Kassel, 9 March 2023: astora has successfully allocated additional storage capacities for storage year 23/24 at the Rehden storage facility via the PRISMA capacity platform. The auction was announced on 3 March and the auction date was set for 9 March. The offered capacity of 0.988 TWh was fully marketed.
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.