacities at the Jemgum storage facility
Kassel. astora has successfully allocated capacities at the Jemgum gas storage facility for the period from 1 April 2018 to 1 April 2019. The offered working gas volume amounting to a total of 1.3 terawatt hours was sold in its entirety in three different key procedures via the PRISMA capacity platform. Further auctions for the 2018/2019 storage year are being planned.
astora GmbH & Co. KG, based in Kassel, Germany, is one of the largest natural gas storage operators in Europe. The company maintains one of the largest natural gas storage facilities in Western Europe at Rehden in Northern Germany, which has a working gas volume of more than four billion cubic metres. In addition, the storage company also holds capacities in the second largest storage facility in Central Europe, located in Haidach, Austria. In order to secure natural gas supplies to Europe, the company is currently developing the Jemgum natural gas storage facility on the German-Dutch border.