astora successfully commercialises capacities at the Haidach storage facility

Kassel, 24 February 2016. astora has allocated capacities at the Haidach storage facility successfully via the trading platform store-x. The entire capacities for the storage year 2016/2017 for 212 lots overall, each containing a working gas volume of 13,200 MWh, were sold in a non-discriminatory keyed procedure. The withdrawal capacity for each lot was 6.6 MWh/h, the injection capacity 3.9 MWh/h.

Furthermore, astora will offer storage products at the Jemgum storage facility via the trading platform store-x for the 2016/2017 storage year on March 1 and 2, 2016. All relevant information is available for downloading from in the user section or in the download section at

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.


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