astora successfully markets Haidach capacity for storage year 2022/23
Kassel, 11 February 2022: astora has successfully allocated the remaining storage capacities for storage year 22/23 in the Haidach storage facility on the PRISMA capacity platform. The auction was announced on 1 February and the auction date was set for 10 February with 24 hours' notice. The capacity offered was fully marketed. astora's expectations regarding the demand and the result were exceeded.
astora GmbH, based in Kassel, is part of the SEFE Group and 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 about four billion cubic metres. In addition, the storage company also markets its capacity in the second largest storage facility in Central Europe, located in Haidach, Austria. In order to secure natural gas supplies to Europe, astora also operates and markets 5/6 of the capacity in the Jemgum cavern storage facility on the German-Dutch border.